The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) is the respected voice of the land development, home building and renovation industry in the Greater Toronto Area. The industry is responsible for generating more than $30 billion in economic value and is one of the largest employers in the region with over 196,000 jobs in land development, home building and professional renovation in the GTA. The 1,450 member organizations of BILD are not only important drivers of the economy, but also key partners in the creation of smart, innovative and liveable environments that enable the GTA to grow sustainably. It is an exciting and dynamic time in the industry, and it is within this context that BILD is seeking to recruit a new President and CEO.
The new President and CEO will be a strategic partner to a wide array of stakeholders, and will enhance the organization’s position as a thought leader in the minds of governments, members, media and the public through well-developed government relations, marketing and communication strategies. He/She will develop programs and initiatives that support members as they seek to provide the highest quality work and enhance consumer confidence.
As an ideal candidate, you understand government and have a track record of effectively working with government partners to affect policy in a positive and constructive way. You are media savvy and a respected and credible voice when speaking on issues that are important to BILD members and to the public. You understand how to navigate and achieve results within multi-stakeholder environments, and you have an energetic and dynamic interpersonal style when networking or engaging with stakeholders. You are a leader who is consultative and approachable, you have exceptional listening and facilitation skills, and are skilled at finding common ground when faced with a complex issue. You have strong financial management acumen and enjoy leading people and unlocking the potential of teams.
To explore this exciting opportunity, please submit your application and related materials to Eric Lathrop and Ron Burkholder at firstname.lastname@example.org and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-mail.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.