City of Brampton


    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Job ID
    Job Location 1: Company
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Government and Public Sector
    Career Level
    Years of Experience
  • Job Description



    Reference #: 103061


    Starting salary $ 87,514.00 annually; Midpoint $ 98,454.00 annually


    We are looking for an experienced Advisor to reimagine the way we deliver compensation and benefit services. We are transforming as an organization and as a community. Be part of this journey by challenging our thinking and helping to drive innovative results for the business.


    You are keenly interested because building something new and progressive is what inspires you. You thrive on challenging the status quo and bringing a courageous, fresh perspective. Your greatest successes were achieved through collaborative and strategic thinking that together deliver transformative results. You demonstrate high integrity with a focus on solutions and elevate the whole HR team with your perspective that is rooted in trust and compassion. You are highly visible to departmental clients and easily develop meaningful partnerships that are based on an intimate understanding of their challenges and opportunities.


    We are invested in creating a culture of engagement where people matter, service is paramount, and we build a community that is innovative, inclusive and bold.


    If this describes your professional journey, and your demonstrated character and competencies, we want to hear from you. 


    The Role.....


    Program Consultant

    • Provides advice and guidance in relation to Corporate Policies, procedures, practices, collective agreement and legislation to mitigate risk
    • Supports the compensation and benefits team on priority needs while maintaining high standard and delivery of work
    • Represents the section by sitting on various committees and provide subject matter expertise to Human Resources to assist with business solutions and delivery Represents the Corporation at Tribunals, Arbitrations and other legal settings
    • Develops and recommends best practice modifications to existing programs and policies in line with business needs and balancing internal cost considerations with market competitiveness Conducts post-mortem analysis and makes recommendations


    • Collaborates with functional Human Resource areas to develop solution based strategic processes, procedures and programs including statistical information for analysis
    • Adopts creative and collaborative communication techniques
    • Works with Compensation and Benefits team to provide support for projects, implementation, business solutions, efficiencies and improvements


    Project Management

    • Leads and participates in sectional strategic projects
    • Develops, recommends and implements policies and programs related to benefit planning, salary administration and other strategic corporate initiatives
    •  Conducts regular reviews and assesses practice and policy to ensure consistency
    • Responsible for on-going review of Compensation & Benefit programs and policies including implementation of improvements which can include technology
    • Continuously reviews internal practice, policy and external market indicators to ensure corporate compensation initiatives are competitive and leading edge changes are communicated for senior management consideration
    • Deliver regular reporting based on findings, including recommendations for improvements based on best practice
    • Maintains awareness of new, legislative and emerging trends and recommends best practices utilizing current market trends


    Business Partner

    • Offers proactive analysis of issues in consultation with operating departments, staff and teams while identifying and recommending appropriate solutions
    • Provides advice and guidance for business solutions
    • Consults and collaborates with HR partners and provides expertise and strategic advice to enable innovative business solutions



    • Maintains awareness of new, legislative and emerging trends and recommends best practices utilizing current market trends
    • Provides updates and business case recommendations to support and enable decision making





    • Post-secondary degree in Business Administration/Human Resources or a related discipline, with courses in compensation and benefits.
    • Certified HR Professional (CHRP) designation an asset
    • Minimum of 3 years’ demonstrated experience in a consultative total rewards setting
    • Minimum of 2 years’ supervisory experience an asset
    • Financial acumen and ability to conduct cost benefit analysis of compensation/rewards programs
    • Demonstrated experience leading projects
    • Demonstrated experience consulting with ability to promote new concepts
    • Computer proficiency, particularly in MS Office (Word, Excel) and HRMS (Peoplesoft) or similar system
    • Knowledge of applicable legislation
    • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English language


    ** Various tests and/or exams may be administered as part of the selection criteria.


    Job status: Permanent Job Type:   Non-Union


    Applications must be received by September 30, 2018


    Alternate formats will be provided upon request.


    If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online at: or via quoting reference #103061 by September 30, 2018, and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


    Please be advised, the City of Brampton uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.


    The City is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise the Human Resources Division of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially. 


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