Human Resources Advisor

Kuujjuaq, Quebec
Up to $90,780 per year + cost of living stipend, food allowance + benefits + annual trips min. 3
September 4, 2018
September 24, 2018
KRG 18069
Employment Type
Full time
Designations Required/Preferred

Human Resources Advisor

Refer to Competition Number 18069


Description: Based in Kuujjuaq, Quebec, the Human Resources Advisor is responsible for providing key generalist support in all aspects of the employment relationship for both employees and managers within assigned client groups within Nunavik. The incumbent acts as the primary point of contact for clients, and is accountable for carrying out moderately complex human resources related duties at the professional level and carries out responsibilities in the various functional areas, including employee / labour relations, payroll, recruitment, training, compliance, benefits and compensation administration. The HR Advisor also supports and ensures issues are followed through to resolution in accordance with KRG policy and/or collective agreements. This individual will have the passion and capability to foster an environment that reflects the organization's vision and values.

Who Can Apply: Applicants should possess a College Diploma in Human Resources, or Bachelor Degree or graduate degree (in Human Resources Management, Business Administration, Commerce, Organizational Development) or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Minimum of three (3) years’ experience working as a HR generalist, preferably in a unionized environment. Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation is preferred.

The successful candidate will have strong verbal  and  written  communication  skills  combined  with  an  ability  to  adjust communication style for the audience. Must be a strategic thinker and have the ability to invite diverse perspectives, promote an inclusive work environment and support workforce diversity. Must have demonstrated initiative and a willingness to be a team player, be extremely reliable, and able to work independently and under pressure. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to maintain a high degree of tact and discretion. 

English is the working language although the ability to communicate effectively in French or Inuktitut would also be an asset. 

Salary Range: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience and in accordance with the KRG Management Salary Grid.

Location:  Kuujjuaq, Quebec

Duration: Two (2) year term position with possibility of extension.

Closing Date: September 24, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. EST

Individuals who feel they are qualified are invited to submit a covering letter (quoting the above reference number) along with a current resume, and three (3) work related references to:

                                         Kativik Regional Government, Human Resources

                                                                      P.O. Box 9

Kuujjuaq, Quebec  J0M 1C0

FAX: (819) 964-2975


No applications will be accepted beyond the closing deadline. Interviews will be held in Kuujjuaq.

Only those applications selected for an interview will be contacted.

The KRG is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with this and with the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement, conditions may vary to promote the employment of Inuit candidates.