Director, Business Partner, People and Culture in Montreal, QC

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

TELUS Corporation   •  

Montreal, QC H1A 0A1

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


11 - 15 years

Posted 63 days ago

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As the Director of P&C Business Partner to the organization, you wear several hats: trusted advisor, consultant, coach, and a people leader to a small team of Human Resources (HR) professionals. You sit alongside and collaborate with the business units to develop and implement strategies that support people and organizational needs in addition to facilitating the deployment of the People Plan. Every day you engage in business conversations, influence people leaders and equip them to lead their teams with courage to foster a highly engaged and inspiring workplace. You partner with leaders to manage change, grow their teams, foster the right culture to create positive team member experiences.

You are a resilient, pragmatic and humble leader with a great sense of humour. Your counsel is equal parts logic, analysis and strategy. You have a natural curiosity and appreciate that failure and vulnerability are healthy ways to learn and grow. Your passion to make a difference and how you do things will contribute to the success of our internal clients in creating better outcomes for our customers.

Here's how

  • Provide leadership to a high performance team of P&C Business Partners dedicated to supporting client groups within Accelerate Co, Internet of Things and TELUS Quebec and Consumer business units
  • Provide consultative expertise to improve organizational capability including workforce planning
  • Create and implement organizational design, leadership development, process improvement and team effectiveness
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to executive leaders by presenting multiple perspectives and challenging the status quo to expand their capabilities
  • Provide exceptional and collaborative leadership serving as a personalized coach who clarifies priorities, promotes efficiencies and most importantly, builds an environment in which the team can thrive and bring their best to work every day
  • Create a learning environment and support systems for teams in order to create a workplace where P&C professionals can excel in their roles
  • Contribute to inorganic growth activities including strategic contribution to due diligence process and facilitate integration of mergers and acquisitions
  • Proactively partners with clients to identify strategic issues or organizational design challenges and provides advice and expertise to help develop creative solutions
  • Liaise with Centres of Excellence (CoE) to provide timely and constructive feedback to help drive the evolution of business unit programs and solutions
  • Foster a continuous improvement mindset, continually looks for opportunities to increase the return of investment (ROI) of people programs and ways to improve the team member experience
  • Lead change by partnering with business leaders and other internal groups including Communications, Finance, and Corporate Development to proactively manage change impacting team members


You're the missing piece of the puzzle

  • Known to provide innovative solutions to complex business problems or challenging issues and follow-through by facilitating or leading solution implementation
  • Regarded as an exceptional communicator, clear and concise, influencer and negotiator, able to build and maintain strong partnerships with stakeholders including executive leaders
  • Respected as a strategic, big picture thinker who can conceive the art of the possible with supporting data, facts and analysis
  • Acknowledged as an inspiring leader who is passionate about coaching and developing team members to achieve their career goals and fostering a high performance, highly engaged team
  • Commended for your proactive mindset, strong customer service focus, business acumen and exceptional decision-making skills
  • Sought out as a collaborative partner with a track record on delivering results and meeting commitments as promised
  • Noted for your agility and adaptability to dynamic, continuously changing and fast-paced environments, and ambiguity, and deliver impactful results
  • Recognized for your expertise leading large scale initiatives end-to-end including change management and HR mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • Values for success:
  • 10 or more years of HR experience in a Business Partner role and 3 or more years of experience leading a team
  • Work experience within large, complex organizations and across different industries as a professional services consultant or in a senior leadership role
  • Experience working with senior executives including C-level
  • Bachelor degree in Business Administration with a focus on Human Resources Management or related discipline


  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) or other advanced degree
  • Bilingualism in English and French, written and spoken

Valid Through: 2019-9-16