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Executive Director

Downtown Timmins BIA

Full-Time • Timmins Region

The Timmins Downtown BIA is seeking a full-time Executive Director to lead our dynamic organization.

About the Executive Director Role
The Executive Director provides leadership, direction, and works with the Board of Directors to achieve our mission, objectives, and strategic plan. As Executive Director, you will be on the phone, on your feet, and on your game to advance our strategic plan and vision.

Reporting to the Board, you will act as liaison between members, the board, staff, volunteers, government, and other community partners. The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the delivery and implementation of all programs and services, including budgets, daily operations, as well as community and public relations. 

About You
You are driven, forward-thinking, dedicated to developing and advancing an innovative suite of programs and advocacy, and perhaps most importantly, a jack-of-all-trades that thrives as a leader in a busy and challenging but rewarding environment. You know how to run a good meeting, write a grant application, give a great media interview, find and foster local talent and leaders, and form relationships with people from all walks of life. You have a passion for sustainable community economic development, a knack for meaningful networking, and you have your finger on the pulse of Timmins.

You'll be a great fit for this role if you:

  • are highly organized, efficient, resourceful, tactful, and dependable, and have a positive attitude
  • can work independently and collaboratively, have experience managing a small team of staff. and are comfortable giving them the opportunity to innovate and create
  • have experience working with and developing a volunteer Board of Directors and committees, and working for or leading not for profits
  • understand change can be made in a variety of different ways, and can take time and perseverance
  • can facilitate community consultation and positively interact with diverse members of the public business, property owners, social service providers, city staff and elected officials
  • have a strong interest in community and socioeconomic matters, including community economic development and advocacy
  • understand small business issues and trends
  • are motivated to put in the time to build and strengthen networks, including outside of regular business hours

Key Qualifications & Skills

The right person for this role will embody the dynamic, creative leadership qualities we're looking for, and may also have these qualifications and skills:

  • at least 3-5 years experience working in the not-for-profit sector in an executive or senior role
  • understanding of basic accounting principals and are generally great with numbers
  • excellent project management, event organizing, and marketing skills
  • degree/diploma in business administration, communications, marketing, community planning, economic development, or related field and/or equivalent experience in these fields
  • conversant with the duties and requirements of operating an office, as well as the necessary Personnel and Human Resources requirements for a small support staff
  • have knowledge of civic and provincial government structure and operations
  • proficient in Word and Excel and knowledge of general I.T. issues

How to Apply
Please email your resume and cover letter to and with the subject heading "Executive Director" and filename "lastname firstname". No faxes, no hand delivered please, email only. We are grateful to all applicants for their interest, however, we will only be contacting those candidates who have been selected for and interview. 


Job Category:
Other (Non-Profit)

Job Expires: 2022-12-09

Contact Information

Downtown Timmins BIA

85 Pine St S #108 El Mar Building, 85 Pine St S #108, Timmins, ON P4N 2K1, Canada

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