New Job Manager, International Engagement In Saskatchewan

Manager, International Engagement

Company : Government of Saskatchewan
Salary : $7,603 - $9,882 a month
Location : Saskatchewan

Full Description

Manager, International Engagement - CON002160
Employment Type: Non-Perm Out-of-Scope
Location(s): SK-Rgna-Regina
Ministry: 090 Trade and Export Development
Salary Range: $7,603 - $ 9,882 Monthly
Grade: MCP.08.

The Ministry of Trade and Export Development (TED) advances economic growth to generate wealth and opportunity in Saskatchewan. The Ministry facilitates a coordinated cross-government approach to attract investment and grow export markets. The Ministry fosters and supports a competitive business environment, facilitates trade and strengthens Saskatchewan's international relations.

TED has an exciting opportunity to help advance Saskatchewan's international engagement strategy, as a key member of a team dedicated to advancing Saskatchewan's growth objectives. If you are a dynamic team player that loves international business development, this might be your dream job!

TED is seeking two values-based leaders to contribute directly to the success of Saskatchewan’s international network in collaboration with Saskatchewan partners and stakeholders. The International Engagement Manager will be a key resource in Saskatchewan for the international trade and investment offices in China, India, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Vietnam. The Manager and their team will serve as a key connection point in advancing the network’s trade and investment outcomes.

This position requires you to model a collaborative, “one team” approach, as well as the ability to engage your network to solve complex challenges. To be successful in the role, the candidate will need to navigate new challenges and embrace a fast-paced environment, working directly with a team of diverse and skillful international and Saskatchewan-based professionals. This position will be responsible for managing staff to deliver on key outcomes.

Reporting to the Director, International Engagement, the International Engagement Manager will support the international office network by:

  • Understanding Saskatchewan’s priority sectors, trade and investment interests;

  • Understanding of opportunities to advance Saskatchewan's Growth Plan internationally;

  • Leading projects and advancing strategic initiatives;

  • Leading their team to create, plan, meet timelines and deliver outcomes;

  • Implementing and maintaining effective communication channels between the international offices and the Saskatchewan headquarters;

  • Working across government to advance international priorities; and,

  • Leading with a strong commitment to our public service culture and values.

Typically, the knowledge and skills required to be successful in this position would be attained through the completion of a graduate level degree and relevant experience in international business development, stakeholder engagement and policy analysis. The ideal candidate should also have knowledge of Saskatchewan and its commercial environment.

To support the needs of our partners around the world, the position requires the ability to work outside of regular office hours.

The Government of Saskatchewan offers a competitive compensation package for the successful candidate.

These positions are a 18-month term.

The Public Service of Saskatchewan demonstrates our commitment to excellence by putting citizens first, continuously improving to meet the needs of our clients, valuing our employees, and working together – as one government. These values form the foundation of the Ministry of Trade and Export Development. The successful candidate must be a team player, able to both lead and collaborate, with a reputation for integrity, and a focus on service excellence and innovation in their work.

The Government of Saskatchewan provides an environment that is committed to workplace diversity and offers a dynamic, challenging work environment, a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work: M - Monthly Out of Scope
Number of Openings: 2

Closing Date: Dec 1, 2021, 11:59:00 PM