Website Canadian Council on Invasive Species

The national voice to protect Canada from the impacts of invasive species

Are you interested in leading and building a strong national voice to protect Canada’s environment and communities from the growing risks of invasive species? Are you passionate about building partnerships, making a difference and expanding our connections in the federal government and with Indigenous leaders and partners across Canada?

This unique opportunity includes leading a virtual team from your virtual office. Reporting to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Council on Invasive Species (CCIS), the Executive Director (ED) provides strategic direction and leadership and participates in the overall stewardship of the organization through its governance system.   The ED supports the Board of Directors and a skilled and motivated team of approximately ten staff working in a virtual office model.

As Executive Director, you report to the Chair of the Board and are accountable for the CCIS operations, financial performance, human resources, projects, and communications. You will achieve organizational objectives that must continuously adapt to environmental, legislative, technological, and economic factors.

Ideally, you have successful experience leading and growing a business or an association.

Please apply to [email protected] with covering letter and resume by June 20th, 2022. Position will stay open until filled.

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