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Vice President Position: Program Design & Delivery

Reference ID: EEA103

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Calgary, AB
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Full Time
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Management and Executive
Oil, Gas and Utilities


Energy Efficiency Alberta (EEA) is a non-for-profit Crown Agency tasked to:

  • Raise awareness among energy consumers of energy use and the associated economic and environmental benefits of energy conservation and efficiency;
  • Promote, design and deliver best value, performance-based programs and carry out activities related to energy efficiency, energy conservation and the development of micro-generation and small scale energy systems in Alberta;
  • Undertake best efforts to achieve energy efficiency targets;
  • Be the voice and face of energy efficiency in Alberta, promoting a culture of conservation; and
  • Promote growth of the energy efficiency services industry.

EEA has a budget of $645 million over the next five years, supporting the use of a variety of tools to encourage energy efficiency improvements including education; outreach and training programs; and financial incentives.

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Are you interested in exploring unchartered territory in Alberta’s energy efficiency landscape? Energy Efficiency Alberta (EEA) is seeking four dynamic executive leaders to play a central role in assisting the Agency in meeting its mandate.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Vice President of Program Design and Delivery (EEA103) oversees a business unit responsible for producing saved energy and carbon reduction in various market sectors by designing and implementing programs, managing program delivery channels, ensuring ongoing delivery, and managing cross program integration to meet Agency goals.

As a member of EEA’s executive team and working collaboratively with colleagues, the Vice President leads the development and implementation of a programming for the entire Agency, which involves the program implementation design and in-field delivery of a diverse and accessible portfolio of programs that generate measurable carbon reduction in residential, commercial and emerging market sectors.  Further to the design, the position will ensure successful implementation and integration of these programs by leveraging internal and external resources, and developing and maintaining strategic relationships, while providing oversight and direction to ensure performance indicators are met.  In addition, the position will provide insight and recommendations to the ongoing development of the EEA’s strategic direction and business plan priorities.


The Vice President of Program Design and Delivery role requires a post-secondary degree in environmental sciences, environmental engineering, or business administration.  Extensive experience in program design, development and delivery with a focus on promoting energy efficiency is required. 

This positions requires a minimum of 8 years’ related senior leadership experience.  Experience leading and supervising teams is required. Executive or senior level experience within the energy industry, including energy efficiency, product management, and development of efficiency finance and/or renewable energy programs is an asset. Experience providing leadership to an organization in start-up is desirable.


Please see the job profile for a detailed list of the job responsibilities. 

This role will be required to travel.

This competition may be used to fill future vacancies within EEA.


Apply directly by email by sending your resume to [email protected].  When applying, please submit your cover letter and resume as one file (saving the file with a clear naming convention, e.g. EEA1XX First Name Last Name CV), quoting the Job Title and Competition # in the subject line of your email, cover letter and resume (e.g. Subject: EEA1XX Job Title) included in your application.  As part of your cover letter please include why you are interested in EEA.  

 It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) -  Applicants are encouraged to include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

We thank all applicants for their interest. 

All applications will be reviewed to assess which applicants’ qualifications most closely match the agency’s requirements.  Only those selected for interviews will be contacted to advance to the next step in the competition process.  Final candidates may be asked to undergo security screening. 

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Posted: August 31, 2017
Closes:September 22, 2017