Tap Strategy & HR Consulting


tap Strategy & HR Consulting is a boutique-style management consulting firm specializing in organizational strategy, workforce planning, end-to-end human resources services (people services), HR program development, tapHelpline, and coaching for executives, leaders and future leaders. tap Strategy is celebrating its 11th year in business and we continue to reach new heights each and every year. The tap Strategy team is made up of a team of 8 HR professionals.

Our clients are from a wide-variety of sectors including public, private, NFPs, NGO's, and Associations. Based in Ottawa, we serve clients of all size, locally, provincially, and from across Canada. We also act as key partners for international organization who do not have HR capacity in the Canadian market.

Clients come to tap Strategy because we care about their success - and it shows. We have fostered long and lasting relationships with our clients, most of whom easily refer us to their colleagues and networks, or return time and time again to partner on interesting and challenging projects that tap into the heart of their success.

At tap Strategy, we encourage innovative ideas and approaches for leading edge programs, guidelines, and tools as we continue to expand our services in new sectors and in new markets.

We are looking for self-driven and like-minded HR-based professionals to join our Associate team to support that growth.

Key Responsibilities:

    Under the direction of, and in collaboration with, the Senior Partners, the Coordinator, HR & Administration, is responsible for coordinating and performing administration and HR-based responsibilities, and assisting the Senior Partners of tap Strategy & HR Consulting (tap Strategy) with the development of tools, presentations and programs.  This is the ideal position for those who wish to work a majority of their time from their home under flexible arrangements.  Occasional local travel may be required.

  • Assists with and/or coordinates the work between the Senior Partners, tap Strategy consultants, clients and partners
  • Works with, reviews, develops, edits and/or formats tap Strategy drafts, tools and templates for tap Strategy administration and/or clients, while building simplified methods and mechanisms for updates
  • Liaises with the Senior Partners, tap Strategy consultants, clients and partners
  • Develops Human Resources guides, templates, and other HR materials
  • Responds to tap Strategy HR tapHelpline calls, as needed
  • Researches, reviews, develops, updates, and/or advances our tap Strategy HR Policies templates while building simplified methods and mechanisms for compliance updates and client customization
  • Assists in the development and enhancement of tap Strategy website and social media presence, and other related content, including but not limited to quick guides, tools, newsletter content, etc.
  • Coordinates and follows tap Strategy security screening process, proposal workflow process, and others as required
  • Responsible for answering and triaging tap Strategy’s main phone line
  • Performs financial administration such as invoicing, reconciliation, follow up, accounts receivable and payable, and tracking
  • Assists tap Strategy Senior Partners with client projects and activities, such as, but not limited to, workshop and program development,recruitment, job description writing, attending client meetings and/or presentations, and other work, as required
  • Performs outreach to clients and potential clients as required for business development
Position Qualifications:
  • A Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation is preferred
  • A certificate, diploma or BA in human resources, administration, or other comparable field, or an equivalent mixture of relevant education, certifications, and experience
  • Minimum of 1 year of relevant human resources experience
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an administrative role is a strong asset
  • Bilingualism (English & French) is an asset
  • Experience with bookkeeping and financial tracking is an asset
  • Strong and extensive knowledge of up-to-date human resources practices, trends, and national and provincial workplace and employment legislation is a strong asset
  • Demonstrated experience developing Human Resources programs and related guidelines, tools and templates is an asset
To apply:

If you feel this is the right position for you, you meet the qualifications, and you are excited about working in a client-focused and dynamic environment, please email us a copy of your C.V., along with your cover letter, telling why you are inspired by this role. Please send to - Closing date is November 30th, 2017.  The subject line of your email should quote the reference number TS1801..

Please note: This is an active recruitment and seek to find the right people as soon as possible; therefore, we will screen and proceed with the recruitment process as C.V.’s arrive. While we thank and would like to respond to all applicants, only those who are to be considered further will be contacted. No telephone calls please.

tap Strategy & HR Consulting is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity and inclusion. If you require accessibility accommodation during this process – just let us know with an email to, and we’ll work with you to make sure your needs are met.