The County of Northern Lights, Alberta is currently seeking a qualified, experienced person to assume the responsibilities of Manager of Economic Development and Community Services.
The County of Northern Lights is a progressive rural municipality located in Northwestern Alberta. The municipality is bordered by the mighty Peace River and boasts a mix of prairies, rolling hills, forests and river valleys, making it an outdoor recreational enthusiasts dream. The neighbouring communities of Manning, Peace River and Grimshaw not only provide an extensive offering of services and amenities.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Manager of Economic Development and Community Services will ensure the ongoing success of the Economic Development Strategy and Recreational and Cultural Master Plan to facilitate an environment where business expansion, attraction, investment and quality of life are promoted within the County.
In addition to the rate of pay, the municipality offers:
an extensive employer paid benefits plan including a secure defined benefit pension,
excellent opportunities for training and development
flexible work schedule
friendly, but fast paced work environment that promotes a healthy work/life balance
Closing Date May 18, 2018 or until a successful candidate has been found.
How to apply: To apply please submit your resume, and take the time to write a cover letter that includes the following information:
What you believe the biggest challenges are in business development in the County of Northern Lights and what you might do to address those challenges.
Please submit resume and cover letter to: The County of Northern Lights, Attn: Theresa Van Oort, CAO at Box 10, Manning AB, T0H 2M0, Fax: 780-836-3663 Email: email@example.com
Personal information collected through the recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment. We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.