This is a Permanent, Full-time position.
Province: Kelowna, British Columbia
Position: Partnerships Office Director
Deadline: December 8, 2020
Posted: November 19, 2020
Job Description / Duties
As the Partnerships Office Director, you will be responsible for leading a branch focused on changing the way the organization delivers important capital assets, programs, and services to the residents of Kelowna. You will deliver this mandate through the development of alternative revenue sources and through the development of high-profile partnerships with the private, public, and non-profit sectors. You will bring entrepreneurial and relationship advancement approaches and focus on partnership management, sponsorship & advertising revenue, grant funding, business stakeholder liaison, and intergovernmental relations.
Qualifications / Required Skills
You hold a Post-secondary degree in Business Administration or a related discipline and have extensive experience in a similar role. You are politically savvy and have exceptional leadership, communications and organizational skills with a proven ability to manage and motivate a team of staff. You are a strategic thinker and have exemplary problem solving and communication skills. You understand the benefits of building effective relationships with other City departments, external agencies and the public.
The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to help us achieve our vision of making Kelowna a city of the future. Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport. We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment.
Salary: This exempt position offers a salary range of $120,000 t0 $134,000 and a fully paid comprehensive benefits plan, one of Canada’s top pensions, and Earned-Day-Off & Wellness programs for your Work/Life balance.
Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers