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Senior managers in this unit group plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate, through middle managers, trade, broadcasting and other service companies not elsewhere classified. They formulate policies which establish the direction to be taken by these companies, either alone or in conjunction with a board of directors.
chief executive officer (CEO), travel agency, chief financial officer (CFO), professional sports club, corporate controller, restaurant chain, executive director, automobile association, general manager, cleaning service, president, department store, regional vice-president, hotel chain, vice-president, engineering – television broadcasting services, vice-president, finance – food wholesaling, vice-president, marketing – grocery store chain, vice-president, operations – radio broadcasting services.
- Establish objectives for the company and formulate or approve policies and programs
- Authorize and organize the establishment of major departments and associated senior staff positions
- Allocate material, human and financial resources to implement organizational policies and programs; establish financial and administrative controls; formulate and approve promotional campaigns; and approve overall personnel planning
- Select middle managers, directors or other executive staff
- Co-ordinate the work of regions, divisions or departments
- Represent the company or delegate representatives to act on behalf of the company in negotiations or other official functions.
Senior managers in this unit group may specialize in areas such as finance, marketing or human resources or in the sale of a particular product or provision of a particular service.
Outlook & Prospects for Senior Managers – Trade, Broadcasting and Other Services, n.e.c. in Mauricie Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Mauricie Region||<Not assigned>||2010-01-14|
Compared to other occupations, this is a relatively small occupational group in the local area with few and infrequent job opportunities.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Feb 24 - Feb 28, 2014
- In the Mauricie region, $2.4M will be spent on infrastructure upgrades at the Mastigouche and Saint-Maurice wildlife preserves, creating 12 direct and 10 indirect jobs. (available in French only)
- Following a $3.5M expansion, the ADF Diesel engine machining and assembly centre in Saint-Stanislas plans to create from 10 to 15 new jobs, after hiring 8 new employees in the past six months (available in French only)
- In Shawinigan, the Epsilia software design firm expects a major increase in sales that could lead to 20 new hires within three years (available in French only)
- In Shawinigan, online game developer Alchemic Dream expects to hire another twenty or so employees by the end of the year (available in French only)
- The Desjardins Youth Work Experience program will provide 12 young people from the Maskinongé RCM with a job this summer (available in French only)
- La Coop fédérée has announced that it will close its distribution centre in Trois-Rivières within 15 months and that 236 people will lose their jobs (available in French only)
- As a result of a $1,575,000 project announced on February 7 at Boiseries Leblanc of Louiseville, 11 skilled jobs will be added to the company (available in French only)
- More than 250 summer jobs are to be filled in Trois-Rivières for day camp counsellors, guides, park supervisors, grounds attendants and lifeguards (available in French only)
- Automation Mauricie, in Trois-Rivières, announced a $4.3M investment to acquire equipment and 30-some jobs will be added to the 70 existing ones (available in French only)
- Kongsberg Automotive, in Shawinigan, announced a $1.4M investment to create a centre of excellence in electronics, which will create jobs for engineers and technicians (available in French only)
- The Chocolats Favoris chocolate factory will be investing more than $500,000 in Trois-Rivières by the time it opens in the spring, creating at least 30 jobs, some of which will be summer jobs (available in French only)
- A hundred jobs will be created over the next five years in Shawinigan with the arrival of electric terminal manufacturer AddÉnergie Technologie, set to open its plant with a $21M price tag (available in French only)
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