Human Resources Manager

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Date Posted: 
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Vancouver, BC

The Fraser Institute has a full-time opening for an HR Manager in our Vancouver office. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated team player with an interest in supporting the core day-to-day operations of the HR department and contributing to the overall goals of the Institute.

This is an exciting position which supports the Institute’s most important asset: our people. Reporting to the Director, Human Resources, this position will support in all areas of HR including recruitment, onboarding, total compensation, performance management, training and development, legislative compliance as well as assist with special HR projects and team events. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills and a proven ability to maintain confidentiality, build trust and create positive working relationships.

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Full-cycle recruitment, including developing recruitment strategies and direct sourcing to attract top talent.
  • Act as a valuable resource to the Institute team by providing expertise, guidance, and coaching in all areas of human resources, including employee relations, performance management, recruitment and retention, compensation and benefits, legislative compliance, etc.
  • Keep up-to-date and ensure compliance with various HR related legislative requirements, employment laws and emerging trends.
  • Manage and administer performance review processes, provide assistance to managers and team members and ensure timely and accurate completion of all documents.
  • Plan and coordinate team events (including training, staff retreats, planning sessions etc.).
  • Manage benefits and compensation administration.
  • In conjunction with the Director, Human Resources, identify opportunities to further develop and expand HR initiatives, policies, processes and programs.
  • Please note that this is a hybrid position, that requires working in our Vancouver office at least two times per week.

About you:

  • You have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a generalist role. Experience in full-cycle recruitment preferred.
  • You have a post-secondary degree in Human Resources or a related field.
  • You have a good understanding of legislation, employment standards and OHS standards.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills and are able to present yourself in a professional demeanor.
  • You have the ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality when dealing with sensitive information.
  • You’re an ambitious go-getter with strong organizational skills and attention to detail, with a demonstrated ability to work independently, manage multiple projects, prioritize, work to deadlines, are always looking for opportunities to improve and you are excited to learn and grow with the organization.

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to work alongside a great team of professionals.
  • Great hybrid work culture in an active learning environment.
  • Training and career development opportunities.
  • An attractive compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits, a fitness credit and a great RRSP plan.
An attractive compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits, a fitness credit and a great RRSP plan.
Human Resources
Mailing Address: 

The Fraser Institute
1770 Burrard Street, 4th Floor
Vancouver, BC  V6J 3G7

How to Apply: 

Please email your resumé and cover letter (including salary expectations) to the Director, Human Resources at: [email protected] with the subject line “HR Manager”.
Application deadline: June 9th, 2023.

We thank all candidates who wish to apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note applicants will be reviewed as they are received.

Friday, June 9, 2023