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Director of Corporate Services (13-month term)
Saskatchewan School Boards Association
Jun 23, 2020
Jul 31, 2020 in 2 weeks
Regina, SK
Chief Finance & Operations
Accounting Designation (CPA)
Description & Details
The Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) welcomes innovative, strategic thinking leaders who can appreciate working in an environment that provides work‐life balance.
The Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) is seeking a Director of Corporate Services for a 13‐ month term with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2020, whose primary responsibilities will be to support the departments in managing their administrative and financial needs and supporting the management team to ensure the various departments of the SSBA are working strategically, cohesively and creatively.  Reporting to the Executive Director, the term Director of Corporate Services will:  
  • Supervise day to day operational and financial needs;
  • Support and manage reporting to the Executive and various committees such as the Audit and Investment Committee;
  • Manage and complete the annual reporting and audit for the Association;
  • Manage and complete the annual operating and capital budget process for the Association;
  • Oversee efficient and consistent IT services across all departments;
  • Manage the Corporate Services Administrative Assistant support team;
  • Participate as a member of the Senior Management team in establishing an annual SSBA business plan, ensuring collaborative, positive working relationships between all departments.   This also includes providing support for:
        * Building management; and
        * Development of the organization’s goals, vision, and
           strategic planning.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills and will bring the knowledge and skills for this position obtained through a CPA (CA, CMA, CGA) designation or Master’s degree in Administration or demonstrated equivalent education and several years of relevant work experience, including management, business and accounting experience.  Strategic planning and leadership abilities would be an important asset.  
The SSBA offers a competitive salary with health benefits, pension, and professional development opportunities.  
The SSBA is committed to workplace diversity and encourages a culture of teamwork and flexibility.
How to Apply / Contact
Interested individuals are invited to submit a resume and cover letter for the position of Director of Corporate Services by email to the attention of April Blondeau, by 12:00 midnight July 31, 2020.   See our website for more information about the SSBA.