Chief People Officer

Ontario, Canada

Do you excel at designing and delivering HR programs and practices? Are you an experienced human resources leader with a background in organizational change and development and/or talent acquisition and management? If yes, this may be the role for you!

We’re leading the search for Chief People Officer (CPO) on behalf of our client, a Canadian-based technology-forward company with true global scale. The CPO is a key member of the leadership team responsible for organizational human capital strategy, as well as stewarding culture, training, talent acquisition, total rewards, development and on-boarding, diversity and inclusion, and leading a high-performing people function for the organization.

They are responsible for developing and stewarding a global talent strategy to ensure the organization has the capabilities and structures to meet the needs of today, and the resources and processes to meet the needs of the future – all while delivering a world-class culture and employee experience.  Finally, they will partner with the Board to help devise a human capital and workforce planning strategy that will set the organization up for success now and in the future.

Success in this position requires: strong enterprise leadership capabilities; the ability to think strategically and make complex decisions; experience with coaching; a high degree of emotional intelligence; the ability to lead effectively through change; the ability to build relationships and collaborate across all levels and areas within the organization.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a collaborative leader with strategic vision who is looking to be a key internal partner to the president and leadership team while supporting organizational growth and strong business performance.

All responses are sent to Waterstone Human Capital. Please indicate your interest in Project # 0313-0002S. Please note: only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.