President & CEO – Economic Development Regina


Published December 16, 2021

Economic Development Regina (EDR) is the lead agency for economic development and destination marketing for the Greater Regina Area (GRA). At EDR we are catalyzing economic growth in the GRA and across southern Saskatchewan. We are passionate about supporting investors to make the most of the opportunities in our region. Regina is among the leading metropolitan areas for economic growth in Canada and EDR can connect you to a diverse range of enterprises and new initiatives.

Reporting to Board of Directors, the President & Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) will provide day to day leadership and direction in executing EDR’s strategic, business and operational plans approved by the Board.  This position is also responsible for ensuring the organization will possess the structure and resources to achieve those plans and is responsible for results through prudent leadership and management of EDR. This includes developing strategies for EDR, and present to the Board, business plans, as well as the operational requirements, organizational structure, staffing and budgets to support such strategies and plans.

As the leader of EDR, you will have strong leadership and communication skills, including the ability to build trusted relationships with internal and external stakeholders to advance collaborative regional economic development that creates outcomes of benefit to all stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have a University Degree or equivalent professional qualifications, supplemented with at least 5 years prior experience as a CEO or in a similar executive management role in an organization. With advanced interpersonal skills, you have proven yourself as a visionary leader and have the ability to inspire excellence in others.

To explore this exciting opportunity further, please submit your resume via the blue “Apply” button by visiting the Boyden Canada Opportunities website at https://www.boyden.ca/canada/opportunities/. The application portal will remain open until the position is filled.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.

  • Position: President & CEO
  • Location: Regina, Saskatchewan

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