Chief Executive Officer (NU-16-046)

Posted on January 3, 2017. Region: Carman, MB

Southern Health-Santé Sud is currently recruiting for the position of Chief Executive Officer. The CEO is responsible and accountable to Southern Health-Santé Sud’s Board of Directors for the region’s performance as outlined in the Board’s ENDS statements, bylaws and policies, and in accordance with the strategic goals. Southern Health-Santé Sud’s Board of Directors functions as a Policy Governance Board.
The successful candidate will have a graduate degree in Business or Health Care Management, with five years executive management experience in a health care setting. A suitable combination of post-secondary education and health care management experience relative to the position will also be considered. A commitment to the vision of reforming and improving the health system to meet sustainable, evidence based regional health needs is required. Strong and effective written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong leadership and interpersonal skills are necessary to develop effective working relationships with a wide array of internal and external stakeholders. A consultative management style with a proven ability to function effectively in a complex, integrated health care environment is critical. The ability to communicate in both official languages will be an asset.
One of the five Regional Health Authorities in the province, Southern
Health–Santé Sud spreads over 27,025 km2 located in the south central and eastern part of Manitoba. In our region, you’ll enjoy rural life at its best - complete with great opportunities, balanced lifestyles,
breathtaking landscape and brilliant skies. We are home to 7 First Nation communities, Métis communities, Hutterite colonies, many
Francophone communities, a growing large Mennonite population as
well as many other cultures. A progressive and responsive designated
bilingual health authority, we are proud to serve approximately
194,000 residents – the fastest growing population in Manitoba.

Qualified candidates interested in pursuing this career opportunity are invited to forward their resumes, complete with references and cover letter quoting the competition number by January 16, 2017 in confidence to:

Mr. Abram Bergen, Board Chairperson
c/o Human Resources
180 Centennaire Drive
Southport, MB R0H 1N0
[email protected]

Application Deadline: January 16, 2017 @ 1600 hrs.

Please include Competition Number when applying.


Regional Office - To Be Determined
To Be Determined, MB

Job type: Full-time