The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors, is the leader of the organization and is responsible for the following:

  • Participate in Strategic planning and the execution of this plan;
  • Operation of the Organization within the policies and budget established by the Board of Directors;
  • Managing human resources and a team of 14 people (hiring, training, annual evaluation, etc.);
  • Managing all budgetary, financial, and administrative functions of the organization on a day-to-day basis and preparing annual budgets with the assistance of the bookkeeper;
  • Establishing partnerships and relationships with local businesses, organizations, and the community;
  • Responsible for overseeing fundraising activities;
  • Responsible to apply for government grants;
  • Reporting to the Board of Directors on a regular basis;
  • Overseeing New Boundaries’ Retail Social Enterprises, which include Amigos Thrift Store, daily online auction and woodshop

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • NSCC certificate in Human Resources/Disability Support field or Post-secondary Diploma/Certificate/Degree in related discipline and minimum of 3 years’ work experience in a related field.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: thinking creatively, solving problems, taking on new challenges
  • Leadership: working with a team to collaborate, delegate, and manage activities
  • Professional Written and Verbal Communication Skills: writing reports, emails, and grants; preparing and delivering presentations; parent and caregiver meetings, etc.
  • Experience supporting people who have disabilities: work experience
  • Demonstrated skills in this sector
  • Knowledge of business and finance
  • HR skills
  • Experience in administration and staff supervision

Asset:

  • Experience with marketing, promotions, and events
  • Adept with Social Media; Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Retail sales experience
  • Financial management background
  • First Aid Certificate, CPR certificate and MANDT system training

BENEFITS

  • Full time position with compensation comparative to the market
  • Full benefit package and great pension

Please note that we will require a Police Record Check including Vulnerable Sector Check, as well as a Driver’s Abstract.

Apply by email @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or in person at New Boundaries located at 79 Centennial Drive, Windsor.

Only the short-listed candidates will be contacted.