Position: National City Park Network Project Coordinator
Organization: Park People
Location: Our preference is for candidates based out of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal; but we will consider candidates located anywhere in Canada. We are open to a blend of remote and in-person days in a typical work week.
In this permanent full-time role, you will join Park People’s programming team to support new and existing projects and help strengthen community involvement in urban parks across the country. Working with a small and collaborative programming team, you will support the growth and ongoing success of Park People’s National Network through the administration and promotion of several granting programs and extensive outreach efforts to groups across Canada. You will also provide general administrative and coordination support for other Park People programs as required.
Park People supports and mobilizes community park groups, community organizers, non-profits, park professionals and funders to activate the power of parks to build strong communities, healthy environments, and resilient cities. This is an exciting opportunity to support, mobilize and connect the 850+ community park groups and various other park stakeholders that are currently part of our network.
We are looking for a strong administrator with excellent organizational skills and an interest in connecting and supporting park groups and communities across the country.
Park People is dedicated to promoting equity, multiculturalism, and inclusion in our offices and in all of the work that we do. We are striving for a staff team that is representative of the communities where we work, and encourage applications from BIPOC applicants.
As National City Park Network Project Coordinator, your role will include:
The skills and experience you bring to the role include:
A few other things that aren’t required but would make you a great fit:
Starting Salary: $43,000 - $45,000
Anticipated Start Date: October 2021
Park People is a great place to work:
Please send a cover letter and your CV to HR@parkpeople.ca , by September 27th, 2021, 5pm EDT. In the subject line of your email, please indicate “National City Park Network Project Coordinator”.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 15 2021 ID: 61351