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Executive Director – Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Position: Executive Director Reports to: Board of Directors, Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan Location: Saskatoon or Regina. Other major Saskatchewan centers may be considered. Job type: Full Time Application Deadline: October 18th, 2017 Scope of Position The Executive Director is responsible for managing all aspects of service and support within Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan including administration, aligning resources, and working effectively with delivery partners. Core Competencies • Initiative – Proven ability to take initiative, Identifying and dealing with issues proactively, seizing opportunities; • Communication – Effective listening skills, proven oral and written communication presentation skills and fosters open communication, including the ability to develop and oversee the policy development; • Planning and Organizing – Superior organization skills, defining tasks and milestones to achieve objectives, ensuring the optimal use of resources; • Adaptability – Readily adapts and adjusts behavior to effectively and efficiently deal with new information, changing situations and environments; • Team Leadership – Ability to work with a minimum of supervision and advanced teamwork skills with the capacity to work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals and positive results; • Organizational and Environmental Awareness – Understands the workings, structure and culture of the organization as well as the political, social and economic issues. Additional Competencies • Stewardship of Resources – Management skills necessary to effectively steward the organization’s resources, both human and financial, within the organization’s budget; • Creative Thinking – Demonstrates creative thinking, questions conventional approaches, explores alternatives and responds to challenges with innovative solutions; • Developing Others – Actively creates a supportive environment fostering the development of others; • Influence – Superior...