Position: Program Manager
Organization: Park People
Location: we are open to candidates from across Canada
Parks can deliver outsized impacts on our health, economy, ecology, and social belonging, but only when they’re shaped and animated by their communities. Park People supports and mobilizes community park groups, community organizers, non-profits, park professionals and funders who activate the power of parks. Through Canada-wide and city-specific programs and events, funding, resources, research and professional services we help realize the power of parks to build strong communities, healthy environments, and resilient cities. parkpeople.ca
We are looking for a bilingual people manager and creative program designer who is great at collaboration and can leverage the deep subject matter expertise of a team of consultants, project managers, and thought leaders.
In this permanent full-time role, you will join Park People’s management team and play a key role in shaping the programs we deliver and how we work as Park People grows and evolves. You will manage a smart, committed, and high-capacity team to deliver meaningful work in collaboration with colleagues, park professionals, and non-profits across Canada.
We are actively working to hire, meaningfully engage with, and include guidance and input from, Black, Indigenous and people of colour in ways that centre intersectionality, Indigenous resilience, and anti-racist principles. We are committed to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion in our workspaces and programs, and encourage applications from BIPOC candidates.
As Program Manager, your role will include:
The skills and experience you bring to the role include:
Hours: Full-time, 35 hours per week. Willing to consider 0.8 FTE for the right candidate.
Location: We are open to candidates from across Canada
Salary Range: $60,000-70,000
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Park People is a great place to work:
We will be reviewing applications and conducting interviews on a rolling basis, so anyone interested in the position is encouraged to apply early. Once the position has been filled, we will close the application process. We are thankful for all applications, and will only be contacting candidates invited for an interview.
Please send your resume and cover letter in one electronic file in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org . If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at email@example.com to provide your contact information.
In addition to following all Provincial and Federally mandated Covid-19 measures, and to ensure the safety of our employees and our stakeholders, Park People requires that all employees be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of employment.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 25 2022 ID: 64111