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Director of Human Resources

Posted November 23, 2022

Waldorf Astoria Heliopolis Towers Hotel
Cairo, Egypt
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Description

A Director of Human Resources will manage Human Resource related activities including succession planning, talent management, recruitment, learning and development and training, performance management, compensation and benefits, and employee relations initiatives.

What will I be doing?

As a Director of Human Resources, you will be responsible for the effective management and performance of all Human Resources related activities. This includes talent management, succession planning, learning and development and training, performance management, compensation and benefits, employee relations, and health and safety initiatives. Specifically, a Director of Human Resources will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Plan and forecast the short and long-term talent requirements for the hotel to support its business plans
  • Maintain a best practice recruitment approach, including the Company's vacancy management system, to attract the best applicants
  • Build a strong career and succession planning system to retain and develop talent
  • Implement training and development strategies to continuously improve performance and customer service
  • Oversee the hotel's human resources database and payroll system
  • Provide a framework for counseling, coaching, and welfare services
  • Manage the Opinion Survey and the calendar of Team Member social events
  • Manage and resolve, promptly and completely, all employee relations issues
  • Maintain an awareness of competitor human resources activities and best practices

Requirements

What are we looking for?

A Director of Human Resources serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Tertiary qualifications, or other collegiate-level degree, in Human Resources or related field, required
  • Previous human resources management experience in the hotel, leisure, and/or retail sector
  • Excellent leadership skills and exceptional communication skills
  • Strong commercial/business acumen
  • A passion for leadership and the vision to create a winning team

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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Waldorf Astoria Heliopolis Towers Hotel

El Saheed Sayed Zakaria Street
Cairo
Egypt

+20-22-2677730

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Our Hotel

Welcome to the landmark Heliopolis Towers Hotel, set in the presidential quarter near Cairo International Airport, the business district and the Cairo International Convention Centre. Luxurious with a high sense of Egyptian heritage, our hotel has a wealth of amenities including an astonishing range of dining options and the largest event space in Cairo. Feel inspired in a setting of lush gardens, palm trees and a sunlit grand atrium, and count on unrivaled service tailored especially to you.

Guest rooms feel positively residential with a marble entryway, wood floors, a sumptuous king bed, floor-to-ceiling windows, plush seating and a marble bathroom. Choose a suite to enjoy a private bedroom and available kitchenette, dining table and whirlpool tub.

Other hotel indulgences:

  • 8 restaurants and bars featuring global cuisines and indoor/outdoor settings
  • Wellness spa with private treatment rooms and a beauty salon
  • Two outdoor pools, a kids pool and options of cabanas and poolside dining
  • 24-hour fitness center, squash courts and outdoor tennis courts
  • 6,400 sq. m. of chic event space to accommodate up to 2,500 guests

Our Heliopolis hotel is close to several of Egypt's most popular and ancient attractions such as the Cairo Opera House, Egyptian Museum, and the Sphinx and Pyramids of Giza. We're also pleased to arrange hotel pickup service from Cairo's airport.