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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.
St. John's, Mount Pearl, Arnold's Cove, Bay Roberts, Bishop's Cove, Carbonear, Conception Bay South, Gulch, Gull Island, Harbour Grace, North River, Spaniard's Bay, Torbay, Upper Island Cove, Wabana, Birchy Nap, Chamberlains, Codner, Doyles, Foxtrap, Goulds, Greeleytown, Kelligrews, Lance Cove, Lawrence Pond, Manuels, Newton, North Pond Heights, Peachytown, Riverdale, Talcville, Topsail, Upper Gullies
Outlook & Prospects for Senior Managers – Trade, Broadcasting and Other Services, n.e.c. in Avalon 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 Jun 03 – Jun 07, 2013
- Avalon Employment of St. John's recently reached twenty years of operation. The company is funded by the provincial government and helps people with developmental disabilities find work.
- Kraken Sonar Systems of St. John’s has signed an agreement with the U.S. Navy’s Naval Undersea Warfare Center.
Week of May 20 – May 24, 2013
- The city of St. John's has approved $1.5M to develop a park near Kelsey Drive and Kenmount Terrace. The city has also invested $700,000 to extend services on Messenger Drive.
- Parts of Bannerman Park in St. John's will be closed this summer as construction on a new revitalization project gets underway. Once the park is completed, it will have a new refrigerated skating trail, a pavilion, splash pad and an upgraded playground.
- The Froude Avenue Community Centre in St. John's officially reopened on May 22 after receiving $500,000 in interior and exterior upgrades. This work will allow the centre to enhance the programs and services offered within the community.
- The St. John's Port Authority will be introducing new security charges on August 1 to cover the cost of personnel providing 24-7 surveillance for offshore supply vessels
- A new sports retail outlet, Golf Town has opened at the White Rose Drive location in St. John's
Week of May 13 – May 17, 2013
- Construction on the Hebron oil project's gravity-based structure officially started with the first cut of steel in Marystown. The two-year project will employ 350 people in the local area.
- The Government of Canada and the provincial governement have invested in a new program to help tradespeople supplement their trade certification with business credentials. The program will be offered at five colleges throughout Atlantic Canada.
- Fishers return to the water after they had tied up their boats to protest low lobster prices on the wharf. A panel will be created in order to study the factors that affect lobster prices and marketing.
Week of May 06 – May 10, 2013
- A new mini aquarium with 30 fish tanks will open in Petty Harbour on June 15 as a tourist attraction. The aquarium will be located at the Petty Harbour Fishermen's Co-op.
- According to Canada Mortgage and Housing Commission, the demand for single-detached housing units has remained strong in the St. John's metro area
- The provincial government's Dept. of Tourism, Culture and Recreation has announced $15,000 for upgrades to the Sir Robert Bond Park and area walking trails in Whitbourne
- The provincial government's Dept. of Transportation and Works announced a tender for mechanical and electrical system upgrades to the Confederation Building, East Block. The tender closes on 5 June. Work is expected to start in July.
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