Since 2004, George Brown has more than doubled in size, broadened international partnerships and increased its commitment to strengthening the cultural, economic and social fabric of Toronto. The full-time student population has grown to more than 30,000 and learners come to George Brown from across the Greater Toronto Area, the country and the world to develop the skills and to gain the real-world experience needed to succeed in the workplace.
Reporting to the Dean, Centre for Business, the Chair, School of Management is accountable for providing academic and administrative leadership, supervision and direction to faculty, staff and students in the School of Management. Working with key constituents, the Chair provides leadership to the School’s academic planning process, curriculum planning, program development and delivery, program review, implementation of program changes, and ensures that programs are designed to meet student and industry needs as well as the College’s key business objectives. The Chair, School of Management works closely with the Divisional Management team to provide operational leadership to the Division’s business planning process and is instrumental in supporting the Division’s vision.
As the ideal candidate, you are an experienced administrative leader in project / operational management, organizational development, budget and human resources functions. You have demonstrated success in leading and managing within a large, complex organization, with preference for experience in a post-secondary environment. You have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and the proven ability to build rapport and support from a wide variety of stakeholders. Your problem-solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills as well as proven ability to build effective and respectful working relationships allow you to effectively engage, inspire and empower others. Your demonstrated operational leadership in delivering excellent service to a wide range of stakeholders is key in supporting student, School and College success.
George Brown College is located on the traditional territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation and other Indigenous peoples who have lived here over time. It is committed to creating and sustaining an equitable and inclusive learning and working environment. We encourage and actively seek applications from Indigenous, Black, racialized people, visible minorities, 2SLGBTQIA+ persons, all genders, and persons with disabilities. George Brown College is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).
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