Resumes are being accepted for the position of General Manager, Strategy, Innovation, Intergovernmental Services. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the successful candidate will act in a support role to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Executive Team, Mayor and Council in support of the City’s strategic and intergovernmental objectives. This position will be well positioned to monitor and respond to related policy activity and to support advocacy for Council positions on matters as challenges and opportunities arise. The role will continue to establish the City as a recognized “municipality of influence” within the municipal, provincial and federal contexts, with responsibilities for developing and supporting the implementation of the goals and objectives of the Guelph’s Community Plan and the City’s Corporate Strategic Plan. In addition this role provides leadership and coordination for innovation initiatives, such as Guelph’s Civic Accelerator program. Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision – to be the city that makes a difference.
$119,520.74 – $149,400.92
How to apply
Qualified applicants are invited to apply using our online application system by Sunday August 11, 2019. Please note all applicants must complete the online questionnaire specific to this position at the time they submit their resume and cover letter in order to be considered. Proof of qualifications will be requested at the interview stage.
Please visit the job posting listed on our careers page and click on the “Apply for this job” button. Instructions will follow.
The City of Guelph is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require an accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process, please contact us to make your needs known in advance.
Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.
- Offered Salary$50,000+
- Career LevelManagement
- ExperienceLess than 2 years
- SECTORMunicipal Government
- Application Closing Time11.08.2019 21:10