Assistant Deputy Minister, Climate and Green Plan Implementation Office

Manitoba Government - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).

Employment Equity is a factor in selection for this competition. Consideration will be given to women, Indigenous people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

Conditions of Employment:
Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

The Assistant Deputy Minister position requires a high performance leader, results-oriented, and manager with experience working in government or public policy settings and familiar with government corporate, strategic and administrative processes such as policy making, financial management, and human resource management. An understanding of climate policy and sustainable development is an asset.

You must be a strategic thinker, who is credible, creative and innovative with good judgement and effective problem solving skills. This position requires superior political acumen and strong communication and relationship-building skills. You must be committed to the on-going development of an effective team and demonstrate a collaborative approach to working internally with colleagues and externally with stakeholders.

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The Manitoba Government is looking for an outcomes-driven, collaborative and trusted leader to fill the Assistant Deputy Minister position for the Climate and Green Plan Implementation Office. The successful candidate will lead the Office to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the province’s Climate and Green Plan. Reporting to the Clerk of the Executive Council, you will be committed to strong corporate leadership and implementing effective fiscal practices that contribute to modernizing services to Manitobans. You will contribute to the department by ensuring effective development, implementation and management of legislation, regulations, policy, programs and enforcement functions, as well as the delivery of responsive programming related to often quickly emerging priorities.

To apply for this position, you will need to submit your resume and cover letter by August 19, 2020 to the Civil Service Commission (, quoting 36531 and position title in the subject line.

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We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.