Company Name:
Easter Seals Alberta
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Bragg Creek, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5 - 10 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Street:
103 - 811 Manning Road NE
City:
Calgary
State:
Alberta
Fax:
403-248-1716
ID
7782
376
Phone:
403-235-5662

Director, Easter Seals Camp Horizon

Director, Easter Seals Camp Horizon

Are you passionate about using your leadership talents to oversee one of Easter Seals Alberta’s most dynamic programs, Easter Seals Camp Horizon?  Do you have what it takes to champion our Vision to Inspire Potential, Build Community and Enrich Lives? Do you have a record of success in your professional career?

Easter Seals Alberta is a provincial not-for-profit organization.  Our mission is to provide services that foster inclusion, independence and recreation for individuals with disabilities and medical conditions.  Easter Seals Camp Horizon, located in beautiful Kananaskis Country, provides year round programs for campers of all ages and abilities at it’s beautiful, accessible 18.5 million dollar facility.

Reporting to the CEO, and as a member of the provincial Senior Management Team, the Candidate will:

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day to day operation of the camp, its programs and facilities
  • Oversee human resource requirements (staff of 60+) – including supervision of Department Managers
  • Work with senior leadership to develop integrated marketing programs to support camp’s revenue goals, including off season rentals and private bookings
  • Prepare, monitor and adjust annual operating budget of $2 million in conjunction with Senior Management Team and Director, Finance
  • Work with the Marketing and Communications Specialist to ensure mission compatibility and reflect consistency with Easter Seals Alberta approved brand strategies
  • With the Director, Development provide strategic Donor Relations/Stewardship opportunities at the camp including events, tours, presentations, and proposal development
  • Risk Management and liaison with Government of Alberta, and all applicable departments to ensure compliance with licensing, leasing, reporting and other requirements
  • Oversee capital project planning and development related to the facility
  • Identify, evaluate & maintain relationships with partners, agencies & vendors
  • Represent Easter Seals Alberta as needed throughout the community and at events.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or masters in related field (Rehabilitation, Recreation Administration, Business or Non-Profit Management).
  • 8+ years’ management and administration experience
  • Experience communicating to broad range of audiences (donors, staff, volunteers, stakeholders, media, suppliers, clients and families of those we serve).
  • Proficiency in financial management
  • Demonstrated knowledge in the preparation, administration and control of an assigned budget
  • Demonstrated knowledge and implementation of adaptive support services programs
  • Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community
  • First Aid/CPR Certifications
  • Clean Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Checks completed.
  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities and medical conditions is an asset

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Team builder who engages & motivates team members.
  • Big picture thinker when integrating different communication channels. Able to work collaboratively with colleagues.
  • Balances solutions against economic, technical, & human factors.
  • Innovative thinking, flexible & change oriented.
  • Shows initiative, enthusiasm, and persuasiveness.
  • Translates “how we’re doing” data into “how we can make it better”.
  • Outdoor pursuits, therapeutic recreation, programs and services for people with disabilities and medical conditions

 

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter with salary expectations to: 

Easter Seals Alberta

103, 811 Manning RD NE

Calgary, AB   T2E 7L4

[email protected]

                                                CLOSING DATE: MARCH 31, 2019

We thank all those who apply for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We thank all those who apply for their interest however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.