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Government managers in this unit group plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate economic policy, research and programs in areas of government activity such as taxation, international trade, labour markets, transportation or agriculture. They also plan and direct policies and programs to promote industrial and commercial business development in urban and rural areas. They are employed in government departments and agencies.
chief, economic analysis, chief, forest resource analysis, customs manager, director, business development, director, economic development, director, economic policy analysis, director, energy market analysis, director, excise tax programs, director, farm products marketing, international trade policy manager, manager, grain market analysis, manager, revenue programs, manager, tax policy research, taxation manager, tourism development director, trade development director.
- Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the development of economic policy research projects and economic programs
- Participate in the development of departmental policies by providing advice to senior government managers
- Organize departmental unit and establish procedures to meet departmental objectives set by senior management
- Direct and advise economists and other professional staff who conduct economic research, prepare reports or administer programs in areas of government activity such as taxation, international trade, labour, transportation or agriculture
- Direct and advise economic development officers or other staff administering programs to promote industrial and commercial business investment in urban or rural areas
- Plan, administer and control research and administration budgets for projects, support services, equipment or supplies
- Organize and direct committees evaluating departmental or agency projects or programs
- Interview, hire and oversee training and professional development.
Québec, Beauport, Charlesbourg, Donnacona, Saint-Raymond, Baie-Saint-Paul, Beaupré, Cap-Rouge, Château-Richer, Clermont, Donohue, Lac-Saint-Charles, La Malbaie--Pointe-au-Pic, L'Ancienne-Lorette, Loretteville, Pont-Rouge, Portneuf, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Saint-Émile, Val-Bélair, Le Moyne, Plage-Rhéaume, Sainte-Anne-Ouest, Sault-à-la-Puce
Outlook & Prospects for Government Managers – Economic Analysis, Policy Development and Program Administration in Capitale-Nationale Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Capitale-Nationale Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2012-09-27|
For the 2012-2014 period, job opportunities in the Capitale-Nationale region are expected to be fair for this occupation.
Employers require a high level of qualifications: a university degree (preferably a post-graduate degree) in business administration or in a field related to the sector (economics, public administration, social science, etc.) combined with work experience in the management of socioeconomic research and development programs is usually required. A good knowledge of departmental policies and government social and economic development programs as well as of existing agencies and partners may be required.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 07 - Apr 11, 2014
- S. Huot, a Québec City business that offers design, machining, and installation services of specialized equipment for the mining industry, will be temporarily laying off around 50 people (available in French only)
- The fourth phase of the expansion plan of the ICUPQ research centre (Laval hospital) will begin in May. The works should continue until fall 2015. Upon completion, approximately 100 jobs will be created. (available in French only)
- Some 70 positions are available at Château Frontenac for the summer season. Interviews will be held between April 11 and 17, as well as May 9 and 16
- A Ford dealership will be moving to Les Écureuils boulevard in Donnacona. The $5.1M project will be carried out at the end of May. Approximately 20 jobs will be created. (available in French only)
- Some 60 employees of the cafeteria in the Desjardins-Pollack hall at Université Laval received a mass lay-off notice. The employer, Laliberté gestion de services alimentaires, lost its contract with the University. (available in French only)
- The refiner Valero chose Groupe Desgagnés to transport crude oil on the St. Lawrence River, between Montréal and Lévis. According to Groupe Desgagnés, approximately 100 jobs will be created to transport Valero's crude oil. (available in French only)
- The restaurant Légende par la Tanière will open its doors in May. It will be located on rue St-Paul in Old Québec. Twenty-some jobs will be created. (available in French only)
- The third edition of Rendez-vous de l'emploi de la Jacques-Cartier will take place on April 10th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Centre de la famille Valcartier. The event is for all job seekers and presents job offers of all kinds. (available in French only)
- A new IGA supermarket will open its doors at the end of the month of August in Boischatel. The investment is close to $14.5M and will provide work to more than 200 people. (available in French only)
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