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Blog: Human Resource

Employee vs. Independent Contractor in Indonesia: What’s the Difference?

Running and growing your business requires you to have the right people from the beginning. This is why you have to have sufficient knowledge of the different employment types in Indonesia to decide which one will best serve your organisation. Common Types of Workers in Indonesia Employees and independent contractors are two common types of …

The 2021 Guide to Tax and Payroll Compliance in Indonesia

Regardless of where you are doing business, you are required to stay in 100% compliance. Tax registration, tax payment, and tax reporting are mandatory. In Indonesia, there are many types of taxes and as a foreign investor, it may be challenging to comprehend all, especially when regulations are prone to changes. This is why consulting …

7 Human Resource Management Challenges when Doing Business in Indonesia

Human resource management in Indonesia is a tough job as it requires immense dedication and responsibility towards the organisation. This guide will show you the seven human resource management challenges when doing business in Indonesia. Top 7 HR Management Challenges in Indonesia 1. Compliance Regulations, particularly the ones related to employment, are often adjusted in …

Why Construction Businesses in Indonesia should Leverage Payroll Services

The construction industry in Indonesia has great growth potential due to the sizable infrastructure demand and strong support from the Indonesian government. According to BMI research, the construction industry in Indonesia, especially in the high-value infrastructure sector, will continue to grow sharply up to 2026. If you are interested in opening a construction business in …

Human Resource Outsourcing – Effective Hiring in Indonesia

Human resources are one of the factors that determine the growth and success of a company. Without an efficient and competent human resource team, there will be no qualified employees in the organization. And, without talented and skilled staff who are devoted and committed to the company, there will be no profits and growth. It …

4 False Myths about Recruitment Process Outsourcing in Indonesia

Unlike traditional staffing firms that only source candidates and place them in the required positions, a recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) provider in Indonesia helps companies create and execute custom recruitment processes. RPO enables companies to outsource in-house recruitment activities partially or entirely to RPO experts, optimising businesses’ recruitment processes and operations. Besides, RPO provides necessary …

How to Conduct Virtual Recruitment in Indonesia

Virtual hiring in Indonesia is becoming more common nowadays, particularly because many companies are adopting the Work-from-Home (WFH) in the time of COVID-19. This article will guide you on how to carry out virtual recruitment in Indonesia. Virtual Hiring in Indonesia: Success Tips Things to Do or Have 1. Outstanding Landing Page or Career Page …

How to Successfully Hire Employees in Jakarta

As an employer, before hiring any employees in Jakarta, it is important to know about employment regulations, such as the minimum wage, benefits, insurances. This article discusses the important points that you have to take into account prior to recruitment. Recruitment in Jakarta 1. Minimum Wage Under the latest DKI Jakarta regulation, the minimum wage …

Cekindo was Awarded Glints’ Employer of the Month for September 2020

Another prestigious award was bestowed on Cekindo in 2020, in addition to Best Market Entry Consulting Firm 2020 – Indonesia by APAC Insider. It was an honor to be awarded Employer of the Month –  September 2020 by a leading job portal in Indonesia, Glints. The prestigious award was bestowed in recognition of being the …

Is Employee Transfer within One Company Group Allowed in Indonesia?

Employee transfer may sometimes be needed for organisations to achieve their business objectives in Indonesia. An employee transfer is the relocation of employees from one company or department to another company or department. The transfer will cause a change in employment status, legal condition, and status of employment in Indonesia. This is especially common for …

COVID-19 in Indonesia: Relaxation of BPJS of Employment Contributions

In accordance with a new government regulation namely PP 49 of 2020 that has been signed by President Joko Widodo on 31 August 2020, the contribution for BPJS of Employment in Indonesia has been relaxed. The purpose of this relaxation is to help ease the burden of the participants who have to deal and cope …