#1 Outsourced HR and IR Specialists in South Africa

MASA SPECIALIST HUMAN RESOURCES & INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS SOLUTIONS

PROVIDING OUTSOURCED HR & IR SOLUTIONS FOR OVER 40 YEARS

#1 Outsourced HR and IR Specialists in South Africa

MASA SPECIALIST HUMAN RESOURCES & INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS SOLUTIONS

PROVIDING OUTSOURCED HR & IR SOLUTIONS FOR OVER 40 YEARS

Rooted firmly in the solid foundation of The Measured Ability group of companies, MASA specialist human resources and industrial relations divisions have been trusted as industry leaders within the staffing sector for over 40 years

BENEFITS OF MASA’S SPECIALIST HUMAN RESOURCES AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS SOLUTIONS

There are many reasons to partner with MASA, but here are a few of the most compelling:

  • INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

  • INDUSTRY EXPERTS

  • IN-HOUSE MANAGEMENT

  • A COMPLETE SERVICE

  • NEGOTIATION, ADVOCACY, RESOLUTION

  • A TAILORED APPROACH

  • MAXIMIZING YOUR ROI

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

Four decades providing comprehensive outsourced Industrial Relations and Human Resources Solutions to multinational blue-chip corporates across a wide range of industries.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Expert team of Human Resources Specialists, servicing over 200 blue-chip entities.

IN-HOUSE MANAGEMENT

In house management of 12 000 unique payroll transactions monthly.

A COMPLETE SERVICE

Complete HR service from strategy to payroll & all HR processes.

NEGOTIATION, ADVOCACY, RESOLUTION

Managing collective bargaining, trade union liaison, strike management, disciplinaries & CCMA representation.

A TAILORED APPROACH

Create a tailored approach, designed and managed by market leading HR & IR experts, using the best people to develop the optimum outcome, no matter the complexity or size of the task.

MAXIMIZING YOUR ROI

Structuring our services to ensure maximum Return on Investment as your trusted HR Solution Provider.

A COMPLETE HUMAN RESOURCES OUTSOURCING SOLUTION, FROM STRATEGY TO PAYROLL AND ALL HR PROCESSES.

MASA Specialist HR and IR Solutions in South Africa

MASA is your perfect partner if you’re looking for comprehensive outsourced human resources and industrial relations solutions in South Africa.

We offer a wide range of services tailored to meet your business’s needs. We have you covered from human resources strategy to payroll and everything in between. Our team of experts has years of experience in providing HR-related services to businesses across various industries.

Human Resources and Industrial for South Africa

In South Africa, human resources and industrial relations are two critical business areas regulated by law. Human resources management covers all aspects of an employee’s life cycle, from recruitment and selection to training, development, and dismissal.

On the other hand, industrial relations refer to the relationship between employers and employees and negotiating wages and working conditions.

In a country like South Africa, which has a history of human rights violations and labour unrest, businesses need sound human resources and industrial relations policies. These policies must comply with local laws and regulations and international best practices.

MASA is the perfect partner to connect with to learn more about South Africa’s human resources and industrial relations.

We are here to empower you with the tools and resources needed to manage your industrial relations effectively.

The differences between HR and IR

While human resources management and industrial relations are two distinct fields, they are interrelated. Human resources managers need to understand industrial relations well to manage employees effectively.

Similarly, industrial relations practitioners must be aware of human resources management practices to represent employees effectively.

Human resources (HR) is the term used to describe the functions within an organisation concerned with the management of people.

Industrial relations (IR) refer to the relationship between employees and employers, usually within a trade union context.

Defining Human Resources

Human resources (HR) refers to the functions within an organisation devoted to managing human capital. Human capital includes all individuals who contribute to the economic value of an organisation, including employees, contractors, and temps.

Human resources manage an organisation’s most important asset – its people. Human resources aim to ensure that an organisation has the right people in the right jobs and that they are motivated and engaged with their work.

At MASA, we offer comprehensive human resources solutions to businesses across various industries.

What do HR services entail?

Human resources services encompass various activities, from recruitment and selection to training and development and everything in between.

At MASA, we tailor our human resources solutions to meet the specific needs of your business. We understand that every organisation is different, and will work with you to create a perfect solution for your company.

MASA offers a complete HR service from strategy to payroll & all HR processes. We structure our services to ensure ROI & tailor our solution to serve any business.

You might be interested in our HR Solutions:

What makes MASA’s HR solutions the best in South Africa?

