Featured Candidates

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Job Title Experience Description
Business Management & Not-For-Profit Professional
•Experience in Public Sector
• Analytical and Problem solving  Skills
• Conflict Resolution/Mediation
• Strategic Planning
•Project Management & Planning
•  Business Development
• Budget Management
• Community Collaboration
• Fundraising  Experience
• Provide Client  Centered Services
• Resolution  Faciliation
• Staff Recruitment & Management
• Case Management
• Project Planning

Action-orientated leader with strong track record of performance

Utilizes keen analysis, insights and team approach to drive organizational improvements and implementation of best practices.   Superior personal skills, capable of resolving multiple and complex    issues and motivating staff to peak performance.

Public Relations & Marketing Professional
•Press Releases
•Media Kits & Promotions
•Radio & TV opportunities
•Media Launches
•Sponorship Compliance
•Website Management & Maintenance
•Social Media Expertise
•Marketing Grant Proposal Writing
•Post Event Reports
•Media liason between organizers & sponsors
•Coordination and layout of print, television, digital media and radio advertisements

Successful Public Relations, Marketing Management Professional with over seventeen years’ experience in the Niagara market.   This candidate has worked successfully with large scale festival events, small private employers, hospitality and large educational employers.

Dealing with over 100 corporate and government sponsors, understanding the importance of a proper balance between private and public funding to a non-profit organization.  This candidate has excelled in driving the research and development of new sponsorships, partnerships and revenue opportunities, as well as funding compliance and sponsor relations.

Has the understanding that any new revenue generation must strike a balance between viability and value and have many ideas that would work within that context.

Executive Chef, C.C.C
  • Energetic
  • Creative
  • Dedicated
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Result Driven
  • Task Oriented
  • Compassionate
  • Mentor
  • Leader
  • Career Minded

A Certified Chef de Cuisine with over 15 years of experience working in a management capacity .   This professional has worked with a variety of cuisines including Thai, Indian and local.  This Burke's Best has been employed at Food outlets with styles ranging from 4 diamond hotels, boutique inns, start up restaurants and private clubs, as well as catering and wholesale delivery and market sales.

Production & Printing Professional
  • Production Planning & Scheduling
  • Order Fulfillment Management
  • Production Management
  • Efficiency Improvement
  • Supervision & Training
  • Client Relations
  • Presentations
  • Estimating
  • Purchasing
  • Software: Microsoft Office 2007 (Excel, Word) and various in-house applications

This candidate has 15+ years of experience as a Production Manager including proven leadership and team contribution in improving efficiency, cutting costs and achieving revenue and profit growth ·Excellent team-building, coaching and training skills ·Well liked and trusted by clients, staff, colleagues and senior managers ·Creative and proactive problem-solver ·Advanced planning and project management skills, coupled with a thirst for organizing ·Balance big picture vision with high attention to detail ·Known for initiative, dedication, reliability and a positive attitude in achieving goals and meeting client commitments.

Operational & Strategic Planning Professional
  • Production Management
  • Productivity & Growth
  • Leadership
  • Operational & Strategic Planning
  • Operations & Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Growing Revenue & Profit

 

This ‘Burke’s Best’ possesses over 20 years of managing metal and steel production facilities and has a Master’s Degree in Material Sciences.
Having led multiple high-level initiatives such as infrastructure design, process re-engineering, turnaround management and reorganization, our candidate achieved improved efficiency and productivity of 25%.
Not only does our candidate possess the ability to improve operations internally, but has increased world market share through acquisitions of Companies world-wide by negotiating credit lines for acquisitions and mergers, and developing business plans for said acquisitions.

Leadership & Corporate Governance Professional
  • Performance management
  • Assessing risks – KPIs/Dashboards/Metrics
  • Designing compliance programs
  • Designing risk management processes
  • Determining enterprise responses to risks
  • Management of risks
  • Venture/investment risk assessment
  • Leadership oversight/corporate governance

This top notch Burke Best candidate is a leader who can drive change, recognize opportunities and motivate teams.    Their current experience in project managing and innovation always provided superior results for their past employer.  Interested in an opportunity closer to home, this individual would be an excellent addition to any Niagara Region employer.

 

E-Business Manager & Marketing Manager
  • Software Engineering
  • Application Development
  • Leadership & Management
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • E-Business & Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Web Development
  • Troubleshooting
  • Database Design

 

Dependable, conscientious and personable individual with over twelve years of experience working as an E-Business Manager & Marketing Manager.  Demonstrated expertise in software engineering, programming and management. Detail-oriented, with exceptional follow-through abilities.  Sharp and creative in solving problems, with advanced technical abilities and strong interpersonal skills. Hard worker who is able to effectively manage and lead individuals toward success.  Able to coordinate multiple tasks and adapt to cover various responsibilities as needed.

Botanicals Supervisor
  • Customer Relations
  • Inventory Control
  • Quality Control
  • Teamwork
  • Botanicals
  • Open Communication
  • Time Management
  • Decision Making
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving

 

A dedicated and experienced supervisor with strong interpersonal and problem solving skills; seeking full or part-time employment whereby botanicals knowledge and experience is required and can be well-utilized. This candidate would be a solid team player for your organization.

 

 

OIT Water/Waste Water Professional
  • G2/G3 Gas Fitter
  • Health & Safety Certified
  • Service Technician
  • Detailed
  • OIT Water/Waste Water Certified
  • Organized

This candidate is a highly competent with OIT certification and training.  Responsible for working on a team managing water, sewer and irrigation infrastructure gaining solid municipal experience. Contact us today to meet this 'hands on', detailed service technician.

Quality Assurance Coordinator
  • Customer Service
  • Key Relationship Management
  • Business Development
  • Account Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Cost Reduction Inititatives
  • Quality Control Operations
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Supply Chain & Logistics

 

A highly competent Quality Assurance professional with over 25 years of experience managing various functions within a manufacturing/distributing environment.  A resourceful, imaginative team player with an excellent record of achieving desired results.

Infrastructure & Networking Management Professional
  • Software Engineering
  • Programming
  • Leadership and Management
  • Systems Business Analyst
  • Project Management
  • Database Design
  • Budgeting
  • System Design & Testing

 

This candidate has a wealth of information in the web infrastructure and systems industry. They are  looking for the next challenge in their professional career using their administrative, support and purchasing talents. This individual would be able to manage and work within your predetermined budgets,  working with minimal supervision and direction providing great results.

Director/Manager
  • Budget Management
  • Procurement
  • Customer Relations
  • Health & Safety
  • Scheduling & Planning
  • Analytical Troubleshooting
  • Leadership & Management
  • Cost Controlling
  • National Account Management
  • Accounting
  • Negotiating
  • Supply Chain Management

With over 36 years in the industry taking on new roles and developing with a long term employer this candidate would be an excellent addition to your team. A strong combination of management and negotiation skills have help to ensure cost savings to the 'bottom line'.
This candidate is committed to quality products and service and would help to raise the bar and exceed your expectations.

Executive Assistant
  • Over 14 years experience in a field requiring a high amount of professionalism and discretion
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Superior Customer Service skills
  • Understands being the first point of contact for an organization
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment

 

 

This outgoing candidate will leave a perfect impression immediately
Superior customer service, time management and organization skills