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Senior government managers and officials plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate, through middle managers, the major activities of municipal or regional governments or of provincial, territorial or federal departments, boards, agencies or commissions. They establish the direction to be taken by these organizations in accordance with legislation and policies made by elected representatives or legislative bodies.
assistant deputy minister, chairperson, Human Rights Commission, chief administrative officer – regional municipality, chief statistician – government services, city administrator, deputy minister, director general – government services, executive director – government services, high commissioner.
- Establish objectives for the organization in accordance with government legislation and policy, formulate or approve and evaluate programs and procedures alone or in conjunction with senior government committees
- Advise elected representatives on policy questions and refer any major policy matters to these representatives for final decision
- Recommend, review, evaluate and approve documents, briefs and reports submitted by middle managers and senior staff members
- Ensure appropriate systems and procedures are developed and implemented to provide budgetary control
- Co-ordinate department activities with other senior government managers and officials
- Make presentations to legislative and other government committees regarding policies, programs or budgets.
Outlook & Prospects for Senior Government Managers and Officials in South Coast--Burin Peninsula 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
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Local Labour Market News
Week of Feb 18 – Feb 22, 2013
Week of Dec 31 – Jan 04, 2012
- The provincial government announced funding of $219,000 for the purchase of a new firefighting tanker truck for the community of Baine Harbour
Week of Nov 26 – Nov 30, 2012
- The provincial government has announced $250,000 in funding to purchase new firefighting vehicles and equipment for the Grand Bank district
Week of Nov 19 – Nov 23, 2012
- The provincial government’s Community Capital Grant Program has approved $15,000 in funding to assist with the restoration and enhancement of the Francois Recreation Centre
- More than $26,000 in funding has been approved for four fire departments on the south coast of Newfoundland to purchase important equipment
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