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Position: Sherlock Holmes AKA Researcher
Organization: Canopy
Location: flexible, anywhere in Canada

FTE: Full time (40 hours per week)
Closing Date for Applications: August 15th 2021
Salary Range: $60K-$100K FTE

If you make Sheldon Cooper on the Big Bang Theory look like a light weight scientist, have a great sense of humour, love to have fun, are passionate about our planet and hungry to change the world - then you may well be our perfect new team member!

Canopy is seeking an experienced Researcher with a proven track record of success to join our fun, results-oriented and fast paced team. We love working with credible data and research. The findings from your investigative skills will inform our work! You have the potential to be our nerdiest new team member - lucky for you we LOVE nerds!

If you have read this to the very end then you MUST be our Sherlock Holmes! Apply now!

Position Summary:

Canopy's Researcher is primarily responsible to identify trends and patterns, locate, analyze, and interpret data.

Job Description:

Please contact Fawzia at 604 329 5678 after July 30th - she is on vacation until then and promises to return your call. Fawzia looks forward to being WOWed by your innovative investigative powers!

How to Apply in 3 easy steps:

  • Please list your top 6 secret magic potions in your Sherlock Holmes Tool Belt that will put your research findings on the Top 10 Best Seller list! AND list 5 things a spatula can be used for other than flipping fluffy pancakes.
  • Include a Cover Letter and CV
  • Email to , Fawzia Ahmad, Engagement & Operations Director and mark the subject line “Sherlock Holmes” If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Fawzia at 604 329 5678 she will get back to you after July 30th.

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About Canopy

Canopy is an award winning not for profit organization dedicated to protecting the world’s forests, species and climate and supporting the advancement of community rights. Canopy collaborates with more than 750 companies to implement robust environmental policies, catalyze innovative solutions, transform unsustainable supply chains and secure forest conservation and human rights. Best known for greening the Harry Potter series internationally, Canopy’s partners include Stella McCartney, The Guardian, The Gap, Sainsbury, Penguin Random House, The Globe and Mail, and H&M.Canopy’s work relies on the support of individual donors who share our passion for the planet.

Canopy is a nimble, fast-paced, results-driven conservation organization with a strong track record of success. We know that our planet is under stress and believe that change is long overdue. We think 800 year old trees don’t need to be used to make packaging, t-shirts or junk mail – and we’re committed to doing all we can to keep them standing. We love chocolate and playing charades. Working hard is in our DNA – as is having fun and being creative. Pragmatic and audacious, we are driven to produce results at a scale proportional to the environmental challenges our world is grappling with. We are part of the growing movement that believes Nature Needs Half – a science driven initiative that recommends 30-50% of the world’s forests need to be protected by 2030 to ensure forest ecosystems are able to fulfill the ecological functions and services we need for life on Earth.

Canopy embraces equity and diversity and is committed to a workplace that is enriched by the people, needs and desires of our diverse community. We thank all applicants, however, we will only be contacting candidates successful in securing an interview!!

Photo credit to: Paul Hilton


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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jul 20 2021    ID: 60687