FortWhyte Alive is renowned as a dynamic, privately operated, not-for-profit facility offering three main program streams: environmental education, outdoor recreation, and social enterprise. Situated on 660 acres of diverse habitat within Winnipeg, FortWhyte’s bounty of built, natural, and intellectual assets support a unique offering of programs to over 110,000 Manitobans annually, promoting awareness and understating of the natural world, and encouraging actions leading to sustainable living.
President & Chief Executive Officer
The President & Chief Executive officer will be responsible, but not limited to, the growth and management of long-term funding strategies, capital and operating budgets, and the development and enhancement of all facilities and programs. While creating a positive environment for all of the center’s employees and visitors, the President & CEO will work closely with the board of trustee’s to ensure the mission and values of the organization are met.
The ideal candidate will bring:
A University Degree or Certificate (preferably in environmental biology, fundraising, tourism or business)
Experience in facilities development and management is considered an asset