Best Buy Canada is hiring for its headquarters in Vancouver right now

Anyone who’s ever spent time looking for a job – so most of us – knows that sometimes it can be the worst thing ever. Even in the current climate, as experts say, is a labor market with lots of jobs, but not enough workers, one finds right the workplace can be tough.

Young people seeking work right now prioritize not only their health and safety, but also being fairly compensated, provided benefits and the ability to work remotely – at least some of the time.

Well, for all the job seekers out there, we have some exciting news: Best Buy Canada is currently hiring for various HQ positions (bonus: most of the roles are remote-first).

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Best Buy Canada, a perfect workplace for the tech-savvy person, is one of many companies that have embraced a “remote first” mindset for their corporate office – currently located in Burnaby – with a new Vancouver office that is scheduled to open in the new year.

With the flexibility to work from home as often as you like, as well as great staff discounts, a job at Best Buy Canada may be just what you’re looking for.

Whether it’s in marketing, technology, digital merchandising, data analytics or anywhere else in the business, there are great benefits to working with one of Canada’s largest technology companies.

For technology roles, employees can expect opportunities to work on and implement the latest and greatest technology. There are countless projects for employees to do meaningful work and really make a difference in an organization that spans across Canada.

Exterior Reproduction of Best Buy Canada Vancouver Office (Best Buy Canada)

Not only does the company have a supportive and fun team culture, they also offer learning and development opportunities to their employees (also more room to grow in your career).

The ability to work with a diverse set of people, to feel supported in exploring all of your future career opportunities, as well as having access to resources such as mental health support, is a priority for Best Buy Canada.

Sara Aghvami, director of Best Buy Health, agrees that working for Best Buy Canada has made her feel supported and encouraged in her career.

Sara Aghvami, Director of Best Buy Health (Best Buy Canada)

“I have stayed here because while they offer you encouragement and support, they let you write your own career recipe,” she says. “They put their employees in a position where they can function at their best because they care about people. I feel like they care about me every day I meet at work.”

Aghvami, who is from Iran, especially appreciates Best Buy Canada’s commitment to inclusivity and diversity as the company’s core values. “Inclusive is the key word I would use to describe our environment. Everyone appreciates each other, even though we may think differently and have different approaches.”

“When I was born in another country, I know how important it is to embrace different cultural backgrounds in a workplace, and Best Buy does that – every single fiber in me believes in it,” she adds.

Team member at work (Best Buy Canada)

The company is also proud of its commitment to society, which includes various technology youth education programs, a long-standing partnership with BGC Canada (formerly Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada) and the Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives.

Best Buy Canada also offers technical recycling in all stores – an important precedent for more sustainable business practices.

For the job seekers who are passionate about technology and interested in gaining influence in an organization, Best Buy Canada may be the right next step in your career. To apply for one of the vacancies, be sure to check out their career page and apply online.

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