Senior Advisor, Talent Acquisition

September 26 2022
Industries Real Estate
Categories HR, Training, Recruitment, Staffing
Montreal, QC • Remote

We invest globally and act locally for a sustainable impact in communities

As a global real estate industry leader, our mission is to generate long-term value for our 6 million depositors in Quebec and to have a positive environmental and social impact on both the people who work for us and the businesses that call our properties home. We develop and invest in real estate assets and projects that help enhance the urban fabric of communities in the midst of renewal, and create lifestyles in tune with the changing needs of the occupants of today and tomorrow. Our vision: to invest in a way that maximizes value and sustainability as we bring human-scale developments to the world.

Ivanhoé Cambridge is:

  • A real estate subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec , a global investment group ( )
  • C$69 billion in assets in the office, retail, industrial, logistics and residential markets
  • Strategic investments in a worldwide portfolio over 1,200 properties strong
  • diversified, multitalented team committed to creating spaces that bring people together to live, work and play
  • Office environments designed to foster collaboration and creativity, rooted in a flexible, technology-enabled experience

Digitally connected, sustainable and state-of-the-art: A workspace that meets your expectations

  • New work spaces that make teamwork easier than ever and spark creativity at every turn
  • The flexibility and technological tools you need to take your performance to new heights
  • A barista, snacks and special theme meals, employee lounges and outdoor patios, complete with therapeutic lights to keep you at the top of your game
  • Tuition and professional development fees reimbursed to empower your career advancement
  • Time to devote to charitable endeavours so you can leave your personal mark on the communities where we work and invest
  • A stimulating, supportive and inclusive environment where your health, safety and well-being are our top priorities

Unlock your potential working with a dynamic team:

Reporting to the Manager, Talent Acquisition, you will be responsible for carrying out various recruiting related tasks. In our team of specialists, you will be a resource in terms of talent acquisition in the realization of various mandates of attraction, acquisition, and retention of talent, on an international scale. In addition, you will have the opportunity to put your expertise by participating in special projects, in order to advance the practice of talent acquisition.

Main duties will include the following:

  • Serve as an advisor to managers in order to assess recruiting and staffing planning needs and determine courses of action;
  • Implement effective talent research tactics and strategies tailored to various mandates;
  • Identify job posting sites, recruit, assess and select candidates in conjunction with various staffing mandates;
  • Conduct interviews and hunting search activities in a proactive manner;
  • Administer various skills assessment tools;
  • Maximize the use of existing recruiting tools and continuously seek out innovative ways of attracting talent;
  • Optimize the Company's visibility and develop partnerships with various employment agencies and job placement organizations (schools, professional associations, etc.);
  • Build and maintain candidate banks proactively to meet current and future organizational needs;
  • Help develop and implement various Human Resources initiatives.

The toolbox!

  • Bachelor's degree in human resources, industrial relations or a related field;
  • Minimum of ten years of experience in a similar position;
  • Experience as an "in house" Talent Acquisition Advisor; Experimented to support high level of managers to recruit senior positions;
  • Skills in evaluating candidates; be able to assess the technical skills, emotional intelligence and potential of the person;
  • Skills in interpersonal relations; listening and having the power to influence;
  • Experience in administration and interpretation of technical and psychometric tests;
  • Knowledge of Workday (an asset);
  • Ability to work independently, manage priorities, work under pressure and handle several different projects at once;
  • Experience in developing talent acquisition tools and processes;
  • Fluency in written and spoken French and English; You will support managers through our local and international offices. You will need to assess the candidates' level of bilingualism on a regular basis.

You're in the right place!

Our people are the heart of our organization. Come be part of our team and enjoy the perks of a flexible schedule, remote work arrangements, and flex days in addition to annual vacation leave — all to help you balance your personal and work obligations, have time to get involved in your community and maintain a healthy lifestyle. You will also be entitled to a comprehensive array of healthcare benefits and take advantage of a myriad of opportunities to grow and learn.

Diversity, equity and inclusion: Our main priorities

At Ivanhoé Cambridge, we are proud to champion the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion — which can be seen and felt in everything we do and everything we strive for. As a leading player in the global real estate ecosystem, we are committed to harnessing opportunities to create inclusive, community-centric spaces and forge a just, forward-looking future where our industry and our talent are supported and nurtured.

We firmly believe that diversity, equity and inclusion are the forces propelling innovation. In order to ensure we can have a positive impact on the communities where we live and work and where our investments are based, we are dedicated to creating a stimulating environment where everyone can aspire to and achieve excellence. Ask us about any accommodations you might require to ensure the recruiting process is a fair and equitable process for all. Note that any such accommodations will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Our Talent Acquisition Specialist is here to listen - Martine Trottier 

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