City of Colwood

Director of Corporate Services

Full Time Permanent Position

The City of Colwood has an exciting opportunity for an experienced, detail oriented, innovative, and collaborative Director of Corporate Services to fill an upcoming retirement position in a rapidly growing and progressive community.

Colwood is a fast-growing, family-oriented, seaside community of nearly 17,000 people, located on the West Shore of Greater Victoria. Home to the growing Royal Bay community, Royal Roads University, Hatley Castle, Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites and Esquimalt Lagoon Migratory Bird Sanctuary, Colwood is surrounded by beauty and poised for success.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director of Corporate Services provides supervision, management, leadership, technical expertise and related communications to the Corporate Services Department. In accordance with the Community Charter, they oversee the municipal elections process, records management, administer the BC Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, arranges support for Council, Boards and Committees, and develops and implements policies.

As a strong and collaborative team builder with excellent interpersonal skills, the Director of Corporate Services demonstrates agile strategic leadership and champions a collaborative and supportive working environment that is focused on exceptional customer service and continuous quality improvement.

A complete job description will be available at

Using the subject line Director of Corporate Services, please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Ian Howat, Chief Administrative Officer
City of Colwood
3300 Wishart Road
Victoria, BC V9C 1R1

Applications will be accepted until 4:30 pm on Friday, June 28, 2018.

While the City of Colwood values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Colwood, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Corporate Administration,Corporate Services
Posted: June 13, 2018, 11:14 am
Expires: June 28, 2018, 4:30 pm