President

Our President will be tasked with providing strong leadership for the company by working with the board and other executives to establish short and long-term goals, plans and strategies. You will assist fundraising and business development efforts and act as a public face of the company. You will help manage budgets and make sure resources are allocated properly. You will make sure departments meet their individual goals and are responsible for overall accountability to shareholders and the general public.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying target investors and helping to expand our investor network

  • Managing relationships with investors and potential investors

  • Following up with prospective investors by phone, text and email

  • Doing interviews with the press about Province Brands

  • Helping oversee team leaders and ensure they’re meeting their goals

  • Creating an environment that promotes great performance and positive morale

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have personally raised $5 million + from investors and investment banks – if you don’t enjoy the challenge of fundraising, this job is not for you

  • An understanding of startups and experience growing companies

  • Experience communicating with top management, boards and shareholders

  • Comfortable communicating with the press and representing Province Brands at conferences and events

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to inspire high-performance and create a positive company culture

  • Strong organization and project management skills

  • Past experience with luxury brands is a huge plus

  • Past experience as CEO or COO of a tech startup or other innovative startup is helpful

  • Experience working for private equity firms is a plus

  • Past experience in an entrepreneurial role is a plus

TEAM KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Flexibility/adaptability. Copes effectively with complexity and change. Comfortable with ambiguity. Experience in a startup environment is preferred.

  • Able to produce significant output with minimal wasted effort.

  • Attention to detail. Organized, methodical, and meticulous.

  • Acts without being told what to do. Brings new ideas to the company.

  • Team-oriented style and strong work ethic. Possesses a strong willingness to work hard to get the job done and setting an example for the team. Has a track record of delivering on ambitious goals.

  • Appropriate balance of confidence and humility.

WE LIKE

  • Ivy League graduates

LOCATION

  • Grimsby, Ontario

APPLY

  • To apply, send your resume and cover letter to jobs@provincebrands.com. Please use the position your are applying for as the subject of your email.