Human Resources Business Partner

December 23 2019
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories HR, Training, Generalist
Surrey, BC

There’s never been a more exciting time to join our team!

That’s because members of Prospera Credit Union and Westminster Savings have approved the largest merger in Canadian credit union history. The merged credit union, which will be called Prospera Credit Union, will be Canada’s sixth largest, with more than $9.0 billion in assets under management, over 120,000 members, 900 employees and 29 full service branch locations. We are excited for the opportunities this merger will bring to our members, employees, and communities.

We are looking for a driven, dynamic Human Resources Business Partner (HRBP) to join our People & Culture (P&C) team in our newly merged organization. The ideal candidate is an experienced HR professional with a proven track record of building trusted relationships with the business, coaching leaders and driving people initiatives that align to organizational strategy.

What You’ll Do:

Business Partnerships: Build trusted, strategic partnerships with your business partners. That means you’re spending most of your time in the field and are at the table with your business partners. You’ll know the business inside and out and provide strategic HR advice and solutions. You’ll coach your business partners, bringing out the very best in their people leadership capabilities.

Talent Management: Partner with People Leaders to “talk talent” all the time, including conducting regular talent reviews that align with Prospera’s overall Talent Management strategy.

Performance Management: Use your strong knowledge of the business to be on top of individual, team and overall business performance within your portfolio, so you can advise on strategies to support excellent performance and address performance gaps.

Strategic Workforce Planning: Execute on the HR deliverables in Prospera’s strategic workforce plan that support our 2-3 year business strategy. You’ll be an active contributor to the SWP thanks to your curiosity and strong knowledge of internal and external factors impacting the business.

Employee Relations: Support People Leaders through all employee relations issues including providing coaching on conflict management.

Partnership and Collaboration with Centres of Excellence (COEs): Build collaborative relationships with COEs within P&C (i.e. Total Rewards, Learning & Development, Talent Attraction) and leverages those relationships to support the business.

What You’ll Bring:

A degree/diploma in Human Resources or a related discipline with at least 5 years’ relevant experience, ideally in an HR generalist role.

Curiosity and analytical skills. You are comfortable with data and use it to gain insight and propose solutions

Strategic skills. You’re interested in the big picture and are able to see patterns and trends and make tactical and strategic adjustments to plan accordingly.

Integrity: You have rock solid ethics, you deliver on promises and you earn and maintain the trust of your colleagues.

Resourcefulness: You seek out opportunities, find ways to overcome barriers and take action to make things happen

Emotional Intelligence: You are self aware and socially aware. You know your strengths and areas of opportunity. You can read others’ well and adjust your approach accordingly.

Customer Focus: You care about your personal brand and your team’s brand and you never compromise it.

Communication skills: You know how to tailor written communication based on your audience, and you communicate effectively one on one, in groups and when public speaking. When you talk, people listen.

Persuasion: You can sell a vision and can persuade your business partners to explore and consider alternative courses of action.

What we can offer you:

  • An employer that values you and recognizes the power you have to create success for yourself while making a difference in the financial well-being of others.
  • A financially-stable and growing team that believes in providing world class service in our local setting.
  • An employee focused culture that provides extensive learning and career development opportunities.
  • A competitive total rewards package including a pension plan.

Please apply IMMEDIATELY!

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