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Job Number:  35572
Chief of Organizational Development job in Edmonton, AB
Job Posted: Tuesday, 6 June 2017
Closing Date: Tuesday, 27 June 2017
(56 days ago)
WJS Canada
Region: Edmonton area Type: Full time
Location: Edmonton, AB Salary: (not entered)

Are you ready to make your mark and apply your business know-how to help change lives?

Do you want to help set the groundwork for more growth and success at a vibrant, national company?

Are you up for the challenge of setting your own course in a brand new role?


WJS Canada has experienced significant growth over the past ten years and is looking to hire a Chief of Organizational Development to leverage this strong foundational work to further expand revenues, impact client services and employee satisfaction. This is one of two new senior management roles being created to complement a team of skilled, experienced finance, HR and policy leaders already in place. This role will have responsibilities which span the geographic reach of WJS across BC, Alberta and Ontario.


The Chief of Organizational Development job in Edmonton, AB will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer and the National  Management Team and will assume a leadership role in WJS business development, management, marketing, quality assurance, information management and technology in order to enhance organizational capacity, build operational efficiencies and ensure the success of company strategic objectives.


The ideal candidate will have a master’s degree in business administration or a bachelor’s in business and a minimum of 5 years experience in a senior leadership role with a demonstrated ability to promote business and new revenue streams.  Excellent collaborative, organizational and communications skills are a must.  As are a strong understanding of finance, measures of performance and a proven record of achieving targets. The position requires sound computer skills including advanced Excel and the ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends and some travel. This position can be based in Edmonton, Alberta or Maple Ridge BC.  A criminal record check is also required.


This is a unique opportunity for an experienced professional who desires to make a difference and thrives on being the first to develop and set the direction of a new and integral role.


WJS Canada is a national human services company that works hand in hand to strengthen people and communities through outstanding programs to individuals in service, funding agencies and community partners.


Work With WJS

  • Inspiring, challenging and rewarding work where you will make a difference each and every day.
  • Appreciative teams, appreciative clients, organizational recognition and rewards.
  • Comprehensive benefit plan and competitive salary.



*** Prior to confirmation of employment all applicants must provide a current (dated within 3 months of hire date) Criminal Record Check. These checks can take up to 6 weeks to obtain, please ensure you prepare accordingly.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Deadline for applications is June 27, 2017, or until a suitable candidate is found.
Please apply with a resume and covering letter (outline education, experience and references).
When Applying for the Chief of Organizational Development job in Edmonton, AB be sure to include Reference #NAT-COD with your submission.

WJS is an equal opportunity employer.
Only suitable candidates will be contacted.
No telephone calls please.
Complete details can be found at https://wjscanada.com
Contact Details:
www:   www.wjscanada.com

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