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Human Resources Business Partner

Contract

Standard / Permanent

Location

CA-QC-Montréal

Country

Canada

Job function

HUMAN RESOURCES

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Senior Human Resources Business Partner

 

 

MISSION AND OBJECTIVES

In the context of fast growth, the Human Resources Business Partner (HRBP) serves as the advisor to business leaders to align people and organizational strategies of the assigned business / functional area to business strategies and objectives.

While acting as a strategic partner, the HRBP provides support in different areas of human resources including leadership and talent development, organizational planning, employee relations and performance management, for example.

The HRBP helps drive the understanding and adoption of Group and Regional HR programs, managing the execution of program activities for the assigned clients.  The HRBP contributes to the development and implementation of local HR programs and policies. They support the HR service delivery model and works closely with other functional areas (e.g. Talent Acquisition, Training, Compensation & Benefits) to facilitate broader HR support.

 

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Own relationships with leaders and establish credibility as a trusted advisor to influence and support key strategic and operational décisions
  • Understand the operating model and business strategy for assigned clients, assessing the talent impact
  • Drive the development and execution of the talent strategy with assigned clients, in line with Group programs and policies
  • Support Group and Regional HR processes such as the performance appraisal process
  • Identify HR’s contribution to realizing clients objectives and leverage HR services or programs to suit the needs of covered businesses / functions
  • Act as change agent in context of growth & represent BNPP values and participate in the development of change initiatives and programs to support organizational culture
  • Drive the adoption of HR policies and practices and educate leaders and managers regarding HR capabilities
  • Assess existing HR programs and practices and participate in the development and implementation of local HR initiatives and policies
  • Leverage employee feedback to maintain awareness of covered population, issues and challenges
  • Support managers and mitigate legal risk to the Bank on sensitive and litigious issues such as workplace conflict, performance management, separations, employment standards and workplace violence and harassment
  • Participate as required with internal, external, and government controls and audits
  • Other duties as assigned

 


TRAINING AND OCCUPATIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive HR experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Human Resources, Business, Management, Organizational Development, or related field
  • Fluent in French and English

 

 

ESSENTIAL SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience working with human resources best practices
  • Proven success working in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working collaboratively to facilitate the delivery of HR support
  • Advanced consulting skills along with a high degree of business acumen and ability to accurately assess business issues and provide sound advice and solutions
  • Good understanding of relevant employment legislation

 

 

SKILLS AND BEHAVIOURS

  • Interpersonal skills with an ability to develop and maintain relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Communication and active listening skills
  • Good situational intelligence
  • Knows how to work in a team and/or across teams, regardless of the type of collaboration (face-to-face, in a group, remote, real-time, etc.)
  • Acts ethically, in compliance with what is said and while respecting the company’s values and rules.

 

 

 

A recruitment policy that promotes equity and diversity:

Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

We pride ourselves in applying non-discrimination rules to all our recruitments.

 

We will only contact the candidates selected who meet the job requirements in terms of training and experience.

 

 

About BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 195,000 employees, including more than 148,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the leader in consumer lending. BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail-banking model in Mediterranean countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.

 

 

About BNP Paribas in Canada

In Canada, BNP Paribas is one of the dominant foreign banks in the country and is committed to building its platform even further. Since becoming the operational hub for the Group’s activities in North America in 2013, it has grown significantly to reach more than 700 employees and is expected to continue growing in the coming years. With the continued development of technology and financial fields, BNP Paribas Canada continues to attract experts with diverse backgrounds as well as young and ambitious talent from across the globe. With the international mobility and capacity that very few companies can offer, BNP Paribas prides itself in providing a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow.

Primary Location: CA-QC-Montréal Job Type: Standard / Permanent Job: HUMAN RESOURCES Education Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years) Experience Level: At least 7 years Schedule: Full-time