Executive Director

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: February 05, 2020
  • Job Order ID: 327426
  • Consultant: James Palmer
  • Industry: Human Resources
Originally established in 1906, our client is a non profit, community-based organization committed to education, culture, and community. This organization currently runs four streams of activities including Children’s Daycare and Preschool, Japanese Language Instruction, Community Programming and Facility Rentals in a national Historic Site and are looking for an energetic and passionate leader to join their team to help continue to raise the profile of this organization. If this sounds like you, apply now for this great career opportunity with a well known and respected team of dedicated mix of part-time paid staff and volunteers.


Specific Responsibilities Include:
  • Day to day management of 45– 50 staff made up of administration, instructors and childcare staff
  • All hiring, managing and development of staff
  • Full financial responsibility for the organization
  • Help raise the profile, expand its presence and continue to be a key member of the community
  • Active member of board meetings and be an active member of the community
  • Manage fundraising efforts including donor relationships
What We’re Looking For Includes:
  • Experience in Volunteer Management in a senior capacity
  • Japanese language competency is an asset
  • Strong leadership skills along with high emotional intelligence
  • Demonstrated financial management skills
  • Ability to develop and implement procedures on a fast-paced multiple stakeholder environment
  • Strong communication skills with a natural ability to listen to stakeholders & deliver a compelling message
  • Background in successful fundraising strategies
An excellent salary is offered including benefits. Excellent career opportunity with a community leader. Please apply directly, only candidates who are currently entitled to work in Canada will be considered.
If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, apply now!