Executive Director

PACE is a federally funded not-for-profit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors.  We work with businesses, individuals and community partners create and maintain jobs and build healthy sustainable communities.

The Executive Director will act as a local and regional liaison, and will develop, participate and facilitate community economic development projects, and those that contribute to the economic viability of the region. They assist in overseeing PACE’s loan portfolio and offering business counselling services.

The Executive Director reports directly to the board through the Chair to ensure PACE actively promotes community and economic development for the region.


  • A degree in commerce, business or public administration or related field
  • Five to seven years of progressive responsibility in senior administrative position including supervisory duties
  • Three years experience working directly with Boards or other governance body
  • Demonstrated experience in Microsoft Applications
  • Self-directed individual with excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Demonstrated ability to lead for results
  • Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills
  • Have and maintain a valid drivers license
  • Experience in managing human resources
  • Lending/loan administration experience is an asset

Salary Range: $70,000 - $75,000, commensurate with experience

For a current job description visit the PACE website, at: www.pace-cf.on.ca.  Please apply by email with a resume, detailed cover letter, and 2 references by Friday August 27, 2021 4:30 p.m. CST. Applications should be forwarded in confidence to:

Michelle Price

Chair of the Board

66 Keith Ave., Unit 2, Box 668

Dryden, ON P8N 2Z3

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We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.