Current Opportunities

Senior Manager, Field Operations – Canada – PLACED

Our client, an extremely successful and multi-location (CAN)  business that is head-quartered in Edmonton, Alberta, is looking to add a Senior Manager, Field Operations, (Edmonton, AB)  to their corporate team.  Reporting to the VP Operations, you will play a key role for this vertically integrated organization, ensuring all Canadian locations are operating at their highest potential, optimizing systems, processes and marketing programs in order to create high level return on investment, engagement and enhanced value proposition of the company.

YOUR NEW POSITION    As the Senior Manager, Field Operations, you will apply your hands-on strategic talent and act as a valued resource to a variety of business partners across Canada in an effort to manage, maintain, and monitor quality, revenue generation and compliance.  As such, you will coach, mentor and be a corporate liaison, commencing new locations, assisting any struggling operations,  helping train managers and staff and ensuring programs and promotions are being well utilized.  From a marketing perspective, you will ensure locations are engaging with their community and actively marketing the business.

THE VALUE YOU BRING   You possess a confident and versatile personality which, at times, has caused you to struggle, as  you have the ability to be involved in many areas and do equally well in each of them.  As a critical thinker with good analytical skills, you think on your feet and garner resourceful and practical solutions. You enjoy executing on a plan, meeting milestones, and driving business success.  You communicate with and work well through people, influencing and helping them develop better behaviours that elevate their business prowess.  Your authentic and genuine personality, along with your sense of curiosity and humour, helps you build mutual trust and gain the respect of those you are working with.  As a leader, you are fair and demonstrate the professional behaviour and work ethic you expect of yourself.

WHAT YOU NEED TO WIN THE JOB  Your past experience in the areas of marketing, sales, franchise management, operations and/or quality assurance, where you have directly worked with a sales group, branches and/or field locations to improve financial outcomes, maintain high quality standards and protect the brand value will elevate you in this competition.  Your demonstrated success patterns, capacity to be self-reliant and ownership of your past responsibilities is key to our client. Possessing solid computer skills, a professional demeanor,  above average written and oral communications skills and a flexible personality will add to your success in this role.  You have a track record for being adaptable and discerning, learning things quickly.  Having the capacity to travel (mostly scheduled M-F, estimated at 50%), a valid Driver’s License and clean driving record, time management skills and leading a small team is also desirable.

THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT FOR YOU   You will be part of a highly engaged culture that recognizes and rewards people for applying their talent.  As such, this position offers the right individual a six figure salary, flexible schedule, company vehicle (including fuel card, insurance, maintenance) for work and personal use, benefits upon commencement, cell phone and other technical resources and paid time off between Christmas and New Year beyond that of vacation time.  There are numerous other perks to this job as well, including reporting to a highly supportive VP who will champion your talent.

ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A CAREER CHANGE     This is a career elevating position for a versatile business-minded professional who wants to step up, apply their talent and lead this operation to new levels of success. Meeting outcomes will result in growth and progression. Please send your resume to Cindy Nicholls Smith, Principal, AVID EXEC Ltd., using the applicant submission access provided here or by direct contact at All information shared is kept in the strictest of confidence in keeping with all applicable laws and standards.

Please note that due to the high volume of candidates responding to this job, only those candidates who possess the requirements will be contacted. AVID EXEC thanks all those that respond and will keep your information for future consideration. Candidates who possess the ability to work in Canada and currently reside in Edmonton and area will be given priority. Candidates outside Edmonton will be given consideration.

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