Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

Posted on December 17, 2018

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The Chief Administrative Officer will provide leadership and oversight on the major internal functions of the organization. You will bring functional skills and experience in finance, budgeting, board governance, and corporate and human resource policies and procedures. 

Type: Permanent, Full Time Location: Atlantic Canada

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Support the Executive team in the development and refinement of strategic, corporate, and annual reports
  • Provide overall financial management, tracking, and metric reporting
    • Budget development, projections, and tracking
    • Financial and outcome reporting
    • Audit compliance functions
    • Committee and board governance
  • Develop, track, and report on key performance metrics within all divisions of the organization
  • Develop and manage IT solutions, including data privacy policies and processes
  • Develop and oversee corporate and administrative policies
  • Develop and oversee human resource policies
  • Coordinate committee and board meetings

Required Competencies

  • CPA/CMA designation 
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Chief Administrative Officer or similar Executive role
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in operations management
  • Strong competencies and experience in managing multiple business functions such as HR, finance, accounting, and administration
  • Track record of working in a high-paced environment focused on delivering results


Please send a cover letter and resume (merged into a single .PDF document) to hr@oceansupercluster.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.