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People Director


1 month ago

Job type: Full-time

Remote (Canada Only)

Hiring from: Canada Only

Category: Human Resources

GetintheLoop is the world's most advanced mobile offers platform.  

We connect consumers with amazing local businesses using the latest technology. We provide any business with an easy and effective way to attract and retain engaged local consumers. Our mobile app makes it easy for consumers to discover ways to shop locally and get rewarded. Our franchise model enables entrepreneurs to create and own a profitable digital shop-local community. Since 2017, we have grown to nearly 100 franchises and used by thousands of national and local businesses. Our app has been downloaded by hundreds of thousands of consumers across Canada.
We are now looking for an exceptional person to join our team as People Director.
The purpose of the role is to identify, attract, recruit, develop and retain exceptional people for our organization.

As our ideal candidate, you will be highly motivated and outgoing, with excellent interpersonal skills. You will love networking and finding people for our business and then helping support them to continually develop and fulfil their potential.   
This is the most critical role we have created since we started as a company, as you will help our current team achieve their full potential AND help us find even more exceptional people.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of Canada's most exciting growth companies and drive our success.


Your responsibilities will be :

  1. Leading and Managing Recruitment - to attract and recruit exceptional people. 
  2. Onboarding New Employees - so they all acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and behaviours to become influential members of GetintheLoop.
  3. Employee Development Programs - set up and manage the PDP process that supports employees' personal development and progression.
  4. Creating and Implementing a People Strategy - that enables the delivery of our overall business objectives, ensuring we attract, recruit, develop, and retain exceptional people.
  5. Develop and Implement a Culture Strategy - across our internal teams AND our Local Owner Network
  6. Develop People and Culture programs with the Education team that engages, recognizes, and appreciates a dispersed, remote team.
  7. Organize company-wide events - to connect employees and foster company culture. 
  8. Own the Company Handbook - to keep policies and procedures up to date and manage and mediate team concerns in conjunction with the Senior Team.

10 Essentials
We will be excited if you have proven experience of:

  1. Start-Ups - excel in entrepreneurial and rapidly changing environments.
  2. Empathy - emotional intelligence to manage and mediate team concerns.
  3. Culture - having a culture-first view on every process and interaction to create an environment our distributed team is proud to work in.
  4. Multiple Stakeholders and Audiences - support people development at all levels of the company.
  5. Technology - excel at using technology to operate and drive progress across a distributed organization.
  6. Change Management - support teams and individuals through a rapidly changing company.
  7. Communication - ability to build solid and meaningful relationships with remote employees and Senior Team.
  8. Organization - develop and implement successful processes and procedures.
  9. Educating - identify training opportunities that promote employee progress.
  10. Team Player - collaborative and supportive with a can-do attitude and a willingness to help others. 

We Offer

  • Opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing international company
  • Open to candidates across Canada - fully remote, hybrid, or in-office options in beautiful downtown Kelowna
  • An informal, fast-paced start-up culture
  • Competitive salary
  • Group benefits
  • Employee share options, so you share directly in the success you help create
  • Opportunity to significantly impact how thousands of small businesses market themselves to consumers across the country.


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