Esther W.

Master's DegreeJKUAT

Kenya

Summary

I am a knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced human resources practioner. I have gained my experience through trainings and different dynamic work environments. I have over ten years’ experience in strategy development and implementation, change management, HR systems management, human resources operations including recruitment and selection, contracts management, benefits and compensation management, payroll administration and implementation of policies. I am currently working as a People & Culture Manager at WWF Regional Office for Africa. My current role is to give support to African countries. I previously worked as a HR Manager at Columbia Global Centers Africa- Columbia University. My role was to lead the HR function and advise management on HR related issues. I also worked for World Agroforestry Centre- ICRAF as a HR Officer and with British American Tobacco as a HR Service Center System Expert and also at AMREF Kenya as an Administrative Assistant. I have good communication, customer care skills, ability to take initiative, good interpersonal skills and have the ability to prioritize work. I am a holder of a Masters of Science Degree in Human Resources Management from Jomo Kenyatta University Kenya, a Higher Diploma in Human Resources Management and a Diploma in Business Administration both examined by the Kenya National Examination Council from IHRMK and Mombasa Polytechnic respectively. I also hold a Degree in Business Administration from the Kenya Methodist University. I am proficient and have hands on experience in computer applications including Microsoft office Suite, Internet and Outlook. I have worked with several systems including SAP (Personnel) SAP (TalenT a performance management tool), SQL (HR4U), and Oracle (PERPAY). My strong negotiation skills, technical HR knowledge makes me an employee of choice.

Experience

  • personnel / human resources
  • development
  • africa
  • water policy
  • implementation
  • kenya
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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