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Be part of an established organization with a strong groundwork laid for continued success and an enviable reputation in the Ottawa market.
Integral Leadership Role
Build a legacy with the support of a team that is tenured, knowledgeable, dedicated and loyal.
Create and implement the framework that aligns the overarching business strategy with the day to day operations.
Vice-President, Operations @ Ferguslea Properties
Company: Ferguslea Properties
Position: Vice-President, Operations
Location: Ottawa, ON
Independently owned and managed, Ferguslea Properties Limited evolved from one of Canada’s most prominent real estate development and property management companies. Throughout the 2010s, Ferguslea Properties rebranded, with a mandate to revitalize its properties, improve the overall infrastructure, uphold the safest experience for tenants and undertake several ‘green’ initiatives. Ferguslea Properties is fully committed to providing a superior customer experience, one of the best the industry can offer. The leadership ensures detailed and excellent customer service and resident engagement at all times to create a seamless and enjoyable customer journey. Throughout its establishment, the organization has made significant changes to the corporate infrastructure to support its continued growth. In 2011, the company rebranded its largest community to create Accora Village, a 100-acre site nestled in the heart of Ottawa’s west end. The community sits between the Ottawa River and the newly refurbished Bayshore Shopping Centre, providing access to trails, bike paths and the amenities associated with a world-class mall. With the highway on Accora Village’s doorstep and the LRT extension planned, the community is ideally positioned to access all areas of the National Capital Region. Accora Village offers a mixture of newly refurbished and upgraded apartments, townhomes and garden homes, a fully equipped recreation centre and pool with educational and fitness programs for the whole family.
Skills & Experience
Success leading diverse departments within a privately owned and/or family owned business.
You are a mature, confident and ambitious internal leader with a strong understanding of operational leadership.
You are a relationship builder, a strategic and creative thinker and a financially astute professional that has successfully driven efficiencies through a balance of people and process.
You can see the big picture and long-term vision for the organizations that you have led and have successfully created and implemented the operational steps required to reach these goals.
You can think creatively and take ideas from the owner and other members of the leadership team to create well-thought out structures and plans to drive performance
Collaborative Team Player
Energetic and positive attitude while bringing an approachable coaching mentality to elevate the team around you.
Summary of the Role
Reporting to the Senior Vice President, the VP of Operations is responsible for direct oversight of roughly 70% of the employee base and all aspects of the day to day operations for Ferguslea Properties. This newly created role will be the most influential leadership position within the business, requiring you to compile and evaluate strategy with the ownership, and then operationalize and execute on this on a daily basis.