Senior managers - trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c. (NOC 0015)

High opportunity occupation

About this job

Senior managers in this occupational group plan, organize, control, direct and run broadcasting, trade or other service companies through middle managers. They also create policies to manage the direction of these companies, either alone or working with a board of directors.

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Senior managers in this group work in organizations that do broadcasting and related media services, wholesale trade, retail trade, accommodation and food service, and other services.

Common job titles
  • chair - trade, broadcasting
  • chief exec. officer (CEO), travel agency
  • chief financial officer (CFO), sports club
  • chief operating officer
  • chief privacy officer - trade, broadcasting and other services, NEC
  • executive director


Senior managers in this group perform some or all of the following duties:

  • develop goals for the company and create policies and programs
  • create and organize major departments and related senior staff positions
  • assign resources to carry out policies and programs
  • establish financial and management policies
  • develop and approve promotional campaigns and approve human resource planning
  • select middle managers, directors or other executive staff
  • direct the work of regions, divisions or departments
  • represent the company in negotiations or other official functions

Special duties

Senior managers in this group may specialize in areas such as finance, marketing or human resources or in the sale of a particular product or provision of a particular service.

Work environment

Key aspects of the work in this group:

  • Senior managers in this group typically work in a conventional office environment.

Career paths and resources

Career paths

The boundaries of this unit group are defined by the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), which includes Broadcasting and Telecommunications, Wholesale Trade, Retail Trade, Accommodation and Food Service, and Other Services not classified elsewhere

Additional resources

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