Chief Operating Officer (COO)

College of the North Atlantic

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le Jun 16, 2020
Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Type d'emploi
Annual Salary
100K and above
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Heures par semaine


College of the North Atlantic (CNA) is Newfoundland and Labrador's public college. It is one of the largest post-secondary educational and skills training centres in Atlantic Canada.

CNA delivers its programs through a network of 17 campuses distributed across the province with additional online/blended program offerings. CNA is also active internationally, with development projects and education partnerships presently operating in the Middle East, Vietnam, China and the Caribbean. The College works with a wide range of stakeholders including other post-secondary institutions, industry associations, community organizations and economic development groups, as well as provincial and federal government departments and agencies.



  • $103,665.00 ‐ $145,131.00 per annum
  • Group insurance benefits through Great West Life
  • Enrolment in the Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP)
  • 25 to 35 paid leave days per annum
  • 14 paid statutory/provincial/civic holidays per annum

Connaissances et compétences

You are a bold, energetic and visionary leader with a proven track record providing senior level leadership in corporate services within a post-secondary environment.

You are highly committed to organizational success and service delivery.

You are able to understand and translate organizational goals into action that support the College's mission while ensuring sustainability in the broadest sense.

You are more than just a financial professional with experience providing sound fiscal management, you are experienced in guiding an organization through change, building a strong organizational culture, leading large teams, and solving complex organizational challenges using sound and effective decision making.

You have a collaborative approach and communicate naturally, working well with others by engaging stakeholders, building relationships, partnerships and networks while empowering people.

You thrive in a fast-paced nimble environment, flourishing in the ever-changing landscape of a post-secondary institution.

Your experience consists of at least 15 years of progressively responsible leadership experience in a broad range of corporate services with a focus on financial management.

Tâches et responsabilités

Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Chief Operating Officer (COO) will be accountable for enterprise-wide strategic leadership of a range of corporate services within College of the North Atlantic. Areas of functional responsibility will include:

  • campus operations
  • finance and budgeting
  • human resources management
  • information management and technology
  • facilities and asset management
  • occupational health and safety
  • business continuity and emergency management
  • residence and food services
  • procurement and contract management
  • quality management (LEAN) and risk management


Your educational background consists of a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or Commerce supplemented by a certified professional accounting designation.

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