Chief People Officer - Malaysia

  • Chief People Officer
  • Location: Malaysia
  • Leading Tech Start-Up

About Our Client

We are delighted to be partnering with a technology start-up to hire their Chief People Officer, based in Malaysia. They have raised significant funds and is looking to expand aggressively across the SEA Region.

Job Description

Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be working with the management team in driving and spearheading changes to the organization. You will ensure that the business has the people and organizational capabilities to support the business growth objectives through the provision of strategic customer-focused HR solutions. Concurrently and/or subsequently, the focus will move towards providing sound HR advisory to the business and continue fostering stronger HR tools such as talent management, employee development, performance management, and employee engagement. Lastly, it is to also create a fun and inclusive work environment where people can allow their creative juices to flow.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, you possess a minimum of 10 years of Human Resources or HR Consulting experience equipped with a degree in HR or its equivalence. The successful applicant should be ready to be both operational and strategic as this position would require the rolling up of sleeves to set up things from scratch. Having prior experience in an e-commerce, tech or start-up environment will be beneficial for the success of this role. You should have the innate ability to prioritise and manage conflicting priorities with strong stakeholder management skills to build relationships and influence through those relationships.

What's On Offer

Such a role will be suitable for candidates who love to create things from scratch and put their footprint in the transformation. Someone who is fun-loving, young at heart and wanting to create a positive and fun environment for employees would be ideal for this position.

Critical: Regional coverage in a highly matrix envrionment, team management and strong stakeholder relationship management

Location: Malaysia

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