Human Resources Assistant (12 month contract)

Compassion Canada, a thriving international child development organization located in London Ontario, is seeking an individual to fill the role of Human Resources Assistant.

Position: Human Resources Assistant
Department: People & Culture
Salary: TBD, 12 month contract
Location: London, Ontario with remote work as office remains closed due to COVID-19

Role Summary

The Human Resources Assistant function is a meaningful and key contributor to the work of growing talent and culture at Compassion Canada! This person will work alongside the Human Resources Team, executing on administrative, procedural and support tasks, while handling sensitive employee information.

This role plays a significant, foundational part in the implementation of Compassion’s focus on employee experience.  The Human Resources Assistant is responsible for creating systems, interpreting data, keeping the department organized with highly accurate and meaningful information.

Key Skills & Experience Required:

  • Impeccable organization, prioritization, and time management skills.
  • Highly resourceful with a keen ability to anticipate needs and act accordingly.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Self-directed with ability to work independently and as part of a team,
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal & written).
  • Ability to maintain complete and unquestioned confidentiality.
  • Experience as an Office Assistant or Executive Assistant is preferrable.
  • A post-secondary degree or certificate, specializing in Human Resources or similar, is an asset.

For further details, please see the full Job Description
Deadline for resumes: April 16, 2021

Thank you for your interest in working with Compassion Canada! Applicants should forward their resume and cover letter to
Apply now! Download the full job description

We appreciate all applications for employment; however, we will only contact those applicants invited for an interview.

Please note, we will accommodate the needs of persons with disabilities in our hiring process. Should you require an accommodation during the hiring process or for this application, please contact Compassion Canada via email at or call Human Resources at (519) 668-0224.

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