Chief Administrative Officer

Born and shaped by a rich history, diverse culture and natural environment, the City of North Vancouver is a community with a long-term vision for the future and brimming with potential. The City residents and businesses make it unique and the community takes pride in being a welcoming host, inspiring example, and inviting home to people of all ages, backgrounds and interests.

With the upcoming retirement of the incumbent, the City of North Vancouver is searching for a new Chief Administrative Officer. This is a very exciting time as the City continues to position itself as one of Canada’s most sustainable and highly liveable cities.

With the support of the City Council and a progressive municipal team, the Chief Administrative Officer will provide visionary leadership as the City invites new business and residents to establish themselves in North Vancouver. Engaged in most aspects of the City, the Chief Administrative Officer will provide key direction in strategic planning and lead a strong senior municipal team. They will ensure City staff are committed to providing a high level of public service, to continually strive for new and more effective approaches to fulfilling the City’s mandate and strategic objectives. The Chief Administrative Officer will make certain the City is optimally positioned for a sustainable quality of life for residents, ensuring that services, programs and facilities meet the needs of the growing community and are provided in a highly efficient, innovative and cost-effective manner.

The ideal candidate will bring a demonstrated track record of success in a senior level position within a progressive municipality or other public-sector organization. The individual will have a reputation for building and leading strong teams, and empowering staff in their delivery of a complex portfolio of services. They are talented and effective in long-range strategic planning and are committed to ensuring the City has an engaged and motivated workforce that continually evaluates opportunities to drive efficiency and improvement. 

This is a unique opportunity to play a key leadership role in a thriving city, ensuring North Vancouver’s residents continue to enjoy a high quality of life and healthy living in a community recognized as a leading sustainable city within Canada and one of Metro Vancouver's most successful sustainable municipalities.

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Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Chief Administration
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:54 pm
Expires: May 21, 2018, 4:30 pm