Position: National Program Manager (Bilingual: French/English)
Organization: Inter-Council Network
Location: Remote position, Atlantic Canada/Halifax preferred
The Inter-Council Network (ICN) is a dynamic network of provincial and regional member-based Councils for International Cooperation committed to social justice and social change. Rooted in communities across Canada and representing nearly 350 international cooperation organizations, the Councils are leaders in public engagement at a local and regional level and are recognized for bringing regional knowledge and priorities to the national level. The ICN provides a forum in which the Councils collaborate to improve development effectiveness, learn from each other’s specific skills, and identify common priorities for collective action.
The ICN is seeking a bilingual National Program Manager based out of the Halifax Office of the Atlantic Council for International Cooperation. The ideal candidate will be creative, have strong facilitation and writing skills, government relations experience and a passion for creating positive social change locally and globally. They will have the ability to juggle competing priorities, deliver multi-stakeholder projects and thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. They will have strengths in both high-level strategic thinking, and on-the-ground logistics and event production.
In support of the ICN’s strategic directions, the ICN National Program Manager, along with the ICN Policy & Research and Communications Officers, will coordinate the development, execution, monitoring and evaluation of the ICN’s program initiatives. The ICN National Program Manager is responsible for:
The ICN National Program Manager may be required to work occasional evenings, weekends, or additional hours. When travel restrictions allow, the ICN National Program Manger is required to travel within Canada for periods of up to a week at a time.
Qualifications, Abilities and Experience
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, relevant writing sample of no more than 500 words, and the names and contact information of two references by no later than 11:59 PM, Thursday, December 2, 2021 to email@example.com . If you have already applied, due to technical difficulties, we request you to resend your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
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As an equity seeking network, the ICN encourages applications from individuals that represent the full diversity of communities in Canada, including complexities of intersecting identities such as ability, age, class, gender, race and sexual orientation.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 23 2021 ID: 61964