Business Partner Human Resources - South32. Hotazel Manganese Mines

Location: Hotazel Posted Date: March 21, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 571096710 Careermine Job Id: 1839076
About South32

South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America. We are also the owner of a high-grade zinc, lead and silver development option in North America and have several partnerships with junior explorers with a focus on base metals.

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come.

We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources.

Our South African Manganese mines are found in the manganese rich Kalahari Basin, in the country's Northern Cape, which is home to 80 per cent of the world's manganese ore body.


  • The purpose of the role is to embed company HR strategy and drive talent outcomes by providing specialist and professional HR guidance and support to relevant internal client groups with the objective to add value to the business.



  • Serious contenders will have Degree / BTECH / National Diploma in Human Resources with a minimum of 4 years relevant experience as a Human Resource Business Partner in a mining environment;
  • Knowledge of SAP HR is essential;
  • Knowledge of Human Resources practices including recruitment and selection, employee relations, labour law and relevant legislation is essential;
  • Previous Payroll experience will be advantageous.


  • Initiate and administrate the recruitment process up and to the exit process of each employee;
  • Implement and coordinate strategies for the employment of HDSA's;
  • Coordinate and facilitate site employment equity committees meeting;
  • Monitor the industrial relations climate;
  • Annalise and report on industrial relations matters;
  • Process employee promotions, movements, transfers, etc. on SAP;
  • Facilitate the Employee Wellness Program processes;
  • Compile and analyze weekly and monthly HR reports to Line Managers and HR Manager;
  • Facilitate all workforce planning activities and processes;
  • Responsible to ensure accuracy of structures on 1SAP System;
  • Responsible for implementing HR systems and to train line mangers on the use of the systems.

Our culture

At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We're focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.

We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.

South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.