Director, Economic Development The City of Mississauga is partnering with the executive search firm
Odgers Berndtson to find our nextDirector, Economic Development.
Applications are being accepted on-line through Odgers Berndtson . Select this link to go to Odgers Berndtson’s webpage to submit your documentation: Director, Economic Development
Odgers Berndston respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates in our search assignments.
Who We Are
Mississauga is a vibrant and beautiful world class city with a lot going for it. We are Canada's 6th largest city, located in the heart of one of North America's most exciting and dynamic regions. Our 750,000 residents hail from every part of the world but call Mississauga home. We celebrate our rich diversity and support our unique talents to create an open and welcoming city with a way of life all its own.
But we don't want to stop there - Mississauga has an ambitious and exciting vision for the future. We are on the cusp of something big! We are committed to making Mississauga a great place to live, work, study, visit and play - a place where people choose to be.
Are you as passionate about our community, its people and its future, as we are? If you are, join our team and be part of shaping our story. Come join the amazing team of talented and motivated people that together create the high-quality balanced lifestyle that Mississauga residents enjoy every day.
How we behave and communicate is a key part of who we are and helps define not only what we do but how we do it. Our spirit and culture is defined by 5 characteristics:
Open and Engaging - We have a welcoming and supportive attitude and are always looking to find new solutions and create opportunities
Vibrant - We are dynamic and bold. We are connected and engaged with our many communities and are always looking for ways to celebrate the rich culture of our people, neighbourhood and communities
Optimistic - We look towards the future with a positive can-do attitude and are committed to making great things happen
Collaborative - We are open to new partnerships, co-creation and working with individuals and groups that share our values and vision for Mississauga
Effective - We are focused on finding solutions and know how to get things done
We believe that our people are the key to our success. We are committed to providing a competitive total compensation package that helps our employees find the right balance between all of life's many priorities.
Some of the benefits we offer are:
Permanent employees have full access to our health and benefit package
Flexible and alternative work opportunities/arrangements
Career Development and Training (dedicated commitment to employee career develop with access to a range of internal and externally delivered programs and courses)
Tuition assistance program
Employee assistance program (free, external, and confidential counselling for you and your family)
Discounted rate for gym memberships at our facilities.
What We Offer You
Working for the City of Mississauga gives you an opportunity to make a difference in the community. You will have a chance to influence and contribute to the quality of life of our residents and help shape the future development and growth of Mississauga. We encourage you to be who you are - to be bold, to be the spark that leads to change, to be innovative, to find the best way to deliver what our community needs.
Working for the City means you are part of something big, something special! You will be part of a team of engaging, enthusiastic, and dedicated people that are committed to collaborating with one another to deliver on our commitment to the residents, visitors and businesses of Mississauga.
Career Advancement Opportunities
At the City of Mississauga you will have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. You will have the chance to be part of something bigger than yourself and experience new and interesting opportunities and challenges in a variety of stimulating work environments.
We are looking for talented, motivated and committed people who want to make a difference, consider working for an innovative and rewarding workplace here at the City of Mississauga!
City of Mississauga, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, Ontario Canada L5B 3C1