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Vice-President, Finance & Strategy - Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation (NSPLCC)

Are you a senior strategic leader excited by the opportunity to make a significant contribution to a progressive and complex Nova Scotian organization?

The Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation (NSPLCC) is a Crown corporation responsible for managing the regulated gaming industry in the province in an economically sustainable and socially responsible manner for the benefit of Nova Scotians and their communities.

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Vice-President, Finance & Strategy will be an integral member of the Senior Management Team and will serve as the Corporation’s chief strategy officer, chief financial officer, and chief social responsibility officer. As the Vice-President, Finance & Strategy, you will be responsible for contributing to strategy formulation and execution of initiatives to realize NSPLCC’s vision and achieve organizational goals. You will be accountable for providing strategic leadership to the Corporation’s financial management and internal controls. In this critical role, you will also be responsible for advancing public support for regulated gaming, as well as furthering the Corporation’s social responsibility commitments to ensure the integrity of the gaming industry.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted April 4, 2017)

Chief Operating Officer - Memorial University of Newfoundland's Faculty of Medicine

Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Faculty of Medicine is committed to building a healthy tomorrow by providing the best possible care, educating tomorrow’s doctors and doing research that makes a difference. The Faculty offers degree programs in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education as well as graduate programs. Distributed learning sites are located throughout Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Yukon and Nunavut.  Memorial University is a respected employer providing a progressive and dynamic place to work, in an environment that fosters innovation and creativity.

As a member of the leadership team, reporting to the Dean, the Chief Operating Officer provides strategic direction for the faculty’s administration and operations, facilitating a vibrant and action-directed Faculty of Medicine capable of achieving its strategic vision.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted February 13, 2017)

Chief Executive Officer - Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador

Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador (PRNL) is a federally-incorporated, not-for-profit organization. Facilitating and funding Research and Development projects on behalf of Newfoundland and Labrador, PRNL has so far secured and managed over $60 million in projects since 2012. PRNL identifies Research and Technological Development opportunities that will deliver value to its members: Chevron Canada Resources; ExxonMobil Canada Ltd.; Husky Energy; Statoil Canada; and Suncor Energy. Partnering with notable academic institutions, government organizations, and industry leaders, PRNL develops and delivers research programs and projects with budgets that range from $100k to $5M.

Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador (PRNL) is currently seeking an experienced senior leader to join their team as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted February 13, 2017)

Chief Executive Officer - Teachers' Pension Plan Corporation (TPPC)

Newfoundland and Labrador’s Teachers’ Pension Plan (TPP) is one of the largest public sector pension plans in the Province with assets of more than $3 billion. Administered by the newly established Teachers’ Pension Plan Corporation (TPPC), the TPP’s defined benefit pension plan provides pension coverage for approximately 5,900 active teachers and retirement benefits to 8,800 pensioners. Established August 31, 2016, the new TPPC Board is focused on building a new Corporation to meet the needs of the beneficiaries of the plan.

The TPPC Board is now in search of their inaugural Chief Executive Officer. The founding Chief Executive Officer will play a transformational role in building this new agile and nimble Corporation that will positively impact the lives of teachers in the Province for many generations to come.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted February 2, 2017)


Director of Internal Audit - Marine Atlantic

Marine Atlantic provides a vital ferry service between the provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia. With operations based in Port aux Basques and Argentia in Newfoundland and Labrador, and in North Sydney in Nova Scotia, the Federal Crown Corporation’s mission is to provide a safe, environmentally responsible, and quality ferry service in a reliable, courteous and cost-effective manner.

The Director of Internal Audit has a unique reporting structure within the Corporation, with a functional reporting line to the Audit and Risk Committee of the Board and an administrative reporting line to the CEO. The Director of Internal Audit is responsible for the Corporation’s internal audit function. Based in either Port aux Basques or North Sydney, the Director, in support of Marine Atlantic’s overall mission, will assist the Corporation in achieving its goals and objectives in a values driven manner by ensuring a systematic and disciplined risk based approach to audit, internal control and governance processes. The Director provides leadership to the internal audit function and ensures that it operates as an independent and objective assurance and consulting activity guided by a philosophy of adding value to improve Marine Atlantic operations. Providing effective oversight of the Audit Department, the Director will mentor staff and maintain a professional working relationship with the senior management team and the Audit and Risk Committee of the Board.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted January 31, 2017)


Branch Administrator (CPA Candidate) - ShortFinancial

SHORTFINANCIAL is a wealth management office in St. John’s. This leading edge practice is looking to expand its professional staff and add to capabilities by including tax preparation services.

The Branch Administrator fulfills a leadership role providing operational and administrative support to the branch principals.  In addition to managing client account activities and ensuring compliance standards are met, the branch administrator fulfills a diverse role including acting as liaison with internal departments, providing software and process related training, supporting human resource functions such as recruitment and employee relations and managing the branch facilities and equipment.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted January 27, 2017)

Internal Auditor - Newfoundland and Labrador English School District

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Education (Finance), the Internal Auditor will provide independent and objective analysis, evaluation and verification on the effectiveness of the District’s system of internal controls.  The Internal Auditor will focus on the District ability to meet its strategic objectives through safeguarding of assets, compliance with policies and procedures and economical and efficient use of resources.  This will be accomplished through a systematic, disciplined approach to analyze and appraise the effectiveness of risk management and governance.  

As the position includes privileged access to all functions and sensitive, confidential information within the corporation; the auditor must exercise this privilege with prudence and responsibility.  Travel within the District will be required.

For more information about this opportunity, please click here (posted January 27, 2017)