Job Opportunity for Human Resources Officer at PETA India in Delhi

Website PETA India

Position Objective:

To coordinate and assist in handling People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s human resources (HR) operations and implement HR programmes and practices effectively.

Term of Employment:


Reports to:

Head of Human Resources

Position Location:


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Manage aspects of the recruitment process which may include preliminary review of applications, asking interview questions, completing reference checks, and so on, in line with the defined process.
  • Manage and maintain HR files and records, in hard copies and HR software ensuring confidentiality, data accuracy and adequate record-keeping.
  • Track and ensure timely reminders for appraisals, probations, work anniversaries and so on.
  • Help Oversee and ensure smooth induction and orientation of new joiners by executing pre and post joining steps
  • Oversee initial training by working with and coordinating with relevant team members, and by executing certain trainings
  • Draft various HR letters paying special attention to legal compliance, professionalism, fairness and accuracy
  • Assist staff with and maintain various HR trackers for effective performance and other analysis
  • Review attendance and ensure that leave and other related HR policies are followed by staff appropriately.
  • Understand PETA India HR policies and procedures well, to be able to provide counselling and support to staffers.
  • Assists HR department in carrying out other HR programs and procedures for PETA India staff as assigned by the supervisor
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor


  • Degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of five years of HR experience
  • Working knowledge of Indian labour laws and central and state regulations is preferable
  • Knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA India campaigns
  • Proven excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle
  • Willingness and ability to travel between PETA India offices and project sites when needed
  • Support for PETA India’s philosophy and the ability to advocate for PETA India’s positions on issues professionally
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organisation

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