Current PositionsBusiness Manager

The Royal Tyrrell Museum Cooperating Society (the “Society”) is seeking a Business Manager to join its team.


How To Apply

Forward resume with cover letter to:

Ron Kenworthy
Support Services Manager
Head, Human Resources Committee, Board of Directors


Ron Kenworthy

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

Business Manager

The Business Manager is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the business and operations on behalf of the Board of Directors. They will also liaise between the Society and Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology management, complete all financial responsibilities including tax filings, investments, annual audit preparation, and handle all Human Resources related responsibilities for Society staff.

The Business Manager is responsible for ensuring compliance of all Society bylaws, policies and procedures by the Board and all staff, as well as non-profit requirements and charitable receipting.


• Compile financial reports and budgets to be presented at monthly board meetings

• Complete annual tax filings and prepare for annual audit

• Invest capital in accordance to Society policies

• Ensure resources are correctly placed to maintain current high standards of operations

• Supervise employees and provide feedback to improve efficiency and effectiveness

• Maintain relationship with the Museum, vendors, and suppliers



• Proven experience as business manager or relevant role

• Experience in non-profit management

• Excellent organizational and leadership skills

• Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

• BSc/BA in Business Management or relevant field



• Experience working with Sage 50, ATMS, and Raiser’s Edge software

• Experience with charitable tax law

• Familiarity with the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology operations


Required Skills:

• Independent worker with strong problem solving skills

• Organized and able to handle stressful situations

• Excellent communication and management skills



• Salary commensurate with education and experience

• Group Health Benefits Plan available

• Group RSP Plan available


Application Deadline:

Resume and references accepted through August 15 with interviews of qualified candidates to begin September 5, 2017.

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