Executive Director, Lac La Biche, Alberta
You have a passion for rural economic development.
You are a confident and strategic leader.
You have experience leading a dynamic non-profit organization.
You have been referred to as a visionary.
You have worked with Boards of Directors and Executive Committees.
You are often described as a mentor/teacher/coach.
If these statements describe you, we should talk. You just might be the ideal candidate to be the next Executive Director at Community Futures Lac La Biche!
Community Futures Lac La Biche is a non-profit organization that supports local entrepreneurs, businesses, and communities. We are guided by an 11-person volunteer Board of Directors made up of community representatives and members-at-large from our Region. The mandate for the Executive Director is Leadership, Advocacy, and Stewardship. As a champion of the Community Futures mission and assets, your leadership communicates and advocates for the well-being, development, and sustainability of the businesses and communities you represent.
Our next Executive Director will have the following qualifications:
Superior leadership, relationship-building, and interpersonal skills.
Refined listening, collaboration, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
Polished business acumen with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Knowledge of commercial finance and lending.
Financial planning and management.
Rural Economic Development experience preferred.
Effective interest-based conflict management and creative resolution skills.
Demonstrated competence in the development, promotion, and delivery of training programs.
5-7 years of business management, preferably in the non-profit sector.
Post-secondary degree in Business/Finance or a combination of experience in business and Not-for-Profit management
We thank all applicants for considering this exciting opportunity with Community Futures. Please be advised that the Selection Committee will only be contacting those individuals chosen for interview. No phone calls or international applications will be accepted. Community Futures values diversity and is committed to attracting, engaging, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. As well, your privacy is important to us – please rest assured that all applications will always remain confidential. We do not retain candidate profiles or resumes.