Title: Executive Director
Organization: Green Communities Canada
Location: Remote (must be able to work GCC’s core hours 10 am – 3pm ET). Post-COVID must be able to travel within South Central Ontario to meet with staff and other stakeholders on a regular basis. Green Communities Canada currently has staff located in the following locations: Peterborough (head office), Hamilton, Toronto, and Ottawa.
Date posted: 30 March 2021
Employment: Full-time employment (37.5 hours/week; with flexibility in work schedule)
Salary Range: $90,000 - $100,000
Application deadling: 23 April 2021, 5 pm ET
Anticipated start date: 15 June 2021
Green Communities Canada (GCC) is a nationally incorporated non-profit association of 20 community-based environmental organizations working together for a vibrant, equitable and sustainable future. Our mission is to connect community-based climate action groups through a national network to share resources, inspire innovative programming, and elevate our collective impact.
GCC’s current program areas of focus are home energy efficiency, stormwater management and active transportation, with the aim to expand beyond these in the coming years. Member organization work cuts across additional program areas including waste, food insecurity, climate education, and youth engagement. GCC is in the process of strengthening our network infrastructure to ensure deeper member engagement, community connection and impact. We are committed to expanding our reach, both geographically and from a diversity perspective, and to advancing social justice in the sector.
More information available here.
Green Communities Canada seeks a dynamic Executive Director to lead our organization to new successes. Given current financial challenges within the sector and the organization due to COVID-19, GCC requires an individual with extensive business development skills and a proven record in developing successful funding proposals. This work will be supported by an experienced administrative team, including a Director of Finance, and a strong team of Program Directors.
The Executive Director must be a team-oriented, innovative and collaborative leader who can continue to engage and inspire all stakeholders: staff, member organizations and the board. Building upon an outstanding legacy of environmental programming and delivery they will finalize our new strategic plan, and position GCC to meet the critical challenges and opportunities of the climate crisis.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Program Development (25%)
Financial Sustainability & Management (15%)
Member Relations & Communications (20%)
Human Resources (15%)
Strategy and Governance (15%)
Leadership and Advocacy (10%)
GCC is committed to creating a workforce that reflects the diversity of the populations we serve. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including applicants from all cultures and backgrounds, racialized communities, diverse sexual and gender identities, and physical or mental abilities. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier-free. We also encourage applicants to self-identify if they wish to do so.
How to Apply:
Qualified candidates are invited to submit the following materials in a single PDF file to email@example.com with the subject line “Executive Director”.
Deadline: 23 April 2021, 5pm ET
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 31 2021 ID: 59296