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Employer - Canada Development Investment Corporation
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$450 - $600 a weekPortfolio: Finance Organization: Canada Development Investment Corporation Position title: Director Type: Part-time Per diem: $450.00 - $600.00 Annual retainer: $6,600.00 - $8,000.00 Closing date: March 4, 2019 Opportunity number: J1118-0348 Canada Development Investment Corporation is a federal Crown corporation that manages certain commercial and equity holdings of the Government of Canada. Canada Development Investment Corporation’s primary objective is to carry out its activities in the best interests of Canada, operating in a commercial manner. The Corporation reports to Parliament through the Minister of Finance.

Canada Development Investment Corporation has three direct wholly-owned subsidiaries: Canada Hibernia Holding Corporation, Canada Eldor Inc., and Canada TMP Finance Ltd. Canada Hibernia Holding Corporation owns and manages the federal working interest in the existing Hibernia offshore oil development project. Canada Eldor Inc. has no operations, but has responsibility for servicing liabilities, chiefly arising from the 1988 agreement of purchase and sale with Cameco Inc. Canada TMP Finance Ltd. is the parent of Trans Mountain Corporation which controls and manages the Trans Mountain pipeline and related assets. Canada Development Investment Corporation is also currently acting as Canada’s agent in a process to divest Ridley Terminals Incorporated, a Crown corporation which reports to Parliament through the Minister of Transport.

Canada Development Investment Corporation’s Board of Directors is composed of six (6) members plus the Chairperson and President and Chief Executive Officer (if any). The Board is responsible for the stewardship of Canada Development Investment Corporation and oversees its affairs, including ensuring that its assets, liabilities and subsidiaries are managed in a cost effective manner. Official Languages and Diversity The Government of Canada will consider bilingual proficiency and diversity in assessing applicants. You are therefore encouraged to include in your online profile your ability to speak and understand your second official language. Preference may be given to applicants who are members of one or more of the following groups: women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of a visible minority group. To be considered, please ensure that the information provided in your curriculum vitae and cover letter clearly demonstrate how you meet the following requirements: Education and Experience
A degree from a recognized university or other post-secondary institution in a relevant field of study or an acceptable combination of education, job-related training and/or experience;
Experience in making or recommending decisions which have large financial or public policy implications;
Experience as a director on at least one Board of a medium or large commercial or Crown corporation including experience on at least one sub-committee of that Board;
Experience in risk assessment and management;
Experience in interacting with businesses in multiple industries and activities; and
Experience in any of the following would be considered an asset:

Experience in working with federal/provincial government departments and senior government officials of those departments;
A professional accounting or finance accreditation;
Experience in a commercial capacity in the natural resources sector or the infrastructure sector;
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Location - Canada
Date Posted - 08 Feb 2019
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