Legislative Coordinator (Deputy Corporate Officer)

Regional District of Nanaimo

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Legislative Coordinator (Deputy Corporate Officer)

Permanent Full-Time / External
Legislative Services
Competition No.: 2019-091


ORGANIZATIONAL PROFILE
The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Permanent Full-Time Legislative Coordinator (Deputy Corporate Officer) in the Legislative Services department.

The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) is one of 27 regional districts in the Province of British Columbia. The RDN provides regional governance and services to the municipalities of Nanaimo, Lantzville, Parksville, and Qualicum Beach, as well as seven unincorporated Electoral Areas. Established in 1967, the RDN is British Columbia’s fifth most populous Regional District, of 27 throughout the province, and home to more than 155,000 people.

ABOUT THE ROLE
Reporting to the Manager of Legislative Services, the successful applicant will be responsible for providing administrative and organizational support to the Board and its Committees. In addition, duties will include, preparing Board and Committee agendas; preparing and/or coordinating the preparation of bylaws; preparing and monitoring Department budget and expenditures; coordinating the processing of Special Event Permit applications; performing function of the FOI Coordinator; acts as the Deputy Chief Election Officer and Deputy Corporate Officer; and performs other related duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS
Qualifications include a degree in Public Administration, or related degree, plus five years prior job-related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. In addition, considerable knowledge of parliamentary procedure, the Local Government Act, the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and Records Management practices is required. Applicants must also posses excellent oral and written communication skills, problem solving and analytical abilities, strong organizational skills, ability to interpret legislation, bylaws, policies and regulation, and excellent computer skills.  

POSITION DETAILS
This excluded full-time position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as a compressed work schedule option. Please visit the RDN website at www.rdn.bc.ca for more information on the Regional District of Nanaimo.

SKILLS/EDUCATION
  • Degree in Public Administration or related field
  • Five years prior job-related experience
  • Certificate in Local Government Administration preferred

APPLICATION DETAILS
Please quote competition 2019-091 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience and qualifications as they relate to the position and submit via email to rdncareers@rdn.bc.ca.

Applications can also be faxed to 250-390-4163 or mailed to: Attention: Human Resources Main Reception, Administration Building Regional District of Nanaimo 6300 Hammond Bay Road Nanaimo, BC V9T 6N2 

Applications will be accepted until: 4:00 pm, on September 27, 2019

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Corporate Administration
Posted: September 10, 2019, 8:58 am
Expires: September 27, 2019, 4:00 pm

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