Job title: People Director
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Monthly
Salary: 30,000.00 AED
Location: Dubai
Job published: 2021-09-26
Job ID: 32138
Contact name: Katie Atkins
Contact email:

Job Description



People Director required for a tech based start-up in Dubai.


Location – Dubai

Salary 30-35k AED p/month


Skills and experience

  • Thorough knowledge of human resource management principles and best practices
  • Must have worked in Tech or e-Commerce environment
  • Excellent knowledge of employment legislation and regulations in the UAE
  • Hands-on attitude, a true team player and someone who really wants to build a great company culture
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Diligent and firm with high ethical standards
  • Talent Acquisition and building recruitment strategies


Key responsibilities

  • Champion a performance culture and continuously review productivity and employee development making recommendations for improvements.
  • Ensure legal compliance is met in all HR activities.
  • Co-ordinate remuneration policies and advise senior management on staff salaries in reference to external benchmarks.
  • Continuously review the responsibilities of the People's Department and make bold decisions when necessary.
  • Regularly meet with employees for progress reviews and assessments, discussing any problems or grievances they may have.
  • Give counsel and oversee complex employee relations issues such as grievance and disciplinary cases and manage difficult cases with professionalism.
  • Lead on special projects and communicate and direct on strategy and implementation.
  • Champion change initiatives getting buy-in from senior mgmt..