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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)||2014-07-21|
For the 2013-2015 period, job opportunities in the Capitale-Nationale region are expected to be fair for this occupation.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Aug 11 - Aug 15, 2014
- A microbrewery should be opening its doors at the Duchesnay tourist station (Ste-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier). Its construction should begin this fall and end in the spring. A dozen jobs will be created. (available in French only)
- St-Bernard-based Aliments Breton will build a new mill in Scott. The investment is estimated at $32M and about 30 people will work at the mill. Work will commence this fall. (available in French only)
- The Québec Port Authority is in the process of submitting its project to expand piers in the Beauport and St-Charles river sector. This $555M project would create 2,000 direct or indirect jobs. (available in French only)
- Québec-owned Océan is setting up shop in New Brunswick. The company will be investing $29M to build a floating dry dock with a lifting capacity of nearly 7,000 tonnes. This project should create between 57 and 77 jobs in Bas-Caraquet. (available in French only)
- Ubisoft will set up new work spaces in the Saint-Roch neighbourhood and head up a component of Assassin's Creed. This contract may lead to the hiring of around 50 recruits for the Québec studio in the next three years. (available in French only)
- Montréal company Rodeo FX, which specializes in the creation of digital visual effects, is opening an office in Québec. The $1M investment should create 30-some jobs in the Saint-Roch neighbourhood. (available in French only)
- A new L'Académie restaurant has just opened in Québec City's Galeries de la Capitale. The opening has created approximately 50 jobs.
- The Centre québécois de valorisation des biotechnologies (CQVB), located in Québec, will shut down by the end of July. Approximately 15 people will be affected by this closure. (available in French only)
- Coveo recorded a 46% growth in sales in 2013. The company boasts 700 clients and plans to hire 50 professionals in 2014, mainly at its Québec City head office. (available in French only)
- At the Resolute Forest Products plant in Clermont, machine number 4 will shut down for three weeks beginning mid-August. Between 20 and 25 workers will be affected by the temporary shut-down. (available in French only)
- On July 31, Archambault will close its Old Québec store due to the restructuring of its operations, resulting in the layoff of 18 employees (available in French only)
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