New Job Director - Corporate Policy And Planning In Yukon

Director - Corporate Policy and Planning
Director - Corporate Policy and Planning

Director - Corporate Policy and Planning

Company : Yukon Government
Salary : $112,469 - $154,458 a year
Location : Yukon

Full Description

This is a full-time indeterminate position, working 75 hours bi-weekly.

At Energy, Mines and Resources, we are committed to a healthy and sustainable resource sector, managed in partnership with Yukoners. We embrace a work environment where problem-solving, creativity, teamwork and personal effort result in the attainment of our goals and those of our clients.

Reporting to the ADM, Corporate Services, this position is responsible for providing strategic leadership in the development of corporate policies, regulations and legislation related to resource development as well as strategic planning and risk management.

This position has a demanding and diverse portfolio which impacts the quality and timeliness of legislative and policy issue within EMR and is a key departmental liaison within and outside government on high profile initiatives. An important function of the role is the collaborative working relationships between the varied client areas, including the departmental senior management team and the ability to manage the prioritization and completion of diverse and sensitive projects.

For more information about this position, please contact: Samantha Paterson, Assistant Deputy Minister, or call (867) 667-3187.

Essential Qualifications
Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.

  • University degree in a relevant field (e.g. Public Administration, Business Administration, Communications, Law, Political Science).
  • Recent experience managing human and financial resources.
  • Significant experience leading legislative, management board and Cabinet processes.
  • Significant experience in providing strategic advice and recommendations on complex issues to senior management.
  • Experience with strategic planning and risk management.


Candidates who have education, training and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above will be equally considered.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

Candidates will be expected to demonstrate their competence according to the standards set within the Yukon Government Core Competency Framework.

The competition will specifically focus on, but not limit itself to, the following competencies: modeling interpersonal skills and personal responsibility; demonstrating client focus; taking action and achieving results; and thinking strategically.

Additional information

Job requirements: Willingness to travel within and outside the Yukon.

Eligibility List
12 months
Post Date
10 January 2022
Close Date
21 January 2022

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