The Township of Uxbridge, designated as the “Trail Capital of Canada”, is seeking a Chief Administrative Officer.
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The Township of Uxbridge is situated in a beautiful valley on the northern slope of the Oak Ridges Moraine, all within an hour’s commute to major markets in Durham Region, York Region and the City of Toronto. It is home to over 1,700 businesses operating in a diverse range of sectors from agriculture to professional services and advanced manufacturing. The natural ambience and beauty of the Township is a big draw for not only the businesses, but their customers as well.
The unique landscape and multitude of heritage locations located throughout the Township has also made it a very popular destination for a multitude of film productions over the years.
In 2009 Uxbridge Township received a federal designation by Industry Canada as the "Trail Capital of Canada”. Thousands of hikers, cyclists, equestrians, skiers, and lovers of fresh air enjoy over 220 kilometers of seasonally managed trails each year.
Uxbridge has much to offer by way of recreation, entertainment, heritage and culture, a thriving arts community and the opportunity to participate in any one of the countless volunteer organizations that actively contribute to the quality of life of the over 20,000 residents in this vibrant community.
Reporting to the Mayor and Council, you will provide strategic vision, leadership and guidance on the general management of the corporation as well as participate in the overall direction of the municipality.
You will lead by example our approximately 100 employees toward a shared vision; empowering them to achieve it and inspiring them to make a difference by embracing their commitment to Public service excellence.
As the most senior administrative official, you will play an integral role in creating a safe and inclusive workplace, by encouraging a culture of openness, authenticity, collaboration and respect.
As a successful senior executive, you are a proven consensus-builder with the ability to influence a diverse group of stakeholders. You have implemented strategic plans, complex initiatives and created opportunities that encourage community development.
Our ideal candidate for Chief Administrative Officer has a deep understanding of Public Sector administration, municipal finance, talent strategy and governance. You are an innovation advocate with a passion to collaborate, engage and embrace new ideas to execute meaningful, efficient and agile service operations, while providing an enhanced citizen-centric experience.