Job Description

IQ PARTNERS Inc. is currently looking to hire a VP, Human Resources for our successful luxury Automotive client in Vaughan for an exciting Full-time permanent job opportunity in which you will contribute to their ongoing organizational growth strategies.


Compensation: Competitive Base Salary + Target Bonus + Benefits + Additional perks



You will have strategic input on topics such as: culture, diversity, compensation design and leadership development which is critically important for both recruiting and retention of great people. You will set the stage for them to build a bigger, bolder and profitable automotive group of businesses. You will lead a department of approximately 10 HR professionals that runs exceptionally well and lives the core values of the company. While strategic, you have a roll-up the sleeves entrepreneurial mindset at the same time.


The role:

  • You will report to the CEO and dotted line to the COO
  • Customer group consists of 10 to 20 individual dealerships and several automotive businesses in Southern Ontario
  • Company employs 1500 employees across Canada
  • Looking for a strategic thinker re People (recruitment and retention)
  • Demonstrated track record of working with a C-suite leader moving a growth-staged organization forward
  • Believes in continuous learning and self-improvement


You will have experience with:

  • Leadership development
  • Compensation design
  • Change management
  • Building/leading a team
  • Entrepreneurial-driven companies
  • HRIS optimization
  • Exercising business acumen – a true partner to the operation
  • Employer/employee brand
  • Diversity
  • Talent acquisition strategies
  • Fueling great ‘culture’
  • HR initiatives on a national scale
  • Involvement in HR industry events and educational forums


Desired qualifications:

  • CHRL Designation or related HR educational background
  • 10+ years of related HR experience with 5 being in a senior leadership role
  • You have led or transformed large HR initiatives on a national scale.
  • You are on top of current HR laws, trends and what they mean when it comes to building a vision and strategy to be bold.
  • Actively involved in HR industry events.
  • Have a genuine interest or experience in performance-based cars and/or highly branded businesses-industries. Strong background in customer-focussed retail environments is beneficial.
  • Thrive in an entrepreneurial environment within the B2C space


Career Path:

  • There is always room for employees to grow within our clients organization, Pfaff Automotive Partners Inc. In addition to a fast-paced, exciting environment that rewards the entrepreneurial spirit, they offer excellent pay plans, benefits packages for full-time employees, professional training and development, and advancement opportunities throughout the dealer group.




Our clients are business builders and corporate leaders; we are partners in their success. We make a difference in the lives and careers of the people we meet and in the success of the companies we work for.

  • IQ PARTNERS is a team of 40+ recruiters across 13 practice areas
  • 97.8% of clients and candidates rate our professionalism & industry knowledge as "above average" or “outstanding”


Job Title:
VP, Human Resources
Concord, Ontario
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