Financial Accounting and Legal Studies

Website Algonquin College

Job Description:

Reporting to the Dean of the School of Business, the Academic Chair is responsible for providing academic leadership in the management and administration of faculty, support staff and students in the Finance, Accounting and Legal Studies Department. The Academic Chair is responsible for establishing a strategic direction for the Department that is aligned with the College’s strategic plan and faculty goals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • A culture of learning and development, with opportunities for multiple career paths and professional growth leveraging Algonquin College’s
  • Centre for Organizational Learning and tuition support opportunities to take college courses.
  • An opportunity to work onsite in a vibrant campus community in the heart of Ottawa, helping to transform hopes and dreams into lifelong success;
  • A Full-time Administrative position, with a generous benefits, vacation, and defined benefits pension plan;

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated understanding of the value and practice of applied research
  • Demonstrated background in education/training through either prior teaching, curriculum development and/or educational consultancy;
  • Minimum of nine (9) years related experience in increasingly responsible roles, including a minimum of two (2) years spent in a supervisory/management role;
  • Excellent group facilitation and conflict resolution skills;
  • Demonstrated superior organizational, planning and financial management skills;
  • Demonstrated experience managing personnel in a unionized environment;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills that make you a leader who can articulate an academic vision and execute on plans;
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to teaching excellence and quality education preferably within an applied post-secondary environment
  • Minimum Masters Degree in Business, or related field;
  • Demonstrated management style which nurtures individual initiative and creativity, within the context of organizational goals;
  • Demonstrable understanding of student engagement for the purpose of achieving student success

Job Details:

Company: Algonquin College

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Petawawa, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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