As the inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Edmonton Global, your vision and energy will attract both Canadian and international companies to a safe, dynamic region with excellent schools, health care facilities, green space, affordable housing, a well-educated workforce and an unparalleled community spirit. You will make a difference for more than 1.3 million residents of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region by forging international partnerships that will spark new jobs and economic growth, both now and for generations to come.
With the enthusiastic support of fifteen shareholder municipalities, Edmonton Global was incorporated as a not-for-profit entity on June 9, 2017 to promote Canada’s sixth-largest region by retaining and attracting investment. In this defining leadership role, you will build the organization’s team, continually fine tune the strategic plan and champion a corporate culture of accountability. An entrepreneurial visionary, you will work with, support and advise an independent and representative Board of Directors on strategic and governance issues, while ensuring that Edmonton Global has the policies, systems and performance metrics necessary to excel with its global mandate. At home in both the public and private sectors, you will act as chief relationship developer with business sectors and governments in the region, across the country and around the world. You and your team will promote and facilitate as you build the Edmonton Global brand and organization.
This is a rare opportunity to build and shape an important entity that will make a real and lasting impact and will place the Edmonton Metropolitan Region on the global stage. Bring your leadership, your relationships and your relentless drive for results to help us shape the future!
For more information about this opportunity or to apply, submit your resume and related information online, in confidence, to Sarah Adams at email@example.com.