HR Manager


Position Detail Summary


Position Details

Position Title: HR Manager
Company: Maple Leaf Foods
Department: Human Resources
Date Posted: 2019-11-06 14:14:51
Location: Mississauga - ON
Reference No.: 12924014
Emp. Type: Full Time


Position Description

A Sustainable, Forward Thinking Protein Company
Maple Leaf Foods is a leading meat and plant-based protein company, employing over 11,500 people and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. We are proud of our roots, which trace back well over 100 years, but our vision and purpose are decidedly forward looking. As we pursue our vision to become the most sustainable protein company on earth, we are committed to creating shared value – creative business value through addressing some of the world’s most critical social and environmental challenges. Our goal is to build a more sustainable food system, which provides nutritious affordable food, operates within planetary limits, cares for animals responsibly, and meaningfully engages with our communities to advance a more just society. We are advancing bold changes within Maple Leaf and more broadly within society to pursue our vision. We deeply believe this is the sustainable path to growth.
 
Raise the Good in Food
We have united behind a shared purpose – to Raise the Good in Food. This spans a dramatic transformation of our flagship Maple Leaf brand, replacing anything artificial with simple, natural ingredients; investments and process changes to reduce our environmental footprint by 50% by 2025; building a diverse and inclusive culture where all talent thrives; becoming a leader in animal care; and advancing food security through our charitable foundation, the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security.

Our Leadership Values 
Six core values guide us in everything that we do.
  • Do what’s right
  • Deliver winning results
  • Build collaborative teams
  • Get things done in a fact-based, disciplined way
  • Learn and grow, inwardly and outwardly
  • Dare to be transparent, passionate and humble
 
 
Manager, Human Resources – Business Partnering
 
The Opportunity:
Operating as a business partner for their assigned functions, the HR Manager plays an integral role in all aspects of talent management (performance, development, recruitment, recognition, engagement, etc.) and leads or supports the execution of company-wide people programs and initiatives.
 
The HR Manager brings a passion for providing value add HR support coupled with a proven track record of contributing to high performing cultures.
 
 A snap shot of some of the exciting things you will lead and do:
  • Understand priorities/challenges of assigned functions and proactively partner to resolve
  • Deeply understand talent picture and establish plans to close any gaps
  • Support a diverse and inclusive Values based culture
  • Execute People processes and drive HR priorities
  • Work with HR Centres of Excellence to support fully integrated and holistic HR solution
  • Prepare and deliver various training programs and team building sessions
  • Actively engage and coach staff on Maple Leaf Values including day to day application
  • Lead execution of organizational development and change management initiatives
  • Guide people in understanding and applying various policies and procedures
  • Actively pursue process improvement activities
 
What we have to offer you:
  • Be part of a company with an inspiring and unique vision, with a deep commitment to sustainability and expanding its leadership in sustainable protein across North America
  • Professional and career development opportunities
  • Competitive Health and Pension plans
  • Commitment to Learning – courses, resources and tools provided to all employees
 
What you will bring:
  • 5+ years in progressively responsible HR generalist/business partner roles
  • 2+ years at Manager level
  • Post secondary education in Human Resources or Labour Relations
  • Proven ability to lead, coach and teach others
  • Possess a strong business acumen – viewed as a business person who is an expert in HR
  • Strong knowledge of HR trends, practices, and legislation
  • Exceptional communication (oral and written), interpersonal, and influencing skills with various organizational levels
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation abilities
  • Recognized as a problem solver with a team first orientation
  • Demonstrated success and experience in consulting with leaders on complex HR issues
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities by applying strong time-management/organizational skills
  • Consistent demonstration of Maple Leaf Foods Leadership Values
  • Proven ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Strong desire to continually develop skills and knowledge
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Experience in Manufacturing strongly preferred
  • Experience with SAP and mySuccess would be an asset  
 
 
 

We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.  
Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce.  Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Attraction Team at accommodations@mapleleaf.com.  Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible

 

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