Open Door Group Vancouver, BC, Canada
Mar 29, 2018Part time
Business Solutions Coordinator (Casual) Job Code 2018-18 P osition: Community Sector Status: Casual Location : Vancouver Union: Community - HSA Salary: $26.16/hr ABOUT OPEN DOOR GROUP Originating as a volunteer-based non-profit in 1976, Open Door Group has seen tremendous growth throughout its 41 years in operation. Now serving as BC’s largest non-profit provider of employment services, we assist thousands of people in rural and urban communities each year to prepare for, find, and keep meaningful employment and community participation. As one of Canada’s Certified Great Places to Work, we pride ourselves on modeling a culture of authenticity and transparency. Our core values are based on the genuine belief that all individuals have the ability to succeed and are the drivers of their own success, and we aim to support lifelong learning and career success for the people we serve, as well as our employees. OUR VALUES Open Door Group strives to support the personal journeys and growth of all individuals. We provide innovative services and achieve superior results. We are a culture of authenticity, transparency, affection and connection. POSITION SUMMARY The primary focus of the Business Solutions Coordinator is to develop a sustainable framework for Open Door Group staff to help job seekers achieve employment and position Open Door Group as a go-to agency for BC employers seeking support in filling labour needs and developing diverse and inclusive workplaces. In addition, the Coordinator is responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining a training framework for Open Door Group staff and partners to effectively engage with employers, with the intention to place ODG clients, promote inclusive workplaces and cultivate/represent Open Door Group’s brand. Under the direction of the Director of Corporate Partnerships, the Business Solutions Coordinator is responsible for developing, implementing, providing ongoing training and the continuous improvement of an outcomes-based prospect pipeline that results in on-going job placements for participating job seekers. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree preferably in Business, Social Sciences and/or Commerce; and /or the equivalent of education and expertise. EXPERIENCE Minimum 3 years recent relevant work experience. Demonstrated experience working in a sales, account management, or business development capacity. Demonstrated experience and commitment to working with specialized populations. Demonstrated ability to set standards and expectations through example in his/her conduct, work ethic, integrity and character. KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Excellent verbal and written communication skills with external partners, businesses, government and stakeholders as well as staff. Familiarity with business enterprise principles, employer needs and concepts designed to support business goals and objectives. Demonstrated success in utilizing mentoring, coaching, and/or training models. Advanced MS Office and database skills. Demonstrated understanding of the local labour market trends and opportunities in BC. Status: Casual Location: Vancouver Number of positions: 1 Union: HSA – Community Salary: $26.16 hourly Hours of Work: Up to 36 hours per week Date Posted: March 27, 2018 Closing Date: April 3, 2018 Starting Date: ASAP Open Door Group values diversity and is committed to providing an inclusive work environment. We are looking for qualified individuals who represent, at all job levels, the diversity of the people we serve and encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, individuals of all genders and sexual orientation, origin and ethnic affiliations, disability, age, and religion. Open Door Group strives to ensure an accessible experience for candidates. If you require an alternative method to submit your application, please email us firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us toll-free at 1 866 377 3670 and ask to speak with an HR representative. Thank you for your interest in joining the Open Door Group team. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.