LoveHR is pleased to be assisting the British
Columbia Wine Authority (BCWA) with their hiring process to find their next
BCWA is an independent regulatory authority
with responsibility for administering BC’s Wines of Marked Quality regulations.
The GM is responsible for leading the operations of the BCWA in accordance with
bylaws and policies and reports to the Board of Directors. The strategic priorities
of the BCWA include administering the system of wine standards including
authorizing qualified wineries to use the term VQA as an indicator of premium
quality grapes and terroir.
The GM is responsible for the BCWA
operations including finances, staff, and the activities involved in conducting
taste assessments and inspections, supervising wine lab certification and evaluating products for compliance with
wine and labelling standards. This critical role works closely with the Board
in ensuring effective governance and will represent the organization to
external stakeholders including government ministries, media, partners, and
individual and groups of wineries and grape growers.
What BCWA is looking for
We are seeking a leader with 20+ years of experience
including within strategic leadership roles as well as a degree and CPA
designation preferred. Superior communication, organizational, management, negotiation, mediation, and conflict
resolution skills along with the proven ability to set strategic directions and
implement to achieve success and facilitate improvements are prerequisites for
this job. This individual must be analytical, practical and demonstrate strong
business acumen, good judgement and excellent interpersonal skills and be a
strong representative of the BCWA.
The BCWA is
located in Summerland and offers competitive compensation and benefits and a
flexible work environment including hybrid arrangements.
position is interesting and you want to play a key role in maintaining consumer
confidence in BC Wine, please apply now at https://lovehr.recruitee.com/o/general-manager-summerland.
Several years of relevant
work experience, within a senior leadership role along with a University degree
and Chartered Professional Accountant designation would be ideal. Proven ability to set strategic directions and implement to achieve success and facilitate improvements. Experience and understanding of the respective roles of the non-profit sector, Governance Boards and Managers.
Please apply online here: https://lovehr.recruitee.com/o/general-manager-summerlandAPPLY NOW! • GENERAL MANAGER • Love HR
Post Date: September 15, 2022 Deadline for Application: September 23, 2022
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