Careers with Garaga

Career Opportunity > Regional Director in Ottawa

You have exceptional mentoring skills?
You would like to coach leaders & their teams,
so your knowledge gets passed on?
Are you are looking for a generous & open-minded company,
flexible hours along with teleworking?
This is for you.

You used to own your own business? Or you have experience in coaching dealers or branch managers of a manufacturer or a brand? You have the skills. You have the will. And for you, it’s a shame if all your lifetime of experience is not transmitted to another generation of leaders? We have the perfect offer for you!

Looking for a company that has very flexible telecommuting and work schedule policies? A Canadian company that is in excellent financial health and is seeing a lot of growth. A manufacturer that has established a flourishing network of dealers in Canada and the United States. A generous employer that offers a competitive salary, a host of benefits and has great family values. APPLY NOW! You'll get all that at Garaga.

Reporting to the General Director – Quebec & Ottawa Regions, you will work closely with Garaga’s owners, high management and Garaga’s local managers in Ottawa to advise, counsel, and provide direction on all business-related matters. You will act as a coach for Garaga managers in Ottawa. You will be a key member of Garaga’s corporate team.

Garaga, the benefits
of a large company.
The support of a tight-knit
high management team.
the best of both worlds!

Job summary:

  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Number of positions to fill: 1
  • Salary: To be discussed
  • Work hours: Full time
  • Job status: Permanent
  • Work shift: Day
  • Teleworking
  • Must be willing to travel around Ottawa
  • Flexible hours

About Garaga:

  • A large company with over 350 employees
  • A leader in its industry
  • In excellent financial health
  • Strong growth and many acquisitions
  • A manufacturer of residential and commercial garage doors founded in 1983
  • 3 manufacturing facilities: St‑Georges, QC, Barrie, ON and Ponca City, OK
  • A large network of dealers and business partners in Canada and the United States
  • A strong basis of finance and accounting is in their DNA
  • A clear mission and vision with strong values.

About Garaga’s Corporate Team:

  • Head office in St-Georges, Quebec
  • 2 open-minded co-presidents willing to benefit from your experience
  • Senior managers
  • A stimulating and evolving environment
  • Very receptive to new technologies
  • A lot of change and agility

About the Regional Team in Ottawa:

  • 7 managers and shareholders
  • 3 locations in and around Ottawa
  • Leaders who want to learn best practices and skills to bring their business to the next level
  • Teams receptive to your ideas

Our Value

  • Passion
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Humility
  • Business is People

You can see yourself with us?

As the Regional Director of Ottawa, you will:

  • Create, implement, and evaluate the branch’s business plan.
  • Assist the branch manager in hiring new employees, training, mentoring, supervising, and disciplining administrative staff to ensure the overall efficiency of daily operations.
  • Monitor the financial transactions executed and the office activity performed at the branch office.
  • Oversee office equipment maintenance, monitoring, calibration, and repair, as well as replacement of missing supplies, when necessary.
  • Build and maintain strategic ties with the community, as well as network with existing and potential customers in order to establish long-term, trustworthy relationships.

The Regional Director we are looking for in the Ottawa Region:

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and negotiation skills
  • Exceptional leadership and mentoring skills
  • Outstanding organizational and project management skills
  • Experience in a building industry organisation
  • Experience with multi-site operations
  • Administrative skills
  • High levels of integrity, credibility, and confidentiality
  • University degree in business: an asset
  • Bilingual (English & French): an asset
  • Must be available for travelling around Ottawa

Employee benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration & experience recognition
  • Deferred Profit-Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan
  • Group Insurance Plan
  • Medical and paramedical insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Wellness program
  • Financial participation of 50% of the membership fees for fitness centers
  • Several activities organized by the social club (participation is always on a voluntary basis), drawings for all kinds of cultural and sports events as well as 2 clothing items per year, all provided 100% by Garaga.

 IMPORTANT: Diversity. Inclusivity. Collaboration. Garaga is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Regional Director - Ottawa

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