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Organization:    Ministry of Northern Development and Mines
Division:    Regional Economic Development Branch - Timmins Area Team
City:    South Porcupine
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    12124 - Industrial Development Officer 3
Salary:    $1,356.49 - $1,731.39 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    58178
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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 analysis

How do I qualify?

Mandatory requirement:
• valid driver's licence and willingness to travel to remote areas that may be inaccessible by other means of transportation

Specialized 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 sectors

Communication, interpersonal and people skills:
• proven communication, facilitation, interpersonal, and customer service skills to work with individuals, businesses, groups and organizations

Project 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 applications

General 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

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 5520 Hwy 101 E, South Porcupine, North Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Consulting and Planning
Posted on:   Monday, October 28, 2013
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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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