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Executive Director

CompanyOI Group of Companies
Date PostedMay 13, 2019
Closing DateJun 10, 2019
Position isFull-Time Regular Permanent
Wage$ 70000 per annum
Wage CommentsDepending upon experience
Hours per Week40 paid

Job Description:

Hamilton, ON

Executive Director

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director of the Native Women’s Centre is charged with the day to day general administration, operations management, financial accountability and supervision of the affairs of the Native Women’s Centre.


Overall direction of the Hamilton-Wentworth Native Women’s shelters

Administering budgets, accounts, maintenance and all staff matters

Ensuring the goals, objectives and mission statement of the shelter are met

Ensuring the delivery of services to the Indigenous community by interpreting, implementing and communicating Board policies and programs

Secure on-going funding through Ministry funding, proposal writing and fundraising

Develop strategic plans and set priorities in coordination with the Board of Directors

Acts as the primary spokesperson on behalf of the shelters

Identify gaps or barriers in services; develop and implement services to meet the needs

Monitor and evaluate programs and services adjusting where necessary

Provide advocacy on behalf of the clients

Establish and maintain a network of Indigenous and non-Indigenous, private and public community support agencies to coordinate and share expertise, equipment and resources

Attend community events, meetings and participate in committees and working groups

Promote a professional and favourable image of the Native Women’s Centre

Work Site Location

Hamilton, Ontario



  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years’ experience in the nonprofit sector
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of Indigenous people, culture, customs, healing
  • Leadership and management principles as they relate to non-profit sectors
  • Extensive background with high level financial management including managing fiscal non-profit funding and budgets; submitting funding applications; audit processes
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    Education Required

    Indigenous knowledge an asset

    How to Apply

    Email your resume to apply@oigroup.ca.  Telephone 519-752-2230 ext. 227

    Job Reference Number 2019

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