Here is your opportunity to contribute to the successful delivery of economic development in northern Ontario!What can I expect to do in this role?As a member of an integrated area economic development team, you will:• provide advisory and consultative services to economic and social organizations, municipal leaders and businesses• participate in the development, coordination and delivery of programs and initiatives in the north• prepare briefing materials, reports and responses to inquiries from associations, stakeholders, the public and internal staff• establish linkages and maintain on-going relationships with stakeholders and other partners• manage projects and undertake research and analysisHow do I qualify?Mandatory requirement:• valid driver's licence and willingness to travel to remote areas that may be inaccessible by other means of transportationSpecialized knowledge/experience:• understanding of provincial and federal programs dealing with economic and community development as well as public sector organization, structure and processes• knowledge/experience working with natural resources and/or agricultural related business sectorsCommunication, interpersonal and people skills:• proven communication, facilitation, interpersonal, and customer service skills to work with individuals, businesses, groups and organizationsProject management skills:• demonstrated leadership and project management skills in leading task teams, coordinating projects, conducting financial analysis and managing issues• working knowledge of business development/planning, reviewing, and evaluating project applicationsGeneral skills:• demonstrated research and analytical skills• ability to work independently and participate on multi-disciplinary teams• proficiency with computers and software including word processing, spreadsheet, database, e-mail, and internet
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