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People & Culture Coordinator

Sweetgrass Edmonton, AB

  • Employment Type Full-Time

The People & Culture Coordinator will provide process efficiency and support to BZAM’s internal stakeholders and act as an Administrator and liaison with various external stakeholders, streamlining Human Resource processes, communication, and department output. Reporting to the People & Culture Manager, the P&C Coordinator will be broadly skilled in the areas of compliance and organizational support. The successful candidate will exude passion for the cannabis industry, the Human Resources profession, and demonstrate commitment in a dynamically shifting environment. This individual will assist in coordinating in all areas of People & Culture, strategically and transactionally.


Ø Respond to inquiries regarding employment issues and HR policies in addition to providing proactive advice and recommendations where possible;

Ø Conduct required data entry and preparation of required documentation for managers and employees; run basic and standardized reports;

Ø Support senior management in the application of Human Resource policies and best practices, providing guidance and advice as appropriate; Write, revise and edit company policies and procedures and related documents as needed;

Ø Complete and process documentation throughout the employee lifecycle including onboarding, training and learning, payroll, benefits administration, performance evaluation and employment exit, updating employee files as necessary;

Ø Maintain knowledge of legal requirements pertaining to the cannabis industry and the day-to-day management of employees, ensuring compliance;

Ø Assist in development and implementation of recognition programs to increase employee engagement and morale; coordinate monthly staff events and initiatives as required.

Ø Collaborate on cultural initiatives for all BZAM subsidiaries, ensuring consistency of messaging and organizational community;


Ø Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or Business Administration;

Ø CPHR designation or candidate considered an asset;

Ø Proactive mindset and ability to self-motivate and direct;

Ø Firm knowledge of employment legislation including the BC Employment Standards Act, BC Human Rights Code and Workers Compensation Act;

Ø Knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices pertaining to the human resources field.

Ø Exceptional analytical and organizational skills with strong attention to detail;

Ø Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) coupled with strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with a variety of personalities in a dynamic environment.

Ø Strong business acumen and operational awareness

You Are ADAPTABLE, capableof anticipating issues, acting proactively and taking initiative during changes in business needs and priorities.

You Are an EXCEPTIONAL MULTITASKER, with the ability to manage multiple dynamic projects under tight deadlines and rigorous regulatory scrutiny.

You Are aPROBLEM SOLVER and SOLUTIONS ORIENTED,with strong conflict resolution skills, ability to manage up and down and comfortable in navigating the entrepreneurial mindset with tact and diplomacy.


Ø 2-3 years’ experience in an HR Coordinator or Administrative role, preferably in a highly regulated industry; Equivalent education and experience will be considered;

Ø Experience with HR software implementation (HRIS, ATS, etc.);

Ø Exceptional experience with MS Office and Google Suites; and

Ø Experience with Foreign Worker programs considered a strong asset.


Ø Competitive Compensation Package

Ø Rapid growth and advancement potential

Ø Learning and development opportunities

Ø Dynamic and innovative environment

Ø Exceptional culture

BZAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength of diversity within the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, nationality, age, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.



Edmonton, AB
Posted: 13 days ago