Northern Ontario Service Deliverers Association, Executive Director

The Northern Ontario Service Deliverers Association seeks a highly motivated professional to fill the position of Executive Director for the Association. The Executive Director will work with the NOSDA CAO and Executive group to coordinate and consolidate NOSDA member strategic issues to represent one Northern position as a champion of Human Services for DSSABs/Consolidated Municipal Service Managers in Northern Ontario.

Executive Director

Full Time

Posted May 18, 2018                                                      

Competition # 2018-NOSDA-01 

The Northern Ontario Service Deliverers Association seeks a highly motivated professional to fill the position of Executive Director for the Association. The Executive Director will work with the NOSDA CAO and Executive group to coordinate and consolidate NOSDA member strategic issues to represent one Northern position as a champion of Human Services for DSSABs/Consolidated Municipal Service Managers in Northern Ontario. The Executive Director will assist the NOSDA CAOs with the engagement of federal, provincial and municipal stakeholders to ensure a continued focus on NOSDA issues and positions. The Executive Director will coordinate and provide support services in communications, events and activities on behalf of NOSDA, including the NOSDA AGM.     

Qualifications and Experience

  • Completion of a relevant post-secondary degree, diploma or certificate in Public Administration or Business Administration, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3 to 5 years of senior level administrative or other related experience, with developed business and political acumen.
  • Demonstrated ability to work positively and professionally with the public, and various elected officials and representatives.
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate the development of a cohesive position on issues based on consultation within the CAO Group and Executive.
  • Experience in planning and managing large events and providing administrative support.
  • Proven skills and experience in all aspects of communications including, writing, editing media and public relations documents, development of social media and course content, marketing the organization, its members and activities and communicating with a broad range of stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask, be self-directed, make decisions, and to meet deadlines and changing priorities while maintaining a high level of performance.
  • Excellent organization, planning, written, oral and interpersonal communication
  • Experience working at a Federal, Provincial and Municipal government preferred.
  • A high degree of knowledge and competence in using all Microsoft Office applications, website administration and social media experience at the advanced level. 

Bilingualism (French/English) is considered an asset. 

Location: Northern Ontario                                 

Salary Range:   Commensurate with Experience

Commencement Date: To be determined

Job Description: Position Specification 

Interested individuals should submit a résumé with attached covering letter outlining the education, skills, qualification and experience and how they relate to this position quoting competition number # 2018-NOSDA-01 no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday June 15, 2018.

Please forward any inquires and resume by email to nosda@nosda.net.