County Clerk/Director of Corporate & Legislative Services

Grey County

The County of Grey is a family of distinctive communities situated two hours north of Toronto, which values its heritage, natural beauty, healthy environment and rural lifestyle. As the fourth largest county in Ontario, Grey County is home to more than 94,000 residents. Grey County is dedicated to economic growth, environmental stewardship and an enhanced quality of life through the provision of responsive and efficient services and collaborative efforts with its municipal and community partners. We are currently seeking a talented legal professional to fill the role of County Clerk/Director of Corporate & Legislative Services.

Responsibilities

This position is responsible for the overall performance of Grey County’s Corporate Services Division, which encompasses Legislative Services including the Provincial Offences Court, Human Resources and Information Technology departments. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, this position will be responsible for administration of the County's legal affairs and be relied upon to ensure senior management and Council are provided with high quality legal advice

Qualifications
  • The ideal candidate is a progressive leader with an LL.B. or J.D.;
  • Five (5) years’ experience providing legal advice in fast-paced, complex environment;
  • Management experience in the municipal sector or a related field and demonstrated understanding of local government operations, human resources and employment law, information technology, municipal legislation and the Provincial Offences Act;
  • A proven track record leading and managing a diverse portfolio of responsibilities;
  • Excellent strategic planning, analysis, problem solving, investigative and report writing skills
  • Strong communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • A valid Ontario driver’s license and use of a vehicle.


To Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to contact Carrie Sharpin, Ward & Uptigrove Consulting & Human Resources by: Phone: (519) 291-3040 ext. 701 or by E-mail: carries@w-u.on.ca.

Qualified candidates are invited to view and apply on our website at www.grey.ca/careers before Thursday, December 14, 2017.

The County of Grey is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

County Clerk/Director of Corporate & Legislative Services Grey County Ontario

Expiry Date: 2017-12-14
Date Posted: 2017-11-14
Province: Ontario