Human Resources Director

Plan, govern, and execute HR policies, activities, and strategies.
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What's it like to be a Human Resources Director?

Human Resource Directors oversee the HR department’s day-to-day operations, from recruitment, training programs, payroll, benefits, and performance appraisals. Additionally, they ensure that the company complies with local laws and DOLE guidelines. They typically work in an office environment, working closely with HR managers and senior leadership.

Human Resources Director

Tasks and duties

  • Developing HR processes with regard to recruitment, compensation, and benefits.
  • Planning training programs.
  • Designing performance appraisal systems.
  • Ensuring adherence and compliance with local labor laws.
  • Overseeing all HR activities and initiatives.
  • Leading in the execution of HR strategies.

How to become a Human Resources Director

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To become a Human Resources Director, you need a combination of qualifications and experience.

  1. Graduate with a bachelor degree in HR Management, Business Administration, Behavioral Science, or Psychology.

  2. Seek 5 to 10 years of experience in an HR Management role.

  3. Get familiarized with the Labor Code of the Philippines.

  4. Attain SHRM-CP (Society for Human Resource Management-Certified Professional) or SHRM-SCP (Society for Human Resource Management-Senior Certified Professional) certification. 

  5. After gaining experience as an HR Director, consider progressing to a role such as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) or VP of Human Resources.

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Employment Law
Employee Relations
Key Stakeholder Management
Business Administration
Interpersonal Sensitivity
Assertive Communication
Remote Team Management
HR Strategy
Written Mandarin
HR Business Partnering
HR Operations
HR Policies
HR Systems
Data Analysis
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Latest review from 1 Human Resources Director surveyed on JobStreet.

Jun 2023
Reviewer's Qualification
Diploma of Human Resource and Industrial Relations
10+ years
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
The good things
I like working with and for people. The organization gives me that opportunity to serve the workers and their families.
The challenges
I do not like the way the superiors treat ordinary employees
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