Tuesday, 26 December 2017

Human Capital Internship at Sasria 2018

Sasria, a state-owned company, is the only short-term insurer in South Africa that provides affordable
voluntary cover against special risks such as civil commotion, public disorder, strikes, riots and terrorism to any individual, business, government or corporate entity that has assets in South Africa.

Sasria has a dual mandate – legislative mandate that directs our day-to-day business operations, and
a broader strategic mandate, like any other business in South Africa, to make a positive contribution to transforming our industry and our country, in order to make our country a better place for all her people.

“To protect the assets of all South African against extraordinary risks”

The vision will be achieved via our mission of driving sustainable and vibrant business by:
 Balancing shareholder value creation with having a positive social impact;
 Providing excellent customer service;
 Being clear and consistent in our communication;
 Developing the skills and capacity of own employees;
 Improving our current strategic current strategic partnerships, and establish new ones; and
 Providing innovative and relevant products;

The following values underpin Sasria’s pursuit of its stated vision and mission:
• Professionalism - we will treat our stakeholders – i.e. customers, employees and shareholders -
with respect and dedication while remaining accountable to them;
• Integrity - we will conduct ourselves in a manner that is fair, transparent and ethical, and uphold
high levels of equality and trust;
• Teamwork – in the performance of our tasks we will be guided by the ideals of unity of purpose,
cooperation and mutual respect;
• Innovation - we will create opportunities for creativity and learning and encourage same amongst
our employees; and
• Customer Centricity - We strive to meet and exceed our customer's expectations.

Job summary statement/purpose
Provide administrative support to the HC team for HC activities and projects in full compliance with
internal policies and procedures as well as applicable regulations and laws.

1. HC Administration
Assist with:
 Payroll administration
 Employee take on – capture all new employees onto payroll system
 Ensure correct leave allowances and balances appear on the payroll system
 Benefits administration (ensure medical aid declarations are up to date)
 Record keeping and updating of employee files

2. HC Operations
Assist with:
 Recruitment administration – Schedule interviews, liaise with recruiters and candidates,
prepare interview packs, maintain a recruitment spreadsheet)
 Employment Equity (Annual collection of EEA1 forms, collating of EE barriers as collected
from EE & SD forum members)
 Collate performance scorecards and rating sheets
 Employee relations
 Coordination of employee wellness initiatives; provide update on the approved employee
wellness plan
 BEE audits –data collation

3. HC Learning and development
Assist with:
 Training activity information collation
 Verify attendance of training
 Check alignment of training to PDP’s
 Capturing of training information
 Assist as and when required
4. HC Learning and development
Assist with:
 Arrangements of HC events
 Provide admin support for HC projects as per HC annual calendar
5. Ad hoc duties
 Perform any reasonable task as and when required by the Line Manager

 Analytical
 Detail oriented
 Assertive
 Business ethics, integrity and corporate governance
 Logical
 Of sound judgement
 Diplomatic
 Resilience and ability to deal with change
 Cultural sensitivity
 Work ethics

 Completed Diploma or Degree in Human Resource Management/Human Resource
Development/ Organisational Psychology.
 1 year experience as an HR Intern is preferable.

 Good knowledge of HC best practices
 Knowledge of HC related legislation
 Basic knowledge of business principles

Skills and Competencies
Technical Skills
 MS Office suite skills
 Planning, organising and coordination skills
 Written and verbal communication skills
 Excellent planning, administration and organising skills
 Ability to interact at all levels
 Good time management skills

Behavioral skills
 Good problem solving and negotiating skills
 Good written and verbal communication skills
 Basic project management skills
 Basic research and investigations skills.
 Good presentation skills.

 Confidentiality
 Governance and ethics
 Productivity oriented
 Attention to detail
 Adaptability
 Energetic

  • A South African citizen of any gender, preference will be given to an EE candidate.
Location: Illovo, Johannesburg
CLOSING DATE: 03 January 2018
CONTACT PERSON: careers@sasria.co.za

Sasria is committed to diversifying its staff profile in terms of its transformation agenda and encourages candidates from previously disadvantaged backgrounds to apply. Sasria will respond to short listed candidates. Candidates who have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date can assume that their application has been unsuccessful.

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