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Executive Director
Action Centre is a community centre for physically disabled adults living in and around Montreal. We provide a warm, welcoming environment for socialization, mental and physical stimulation, and education. We have a variety of programs, activities, and outings which foster self-confidence, independence, and well-being among our members. Having recently completed a new strategic plan, we are looking for an Executive Director who can implement the plan and lead the Centre’s growth. We are looking for a trailblazer who will take initiative and bring Action Centre to the forefront of community-based services for adults with physical disabilities.
The Board of Directors and the Executive Director set the strategic direction of the organization. The Executive Director works with the Program Coordinator and other staff to insure its implementation. The Executive Director also is responsible for insuring effective day-to-day operations, sound financial and human resource management practices, and a commitment to implementing activities which reflect the Centre’s mission.
Reporting to the President of the Board of Directors of Action Centre, the Executive Director has the following responsibilities:
Community Development and External Relations;
Philanthropy and Funding Programs
Board Relations
Strategic Planning
Operations Management
Financial Management
Human Resource Development and Management
Employment Conditions
Salary: $75,000 per year
Permanent, full-time - 35 hours per week
4 weeks annual vacation
5 paid sick says per year.
Flexible schedule
Paid time off between Christmas and New Year’s
Education and Experience:
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field. Master’s degree an asset.
8 – 10 years senior management experience in a non-profit organization
Experience with media relations and external stakeholders
Extensive experience in successful fundraising
Leadership experience in guiding and managing organizational change.
Knowledge of issues relating to adults with physical disabilities an asset.
Bilingual (written and spoken)
Skills and qualities:
Creative and strategic thinker
Inspiring leader
Ability to embrace and institute change.
Excellent communication skills
Well organized
Digital Literacy - Microsoft Office, Zoom
To apply, send your CV by March 19, 2021 to: poste.centre.action@outlook.com
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