Administrative Manager

Administration

Job Description

This unit group includes managers who plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate departments responsible for corporate governance and regulatory compliance, records management, security services, admissions and other administrative services not elsewhere classified. Also included in this unit group are managers responsible for departments involved in two or more of the following activities: finance, human resources, purchasing or administrative services. Managers in this unit group are employed throughout the public and private sector.

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  • You want to live an oversized life in one of Canada’s beautiful forest communities
  • A sense of community is important to you
  • You like variety and learning new things
  • You want to make a difference working in a green job
  • You take a systematic approach to problems
  • You have an eye for details

Communities

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HIGH LEVEL, ALBERTA
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE, ALBERTA
FORT ST-JAMES, BRITISH COLUMBIA

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Education And Training

A bachelor’s degree or college diploma in business administration or a related administrative services field is usually required. Several years of experience at a professional level in business administration, finance or administrative services are usually required. An Associate of the Institute of the Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ACIS), Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (FCIS) or a Professional Administrator (P Adm) designation may be required for some occupations in this group. Certification in health information management by the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA) may be required. In Quebec, certification with the Association québécoise des archivistes médicales may be required.

Brock University
Vancouver Island University
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT)

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NOTE

The requirements listed are generally required qualifications for this Career Type. The qualifications may vary based on the employer and/or the geographic location of that job.

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