Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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Posted 4 months ago

Habitat for Humanity Saskatchewan is a local nonprofit housing organization with a global vision of a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live. It mobilizes communities to help working, lower-income families build strength, stability, and self-reliance through affordable homeownership. In 2021, Habitat Saskatchewan was created by merging Habitat Regina, Habitat Saskatoon, and Habitat Prince Albert to broaden the organization’s reach to serve more families in our communities and across the province. Being part of an international organization, Habitat for Humanity helps families improve their housing situation in more than 70 countries worldwide. A Habitat ReStore retail store is also located in each city that collects and sells new and used donated furnishings, home accessories and renovation/building materials to support the organization’s homebuilding activities.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO):

Reporting to the Board of Directors, you will lead the organization by working closely with the Board, staff, partner families, and stakeholders to mobilize volunteers and community partners.

You are committed to establishing an efficient organization that effectively manages resources in alignment with the strategic priorities: serving families, ensuring responsible financial management, and fostering a culture where employees are engaged and fulfilled. Through your leadership, you will lead the mission of mobilizing volunteers and community partners to provide safe, affordable housing and promote homeownership to provide safety and security for partner families.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • People leadership and organizational development.
  • Operational effectiveness and sustainable finances.
  • Stakeholder relations and community collaborations.
  • Marketing and communications.
  • Government relations and funding, fundraising, and fund development.
  • Communicate and report to the Board of Directors.


  • Post Secondary education along with continuing professional development in a leadership capacity.
  • Ten (10) plus years with demonstrated success in leading teams and building relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including community leaders in government, industry, and not-for-profit sectors.
  • Experience working with a not-for-profit organization in a similar role with a solid understanding of working with a Board of Directors.
  • Strong financial literacy with experience in government-funded organizations.
  • Successful experience leading fundraising initiatives by working with donors, funders, corporate sponsors, and other identified stakeholders.
  • Has led an organization through change management.

The ideal person is passionate about the purpose of Habitat for Humanity, leading with the vision, mission, and values at the forefront. You are a collaborative leader with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong business acumen.  Your engaging interpersonal skills will motivate, empower, and mentor your team. As a positive communicator, you can adapt to varied audiences, building trust-based relationships with the Board of Directors and all families, partners, and stakeholders.  In navigating conflicts, you’ll uphold humility and transparency, utilizing your critical thinking skills to resolve any problems.



Contact Tracy Arno at Essence Recruitment: or apply directly to:!/d1bb3d90-9549-4e9a-8163-a58566808b79/detail.

Closing date: April 23, 2024

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