Animal Centre Manager

  • Full Time
  • Sudbury

Website Ontario SPCA and Humane Society Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Who We Are
The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.
Position: We are seeking a resilient and organized individual with exceptional communication skills to join our team in the role of Centre Manager at our Sudbury  location. The Centre Manager is accountable for the overall operations of the designated Animal Centre including communications with the provincial body, short-term and long-term planning, budgeting, animal care, staffing, volunteer management, fundraising, purchasing and other centre activities.
Location: Sudbury, Ontario
A Typical Day
Develop and monitor the Centre operational budget, including operating expenses, revenue and capital expenditures
Ensure the health and behavioural needs of all animals in care of the centre are monitored daily
Ensure all animal care, infectious disease and facility cleaning protocols and policies are followed
Administrative duties including supply orders
Recruiting, orientating, scheduling, training, motivating and supervising staff to gain cooperation in meeting the goals and objectives of the Ontario SPCA
Keep detailed records on staff training and provide regular performance evaluations
Oversee the centre volunteer program including recruitment, training, supervision and recognition
messaging are used
Develop community outreach programs by promoting the Centre within the community through promotional activities, fundraising events, circulating literature and developing and maintaining media relations
Building and maintaining relationships with local services fostering support for the Centre including partnering businesses, veterinary clinics and animal services

Why You Should Join Our Team?
Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
Employee Family Assistance Program
Paid sick time
3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
Predictable day time hours
Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes?
College Diploma in Business Management or related education plus work experience required
2 years of supervisory and/or leadership experience
1 year of customer service experience in a fast paced environment
Excellent communication skills
Animal care experience
Volunteer management experience an asset
Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100lbs)
Valid G drivers licence
Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
College Certificate in Animal Care or fundraising preferred
RVT credential
Police clearance certificate

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!
Please forward your resume and cover letter to:
Jennifer Hughes
Provincial Operations Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “Manager Sudbury” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or .
Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

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