The Camp Fircom Society (fircom.ca) is seeking an Executive Director to further the mission of providing excellent camp experiences and retreat space for people of all ages, abilities and identities. Located on the traditional and unceded territory of the Squamish People on Gambier Island, Camp Fircom is a 20-minute water taxi ride from Horseshoe Bay. The Camp Fircom Society is affiliated with The United Church of Canada. Fircom’s mission is aligned with the values of community, inclusion, acceptance, justice, equity, and stewardship.
Desired start date: Jan 1, 2019 or sooner
Closing date: November 20, 2019
Salary range: $66,000 - $82,000 annually
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director leads a staff team and is responsible for all matters relating to the year-round operation of the camp. It is the Executive Director’s responsibility to ensure the staff, campers’ and participants’ health and safety is always given top priority and that the mission, vision and values of Camp Fircom are nurtured and supported throughout its operation to create a sense of community and inclusion.
The Executive Director’s role encompasses elements of planning, operations, finance, compliance, communications, marketing, and human resource management. This position is full time, year-round with longer hours expected in the summer and compensating time off in the winter. This position works primarily from a Vancouver office from November to March and up to five days in a row at the camp during the remainder of the year.
Camp Fircom is dedicated to inclusion and growing the diversity of our community. We invite and encourage all qualified applicants of any gender identity, orientation, ethnicity, culture, and background to apply.
Applications consisting of a cover letter and resume should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 20th, 2019.
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