Director of Services

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
University of Ottawa Students' Union
  • Management / Executive
  • Program / Project Management
Full Time
  • Ontario - Ottawa Area - Ottawa
Executive (Dept. head, director)$60,000 - 75,0002019-12-022019-12-11

The University of Ottawa Students' Union (UOSU) is the official student government of 35,000 undergraduate students at the University of Ottawa, with a mandate to represent the interests of students and provide essential services on campus. Together, elected student leaders and dedicated administrative staff work to improve the academic and social lives of students at the University of Ottawa.

The UOSU is seeking an experienced nonprofit manager to serve as Services Director. Reporting to the Executive Director and the elected student executive, the Services Director is a senior manager with responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the UOSU’s services, including the Food Bank, the Sexual Health and Wellness Centre, the Student Rights Centre, and others. The Services Director ensures that the UOSU’s services operate in an integrated and coordinated manner.

The successful candidate will have:

  • at least three years' experience as a senior manager, preferably in the nonprofit sector;
  • experience managing large teams, preferably in a unionized environment;
  • experience supervising front-line, public-facing services;
  • budgeting experience and familiarity with best practices in financial management;
  • Proficiency in English and French is an asset.
  • Experience in the broader post-secondary education sector, especially in student services, is an asset.
  • Management experience in a large, complex nonprofit is an asset.
  • Certifications in project management and/or human resources management are an asset.

This is a full-time, permanent, non-unionized management position. Compensation includes a comprehensive benefits package.

Prospective applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and list of two (2) references to by 11:59 PM on December 11, 2019. Only applicants invited to interview will be contacted. Please direct all inquiries to