Reporting to the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, the Executive Director of Corporate Services oversees and directs the operations of Financial Management, Human Resources and Information Technology and Broadcasting branches of the Legislative Assembly Office (LAO). This position is accountable for providing effective leadership, advice and support on Corporate Services matters and identifying organizational issues while promoting cross-branch solutions, improvements and outcomes.
The successful candidate as a member of the executive team will lead a highly skilled and diverse team of professionals. The Executive Director will be a key contributor and promoter of a high performance, constructive workplace culture. You will focus on providing services to a very diverse and dynamic group of elected officials and their staff, requiring a high level of diplomacy, professionalism and emotional intelligence.
The successful incumbent will come with extensive management experience and exceptional leadership skills with a strong commitment to service excellence. Your diverse experience managing significant fiscal, technological and human resources, will be key in this role. You bring a proven ability to lead teams in an often changing environment. A strategic focus and experience managing complex issues with a history of exercising sound judgment are essential. Demonstrated excellence in communication, leadership, time and resource management, problem-solving and conflict management skills are critical in this role.
Related postsecondary education, preferably in public administration, finance, business or human resource management, is required. A minimum of 10 years progressively responsible experience in a senior management or executive role combined with experience leading corporate services or related teams. Possession of a professional designation would be an asset. The Executive Director of Corporate Services position offers an annual salary of $153,288 - $201,180, dependent on qualifications. A comprehensive benefits package is also available.