Projects and Policy Officer

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Location: Elmsdale, NS

We are recruiting for a Projects and Policy Officer to join our team in the office of the Deputy Chief
Administrative Officer.

The Projects and Policy Officer is responsible for providing research support on special studies and
projects, development and interpretation of Administrative policies, lease management of
Municipal buildings, and real estate activities including land transactions, sales, and disposition of surplus
property. The role is also responsible for being the first point of contact in relationships with library
services and the Fire Advisory Committee.

• Bachelor’s Degree in a related area or an equivalent combination of related education and experience
• Four (4) years related experience, preferably in a public sector environment
• Comfortable working independently on research projects, and providing recommendations on a wide range of topics and issues
• Previous experience in the development and interpretation of policies
• Previous experience in commercial real estate an asset
• Comfortable working in an environment of change and continuous improvement
• Strong project management skills with the ability to operate within tight timelines and budgets
• Strong organizational and time management skills to meet the challenges of a busy work environment
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; Experience with SAP would be an asset

Resumes will begin being reviewed for candidate selection on December 18, 2019

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