Cask Global Canning is experiencing significant growth – and we need you! If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun, then this could be the right opportunity for you. This is a brand-new role to Cask and to be clear, this will be no small task. You’ll need to bring an entrepreneurial mindset along with a resourceful and pragmatic approach to your work. You must get a kick out of building things where infrastructure may not exist today. You are a driven individual contributor who is highly organized and has effective time management skills. You will play a critical role in the addition of offices outside of North America and will play an integral role in enhancing Cask’s culture.

The People Success Partner will support Cask in building out the infrastructure required to sustain 20%-30% average annual growth in employees worldwide. You will be responsible for all aspects of support and success of Cask’s single most important resource, our People! This will include significant investment in our Mission, core values and culture. The People Success Partner will work to protect and enhance Cask’s culture through teambuilding events and staff programs. Furthermore, Cask is looking for a partner who will sustain the same great culture when assisting with recruiting and hiring, employee movement, performance management and development, change management, policy and procedure documentation and controls along annual cycle programs and day to day activities related to payroll, benefits and compensation.

Specific Duties:

People Success Management

  • As a Cask Core Values Ambassador the People Success Partner will need to be creative in assisting the leadership team with ways to motivate and encourage the team to maintain a strong connection with Cask’s core values, including employees in remote offices.
  • Create and execute an Employee Experience Vision consistent with our Customer experience vision.
  • Partner with leaders to prepare and maintain Scorecards for each position in the organization.
  • Facilitate annual performance management procedures and assist with the administration of Cask’s short-term investment plan.
  • Regular review and maintenance of compensation plans to ensure competitive compensation structure.

Recruiting & Hiring

The successful candidate will assist the Leadership group with full cycle recruitment for both the Calgary head office and new International offices. The recruiting process will include the following:

  • Collaboration with department leaders on a regular basis and proactive identification of future hiring needs along with crafting job descriptions where required.
  • Experience with attracting candidates using various sources, like social media networks and employee referrals.
  • Work closely with the team, assist with design, and implement overall recruiting strategy and continuously building a pipeline of candidates.
  • Prepare recruitment materials, post jobs, and work with the hiring leader to screen candidates.
  • Source and recruit candidates by using databases, social media, and personal network.
  • Collaborate with the hiring manager to assess applicants’ relevant knowledge, skills, soft skills, experience, and aptitudes.
  • Facilitate employee orientation and the onboarding of new team members.

International People Success:

  • Coordinate and schedule visa applications for various team members responsible for extensive international travel.
  • Work with leaders to evaluate immigration opportunities along with understanding the required steps to execute Canadian employees living abroad. Work with consultants and employees to successfully move members of the team to new and exciting opportunities abroad.
  • Assist with onboarding international employees including, but not limited to, domestic program requirements and health insurance.

People Success Administration

  • General administration including offer letters, termination letters, and other important employee documents as required.
  • Respond to day-to-day inquiries from leaders, employees and external stakeholders on benefits, policies and other administrative matters.
  • Prepare policies and procedures in accordance with local labor laws and disseminate new policies in accordance with Cask’s culture and values.
  • Administration and processing of payroll, benefits, and pension plan contributions.
  • Maintain employee records and update files including compensation documentation, scorecard evaluations and any other pertinent changes to employment.

You are a perfect fit for this role if you are:

Service-oriented: you understand what it means to support a team that is already delivering exceptional customer service. You are a strong communicator, you care about the details, you are organized and accountable in the delivery of your job.

Teamwork with personal hustle: you will be excited to support a broad group of teammates from all departments, lead by example and be an ambassador of Cask’s core values. Your ability to build and leverage internal and external relationships will support the team in achieving its aggressive growth targets and having great data to signal a pivot is required.

Resourceful: to be successful in this entrepreneurial environment you will have a high degree of energy, accountability, and sense of urgency. You will be someone who looks for new approaches to solve old problems and will be willing to dig in to find the right solutions.

Courageous Adaptability: you are confident driving to end-goals understanding that sometimes the approach may change, and you must take risks along the way.


  • Completion of a diploma or degree in Human Resource Management, Business Administration or related program.
  • The preferred candidate will have 5-7 years of progressive experience in similar roles.
  • You are confident and comfortable working with senior leaders with the ability to challenge ideas and maintain a strong and constructive relationship.
  • Experience with immigration or international employee management would be an asset.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a remote team including international travel where necessary.

Working at Cask Global Canning Solutions

This is a full-time, permanent role based in Calgary, AB, with a competitive salary and participation in our annual bonus program paid based on company performance and individual performance. Cask offers a comprehensive group benefits package (health, dental, etc.), a pension matching program and 3 weeks’ vacation. [SC1]

You will be joining an organization of about 65 people, which means that all your hard work is going to get noticed. Despite our incredible success and recent expansion, we still have the feel of a small family business, and you will see that from day one.