|Regional Director, Alberta
The Pembina Institute is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team as our Regional Director, Alberta. We are seeking someone with a strong background in climate policy, energy trends and policy, relationships across sectors (industry, government, not-for-profit, First Nations, etc.) and a record of influencing policy change. In conjunction with the National Strategy Director and Program Directors, the Regional Director will be responsible for ensuring their region has a coherent strategy in line with the organization-wide Mission and Vision, and that each program in the region has a clear strategy that links to regional and/or national objectives. They will also be responsible for overseeing the policy program areas operating in their region.
The Regional Director will be a member of the Planning and Strategy Group, representing the views and objectives of the staff in their regions and reporting back to staff on key developments and decisions. They will have joint responsibility along with Strategic Partnerships for ensuring sufficient revenue is secured to meet or exceed regional targets and will oversee coordination of regional business activities with support services.
The Regional Director role will work with the Director of Communications to ensure regional communications strategies are developed and executed and will maintain key government and stakeholder relationships and ensure these are well managed within the region
The Regional Director will work in conjunction with the Associate Regional Director in Alberta to ensure that they are able to oversee the implementation and ongoing operation of financial budgets and processes, internal communications, Alberta region performance tracking, and human resource management.
Why the Pembina Institute?
The Pembina Institute is a national non-partisan think tank that advocates for strong, effective policies to support Canada’s clean energy transition. Through research, consulting and convening, we employ multi-faceted and highly collaborative approaches to change to reduce the environmental impacts of energy production and use.
Our people are passionate about sustainability and dedicated to enabling positive social change. Our organizational culture encourages creativity and collaboration, and we offer a flexible and fast-paced work environment that rewards honest character, personal initiative and innovation. The successful candidate will join our dynamic team of nationally recognized professionals working on delivering clean energy solutions into the hands of Canada’s decision makers and key influencers.
Compensation and Benefits
The salary rate is competitive for a director in the non-profit sector and will be based on skills, experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.
Further terms of employment will be discussed with candidates during the interview process.
Roles and Responsibilities
Strategic planning and implementation
Budget management and fundraising
External spokesperson and relationship building
This position is located in our Calgary office and reports to the National Director of Strategy who is based in British Columbia. It is full time and may require some travel and occasional work on weekends and evenings. The successful applicant must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, or have a valid work permit.
Skills and Qualifications
Candidates must clearly reflect the following skills and experience in their application:
Policy development and engagement
Administration and project management
Email your cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please ensure the following:
• Subject line includes Regional Director, Alberta and your last name
• Cover letter explains why you are interested in working with the Pembina Institute and how your skills and qualifications meet the criteria outlined for this position
• Resume outlines your relevant skills, education and experience
• Cover letter and resume are saved as one PDF document using the naming convention lastnamefirstletter-application-position-year.pdf
• example: smithm-application-AlbertaDirector-2019.pdf
Application deadline: 11:59 p.m. on Monday, August 26, 2019.
- Address 219 - 19 Street NW Calgary, AB Canada $ Month