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Executive Director, NGO (Non-Governmental Organization)

Employer

Canadian Humanitarian

Date Posted

November 14, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $44,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 14, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Humanitarian

Languages

English

Education

  • Master's degree
  • Development economics and international development
  • International relations and affairs
  • Non-profit/public/organizational management
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Budgetary responsibility

$500,001 - $1,500,000

Tasks

  • Allocate material, human and financial resources to implement organizational policies and programs
  • Authorize and organize the establishment of major departments and associated senior staff positions
  • Establish financial and administrative controls; formulate and approve promotional campaigns; and approve overall human resources planning
  • Establish objectives for the organization and formulate or approve policies and programs
  • Represent the organization, or delegate representatives to act on behalf of the organization, in negotiations or other official functions
  • Select middle managers, directors or other executive staff; delegate the necessary authority to them and create optimum working conditions

Supervision

  • 5-10 people
  • Committees
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Office
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word

Security and safety

  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

Willing to travel internationally

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Workplace information

Remote work available

Other benefits

Free parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Executive Director, NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Senior Managers - Health, Education, Social and Community Services and Membership Organizations
DIRECTIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to authorize the establishment of departments and associated senior staff positions; to approve overall human resource planning; to co-ordinate the work of regions, divisions and departments; to select middle managers, directors and other executive staff; and to approve promotional campaigns

METHODICAL

Interest in establishing and organizing major departments and associated senior staff positions; and in formulating promotional campaigns

social

Interest in negotiating with a board of directors to formulate policies and programs; and in delegating representatives to act on behalf of the organization

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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