Tiro - Human Resources - Johannesburg, South Africa

Nana Tiro

Johannesburg, South Africa


Human Resources


Plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the personnel, training, and labour relations activites. Provides strategic leadership and guidance regading human resource services, and ensuring that statutory compliance is achieved and in order to promote an informed, competent and motivated staff.

Work History

Human Resources Manager

Fibre Processing & Manufacturing SETA (FP&M)

From August 2012

Main Job Functions:

• Responsible for senior level decision making and both day to day management and strategic direction of the organisation;
• Develop operational plans with budgets for the execution of activities assigned to the Human Resource Division;
• Develop and implement a HR strategy in line with the strategic and annual performance plan. Ensure HR plans support the needs of the business but are also flexible enough to cope with changes in the organisation, as and when they occur;
• Provide strategic leadership and guidance to Management including the co-ordination and establishment of specific divisional measurements that support the accomplishment of the SETA's strategic goals and objectives across all departments/divisions;
• Provide information and reports on data such as staff turnover, references, cost per hire, training hours per person, etc;
• Managing and coordinate activities of external employment agencies, recruiters, consultants and temporary staffing agencies;
• Maintains organizational structure by establishing a recruiting, testing, and interviewing program; counseling managers on candidate selection; conducting and analyzing exit interviews; recommending changes;
• Develop and review Human Resource processes, policies, procedures and guidelines in order to promote the attainment of employer - employee relations, promote a high level of employee morale and motivation as well as compliance with relevant human resource prescripts;
• Coordinating and implementation of an overall talent management strategy including workforce planning; recruiting; training and development; performance planning, management and succession planning across departments/divisions;
• Facilitate and implementation of a performance management system throughout the organization; ensure that corrective actions is taken when needed pertaining to all aspects of the department's operations, all SETA staff and their performance including coaching and disciplining...

Human Resources Manager

Gauteng Tourism Authority

March 2006 - July 2012

Main Job Functions: • Ensure that the GTA is effectively supported in the application of the principles of organisational development. • Ensure that the right people are available at the right place at the right time to support the overall strategy of the GTA. • Ensure that the performance management system is implemented throughout the organisation. • Ensure that the Internship Programme is implemented effectively. • Ensure that the study assistance programme is implemented effectively. • Co-ordinate the employee Wellness programme. • Ensure development and implementation of relevant policies and procedures. • Ensure compliance with applicable legislation, policies and procedures. • Responsible for Labour Relations, i.e. paperwork trail for CCMA, attending CCMA conciliation and arbitration meetings on behalf of the organisation. Preparation and filing of all disciplinary proceedings and grievances and report to Senior Management. • Career path tracking, all employees' skills and qualifications. • Responsible for Employment Equity planning and reporting. • Ensure effective management of leave. • Effectively manage the business plan and the Human Resources budget.

Human Resources Officer

Gauteng Tourism Authority

May 2004 - February 2006

Main Job Functions: • Effectively support the HR Manager in the application of the principles of organisational development and the relevant transformational and transactional interventions • Effectively support the HR Manager in ensuring that the right people are available at the right place at the right time to support the overall strategy of the GTA • Provide effective support for the effective development and implementation of human resources related policies, processes and practices • Co-ordinate the internship programme • Co-ordinate the study assistance programme • Co-ordinate the control of employee leave • Co-ordinate the employee Wellness programme • Provide administrative assistance to the HR Manager regarding performance bonus, guaranteed 13th cheque, group scheme, study assistance

Human Resources Officer


November 2003 - April 2004

Main Job Functions: • Admin. of benefits afforded in terms of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the Labour Relations Act, as amended. • Maintain various aspects of the human resources system with exceptional record keeping and documentation. • Formulate statistics relevant to the Employment Equity Act, as amended. • Assist in compiling and independently maintain a job description system with real time performance criteria, goals and defined targets. • Compile relevant statistics as required to participate in numerous surveys. • Gather, interpret and analyse data, compile reports as required. • Feedback perceptions in the workplace to the HR Manager and offer effective solutions. • Minute taking and compilation of confidential minutes as well as typing policies. • Leave administration. • Assist with other aspects of Human Resources as required.

HR Admin Assistant

South African Airlink (Pty) Ltd

November 2001 - October 2003

Cabin Atendant

South African Airlink (Pty) Ltd

November 2000 - November 2001

I was first employed as a Cabin Attendant ensuring passengers safety.

Cabin Attendant

South African Airlink (Pty) Ltd

February 2000 - October 2000

I started as a Cabin Attendant and did that for a year. I was then appointed as a Consultant, selling fly-in packages. When that department shut down, I became the HR Admin Assistant responsible for all HR and related admin work. Reporting to the Executive Manager: Human Resources, I actually learned a lot. I was responsible for recruitment, training & development, IR, employee wellness, leave management. I even studied a Skills Development Facilitator Course.


Department of Education

February 1996 - January 2000

I was a teacher in a Junior Secondary School


Plastop (Pty) Ltd

June 1994 - July 1994

Company and Address: Plastop (Pty) Ltd
Post held: Printer



Plastop (Pty) Ltd

June 1994 - July 1994

Company and Address: Plastop (Pty) Ltd
Post held: Printer

We also quality assured all items prior to packaging them for shipping.

Qualifications & Certifications

Diploma in Labour Law

The Graduate Institute of Management & Technology

Human Resources Maangemetn


Skills Development Facilitator

Corporate College International


University of the Northwest

Human Resources Management

Damelin Management School

General Business Practice

Academy of Learning


Bethel High School

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