People and Culture Specialist

Saint John, NB

Civilized is a growing premium digital media and lifestyle brand that elevates cannabis culture, reflecting the millions of motivated, productive adults who choose to enjoy cannabis as part of a balanced lifestyle. Civilized entertains, informs and engages a North American-wide audience with insightful editorial, in-depth interviews, pop culture updates, trending news and entertainment coverage. Having launched in 2015, we are growing quickly with the help of top talent, investors and board members from Vanity Fair, Details Magazine, Playboy Enterprises, and Live Nation.

Civilized is looking for a smart, organized People and Culture Specialist to join our team in Saint John, New Brunswick. You will also support our team in Los Angeles, California, so a flexible work schedule will be expected.

You are a positive, take-charge, get-it-done person who knows exactly what is needed to run effective end-to-end human resource initiatives.

You’ll be working with the leadership team to advise, coach and execute in the following areas:

  • Recruitment, retention and on-boarding
  • Compensation and benefits
  • Process and policy development
  • Training and development
  • Performance reviews and annual work planning
  • Internal communications
  • Other special projects as needed

This role requires someone with diplomacy, tact and the ability to manage conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment, working with leaders in multiple offices across North America.

You likely have an undergraduate degree in a related discipline and 3 – 5 years relevant experience.

Before you apply, please ask yourself:

  • Am I generally a happy, positive, self-directed person?
  • Am I bright, organized, detailed and thorough?
  • Do I have a great sense of humour?

If you answered yes to all of the above, then we really want to meet you.

In addition to a terrific team of people, Civilized offers a great compensation package.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected] by Friday, March 16th.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.