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Manager, Development Approvals
Job Code: NU075
Job Category: Management
Department: Planning, Building & Licensing
Job Type: Full Time
Reporting to the Director of Planning, Building & Licensing Services, the Manager of Development Approvals is responsible for the overall administration of the Development Approvals Group within the Planning Division in accordance with applicable legislation. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required to liaise effectively within the organization and with external stakeholders, developers and other governmental agencies. The Manager will provide advice, guidance and direction to staff, the public and applicants in relation to the development approval process. The Manager contributes to department planning, goals, and budgets, coordinates and manages major development projects of corporate significance, prepares reports, and presents and defends positions on proposals. The Manager coordinates the work activities of staff, reviews staff reports, work strategies and plans, and will direct and complete semi-annual reports on activity. The Manager will manage multiple tasks with changing priorities and present information and issues in a clear and concise manner. The Manager is also a designated position for delegated approvals in the absence of the Director of Planning, Building & Licensing Services.
The City of Kingston is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.
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