For four decades, MASA has provided comprehensive outsourced Industrial Relations and Human Resources Solutions in South Africa. There are important reasons why we have the best human resources solutions in the country:

Services you can trust

MASA has provided comprehensive outsourced Industrial Relations and Human Resources Solutions to blue-chip multinational corporates across various industries for four decades.

Committed to quality

Expert team of Human Resources Specialists servicing over 200 blue chip entities. In-house management of 12,000 unique payroll transactions monthly.

Tailormade solutions

No business is the same. We create a tailored approach designed and managed by market-leading HR/IR experts, using the best people to develop the optimum outcome, no matter the complexity or size of the task.

Expert representation

We offer a complete service for any HR-related tasks, from strategy to payroll and all HR processes. Our specialists manage collective bargaining, trade union liaison, strike management, disciplinaries and CCMA representation.

Creating value

HR spending is an investment which should provide a return to clients. We structure our services to ensure ROI as your trusted HR solution provider.

If you are looking for the best human resources solutions in South Africa, look no further than MASA. Contact us now to learn more about how we can help you.

Why outsource HR services

The human resources landscape is constantly changing, and it can take time to keep up with the latest trends and developments. Outsourcing human resources can help you stay up-to-date with the latest changes and free up time for you to focus on other areas of your business.

At MASA, we offer a complete human resources outsourcing solution, from strategy to payroll and all HR processes. We will work with you to understand your specific needs and create a tailored solution for your business.

Defining Industrial Relations

Industrial relations refer to the relationship between employers and employees and between trade unions and employers. It includes all aspects of employment, such as wages, hours of work, working conditions, and employee benefits.

Industrial relations also encompass collective bargaining, which is how employers and employees negotiate the terms and conditions of employment.

The industrial relations system in South Africa is governed by the Labour Relations Act, which sets out the rights and responsibilities of employers, employees, and trade unions.

You might be interested in our IR Solutions:

What do IR services entail?

Industrial relations services encompass various activities, from negotiating collective agreements to providing advice on labour law compliance.

At MASA, we offer comprehensive industrial relations services to blue-chip multinational corporates across a wide range of industries in South Africa. We have a team of experienced industrial relations specialists ready to assist you with your industrial relations needs.

Some of the industrial relations services that we offer include:

  • Managing collective bargaining
  • Trade union liaison
  • Strike management
  • Disciplinaries
  • CCMA representation

Please contact MASA today if you would like to learn more about our industrial relations services. We are here to help you resolve any industrial relations issues.

Why outsource Industrial Relations services?

Managing industrial relations can be a complex and time-consuming task. Outsourcing industrial relations services can help you save time and money while ensuring that your business complies with labour law.

Outsourcing allows businesses to focus on their core competencies and leave the management of industrial relations issues to experts. We are here to empower you with the tools and resources needed to manage your industrial relations effectively.

What makes MASA’s IR solutions the best in South Africa?

South Africa is a complex labour market with various industrial relations challenges. At MASA, we have the experience and expertise to provide comprehensive industrial relations solutions tailored to your business’s specific needs.

Some of the reasons why we are the best industrial relations solutions provider in South Africa include the following:

Our team of experienced industrial relations specialists

Our comprehensive range of services

Our commitment to providing the best possible service

Our competitive pricing

Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you resolve your industrial relations issues.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Human Resources

What are the most optimal HR strategies?

There’s no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the best HR strategy for your business in Cape Town will depend on your specific needs. However, some of the most impactful HR strategies include employee engagement, performance management, and training and development.

Human resources and industrial relations play a vital role in any business in Cape Town. They are responsible for ensuring that the workforce is productive and happy and that the company complies with all relevant laws and regulations.

An HR plan typically includes the following:

  • An analysis of the current workforce.
  • Discussion of the company’s future HR needs.
  • An action plan for meeting those needs.

As with any organisation, there is always room for human resources department enhancements. Investing in employee training, employing HR analytics, and improving employee-management communication are still some of the most effective methods.

Industrial relations

The primary role of industrial relations is to manage the relationship between employees and employers. This includes negotiating and administering employment contracts and dealing with industrial disputes.

IR is concerned with the critical points of contracts, pay and conditions, disputes, and training.

There are two main forms of industrial relations: Collective and Individual. 

Collective industrial relations involve groups of employees, such as unions, while individual industrial relations involve individual employees.

Workers, businesses, and trade unions are the main parties involved in industrial relations.

There are multiple ways to improve industrial relations, including:

  • Providing training on IR issues
  • Encouraging communication between employees and employers
  • Promoting mutual respect and trust
  • Encouraging negotiation and compromise

Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any further inquiries about the industrial relations and human resources options provided by MASA. Experts from our team are available 24/7 to help you out.

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