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HR Strategy and Planning Manager, APAC

Job Title: HR Strategy and Planning Manager, APAC
Location: Singapore
Reference: 0BD5C572CB197BDA
Job Published: January 06, 2022 00:06

Job Description

foodpanda is the largest food and grocery delivery platform in Asia, outside of China. Operating in more than 400 cities across 12 markets, we continue to expand and grow in our core food delivery business, as well as in new verticals like grocery deliveries, with a strong tech infrastructure at our core. From our restaurants-partners, cloud kitchens and cloud grocery stores foodpanda is just one tap away, getting everything you need into your hands quickly and conveniently!

We are looking for enthusiastic problem solvers to join us in scaling our platform, to digitalise businesses in Asia, uplift rider livelihoods and build a hyper-convenient platform for our customers. If you love working with technology to create solutions and are not afraid to roll up your sleeves to get things done, you will find your tribe here at foodpanda. Our diverse and high-performing team comprises people from more than 60 nationalities, and we welcome all experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives. Up for an exciting new career?

We are looking for a highly-driven HR Strategy and Planning Manager, APAC to join our regional team.

In this exciting highly visible new role under the HR Strategy team, you will be focusing on three main areas:

  • Developing the HR Strategy and roadmap for our People team,
  • Planning and managing our People budgets, and
  • Managing workforce planning for the company.
  • The impact you will create will be immense. If this sounds interesting to you, check out the below for more details of the role and what were looking for.

    Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and/or update the companys HR strategy on a periodic cadence, including identifying and prioritising major cross-functional OKRs and initiatives by synthesising:I. Internal business performance and competenciesII. External trends (market, customer, competitor, regulatory, technological etc)
  • Provide inputs and advice to the leadership team on key issues (e.g. strategic initiatives, business priorities and major investments) based on clear issue framing, systems-level thinking and rigorous analyses
  • Support the design and implementation of the HR Operating Model, and its associated roles, processes and technology
  • Manages the HR budget setting/review process including creation and monitoring of budgets
  • Design and implement a workforce planning process in collaboration with key HR and Finance teams
  • Manages and facilitates the planning and allocation of workforce and headcount, including the change and communication process for headcount targets
  • Leveraging data and reporting for headcount updates, headcount budgets and ensuring data driven decisions are being made by our leaders and partners
  • Staying abreast of best practices for workforce planning (talent mix, location strategy) and serving as the subject matter expert for our business leaders and HR teams
  • Requirements:

  • A degree with good honours from a top tier university in any discipline with 5-10 years of experience in HR strategy planning, workforce planning or management consulting
  • Ability to construct and deliver clear presentations to senior company executive
  • Experience in analysing and quantifying complex strategic issues tied to long term People operations growth
  • A love for numbers and problem-solving, with strong ability to think creatively
  • Experience in managing complex, cross-functional projects
  • A natural leader who displays integrity, humility and responsibility, with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to empathise and collaborate with stakeholders across functions and at all levels of experience
  • A self-starter and independent learner who takes the initiative to challenge the status quo
  • Ability to perform under pressure in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Advanced spreadsheet modelling skills
  • What we offer

  • A dynamic and challenging work environment.
  • A company committed to developing you personally and professionally.
  • A great working atmosphere with regular company and team events.
  • A vibrant and international team committed to diversity and inclusion.
  • Responsibility from day one in a fast growing and global company.
  • Other benefits include free food, health and dental insurance, and learning and development opportunities!
  • foodpanda is operated by the Delivery Hero Group (DH Group), the global leader in the food delivery industry, processing over 4 million orders daily, operating in 40+ markets, with over 25,000 employees and approximately 600,000+ restaurant partners worldwide.