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BC Local Government Job Posting Service

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Manager, Strategic Initiatives


POSTING NO: 2019-29
POSTING DATE: October 30, 2019
POSTING EXPIRY DATE: November 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.


The Manager, Strategic Initiatives supports the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) to build a culture of public service that earns the trust and confidence of our community by delivering results on the Board’s strategic initiatives, attracting investment into the region, providing project leadership, building effective relationships and communications with intergovernmental partners and community members and supporting corporate planning and performance.

The Manager, Strategic Initiatives reports directly to the CAO.

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (or equivalent combination)
  • A university degree in public administration, political science, business administration, communications, planning or other related discipline preferably at the post-graduate level.
  • Extensive experience defining and leading complex projects, preferably within the public sector.
  • Experience managing professional staff, project staff and consultants.
  • A minimum 8 years’ experience in a management role in local government.
  • Registration or eligibility for registration as a Project Management Professional (PMP), Professional Planner (MCIP) or other related professional designation would be an asset.

REQUIRED LICENCES, CERTIFICATES AND REGISTRATIONS
  • Valid BC Class 5 Drivers License.

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience supplemented by a comprehensive benefit package. Qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume quoting posting #2019-29 Manager, Strategic Initiatives to hr@srd.ca by 4:00 pm Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

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

Location: Campbell River, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Project Management,Strategic Initiatives/Planning
Posted: October 30, 2019, 1:03 pm
Expires: November 20, 2019, 4:00 pm