South Sudan - Employer of Record (EOR)

Africa HR Solutions provides Employer of Record services (EOR) for organizations that want to hire expats and local nationals in South Sudan. We enable you to run payroll without first establishing a branch office or subsidiary in South Sudan. Your workforce is hired according to local labor laws.

As an African EOR expert, Africa HR Solutions manages employment contract best practices and guarantees 100% compliance for your workers in South Sudan.

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What's interesting about South Sudan?

South Sudan’s name come from a self-descriptive name from the country’s former position within Sudan prior to independence; the name “Sudan” derives from the Arabic “bilad-as-sudan” meaning “Land of the black peoples”.

  • Raw Sugar
  • Cars
  • Sorghum
  • Packaged medicaments
  • Wheat
  • Crude Petroleum
  • 12 USD Billion
  • -10.8 annual growth
  • 1,119.7 USD per capita

Unemployment Rate: 13.9%

Juba is the official capital city of South Sudan and the largest city of the country. It is home to the commercial, financial, educational and political infrastructures of the country. It is where the International airport is also situated and used to be a transport hub with highways connecting with several African countries like Kenya, Uganda or Democratic Republic of Congo. In fact, Juba has developed very rapidly due to the oil income and from the Chinese coming for work and development.

South Sudanese pound

English is the official language of South Sudan. However, there are more than 60 indigenous languages spoken in South Sudan.

South Sudan’s economy is among the world’s weakest and the most underdeveloped economy. More than half of the population lives below poverty line. The Petroleum industry is the main sector of the country where the exports accounts for more than 95% of the country’s budget. Despite the lack of a strong economy, the country exports timber on the international market and agricultural products which is an important sector as well.