VP, People & Places

  • Category: Human Resources
  • Location: Edmonton, AB
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time


Posted On: Aug 26, 2021

VP, Human Resources

This VP level Human Resources position will appeal to a dynamic Human Resources professional interested in providing leadership, direction, and coaching to every level of the organization and advising stakeholders. This person will lead the strategy behind every employee and maximize their potential. They will work directly alongside the CEO to continually adapt the organization to match the current business needs. As a member of the Senior Leadership team they will oversee Human Resources, Health & Safety, Information Technology and Facilities.

Your success will be defined by your ability to:
  • Be a key partner in talent, people management, company culture, and compensation.
  • Participate in M&A projects with a focus on HR and integration into the existing team.
  • Create policies and procedures that will build a diverse and inclusive corporate culture.
  • Build programs for training the leadership team.
  • Create a competitive global compensation for worldwide employees.
  • Create and manage programs to drive employee engagement and retention, learning and development, and employee relations.
  • Partner with the legal advisors to oversee the development of global HR policies and procedures.
  • Identify opportunities to improve business IT and operational efficiency.
  • Develop IT Budget and oversee company-wide coordination of IT related project initiatives.
  • Provide leadership, management, and oversight of the facilities function for all sites.
  • Provide a health and safety strategy for the business and so that legal obligations are met.
Your strengths include:
  • 5 + years in a senior leadership human resources role within an international high-growth startup.
  • 15+ years of human resources experience
  • Involvement in the strategy development of an international organization.
  • Forward thinking and the willingness to put yourself out there.
  • A high EQ and the ability to thrive in an organization built on trust and shared values, with diverse and talented people.
  • Risk-taker who thrives in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. 
  • Experience in the technology industry is preferred.
  • CPHR is an asset.
If you are interested in this role and meet the above criteria, please click the “Apply” button to send your resume directly to Nicole Kittlitz.

Recruitment Partners Inc. is an Alberta-based, Alberta-focused recruitment firm. We are dedicated to building long-term relationships while securing top talent for Alberta’s best employers. At the heart of our efforts is a collaborative, consultative approach. We are proud of our team of consultants, who come with practical business experience, a strong network of professional contacts, and are focused on what is best for both clients and candidates. We will facilitate the best fit between client and candidate. This means reduced turnover, enhanced employee engagement, increased productivity and customer satisfaction, and more.

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