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WestGrid Career Opportunity

WestGrid is seeking a Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The CEO will be responsible for the overall success of WestGrid within the broader mandate and vision of Compute Canada. The successful candidate will lead a staff that includes the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), the Director of Operations (DO), the Collaboration/Visualization Coordinator, financial administrator, and other operational staff or contractors as appropriate.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Interface with senior administrators, financial managers and key researchers at all 14 partner institutions
  • Definition and implementation of operational procedures and policies
  • Report through WestGrid lead institutions to CFI and its provincial counterparts on financial and operational matters as required
  • External relations, including promotion of WestGrid to the western Canadian research community

    To download the complete job description, please click here.

    Interested parties are asked to forward their resumes electronically to: Maggie Eakin at .
    This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been appointed.
    Secondments from existing positions will be considered.