Cochrane is located in the breathtaking Bow Valley corridor in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in southern Alberta. With a population of over 35,000 people, and growing steadily every year, Cochrane is a thriving place, surrounded by world-famous ranch country. Our western heritage is reflected in the architecture and our friendly people. Cochrane welcomes innovative and skilled individuals to join our team of over 250 employees.
Cochrane is excited to recruit for the position of Corporate Strategy Officer. Our Organizational Strategy and Culture section is looking for an innovative and skilled individual to join our team!
Why should you consider working for us?
Our employees enjoy many benefits including competitive public sector pay, comprehensive health and dental benefits package, professional learning and development opportunities and the opportunity to work with other talented municipal professionals. We are passionate about our community, and it shows in our everyday work.
As an organization, Cochrane has a focus on investing in people. This is not a boring municipality. We are growing into an organization with a focus on transparency, critical thinking, curiosity, reflection, and innovation. We support experimentation as part of the growth process and strive for continuous improvement. We are municipal employees, and we are accountable to all the residents of Cochrane. Want to be a part of this exciting time?
What is a Corporate Strategy Officer in Cochrane?
Reporting to the Director, Organizational Strategy and Culture, the Corporate Strategy Officer will advance the strategic goals that underpin Council’s vision through relationships, advice and strategies that furthers Cochrane’s stakeholders.
This position will support and contribute to the overall corporate culture, mission, vision, and values through demonstrating corporate leadership competencies and strategic change management.
If you want to make a difference in our community and have a post-secondary degree in a related field with significant experience in an equitable level position, we welcome your application for our Corporate Strategy Officer position.
As the Corporate Strategy Officer, you will:
If many of the following characteristics and skills describe you, we want to meet you!
Cochrane is committed to providing a healthy and safe work environment for all employees. As a Cochrane employee, you must take reasonable care to protect your health and safety and that of others present at Municipal worksites, perform work safely, follow all relevant health and safety legislation, directives and procedures and attend all identified orientations and training.
Still interested? Here’s how to apply:
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants must be legally entitled to live and work in Canada.
In the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge that we live, work and play on the traditional territories of the Blackfoot Confederacy (Siksika, Kainai, Piikani), the Tsuut’ina, the Îyâxe Nakoda Nations, the Métis Nation (Region 3), and all people who make their homes in the Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta.