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Position: Strategy and Development Specialist
Organization: Community Climate Council
Location: Peel Region, Ontario

Type: volunteer / unpaid
Number of Positions: 2
Term: 1 year, open to renewal
Time Commitment: 5-10 hours/week

Are you passionate about climate action? Are you seeking to volunteer with a non-for-profit organization where your ideas and contributions will be valued and have an impact? Then look no more, we are the organization that you want to work with.

Role Description:

The Community Climate Council is seeking 3 Strategy & Development Specialists to assist with planning the organization's strategy and long-range goals. The Strategy & Development Specialists will report to the Strategic Plans Lead.


  • Create internal momentum for strategy by sparking key conversations, framing new strategic questions, and instilling urgency
  • Ensure that all permanent changes made to the council are ethical, upholds the council’s missions and values
  • Develop SWOT Analysis to define organizational strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats
  • Anticipate possible challenges and assist with providing solutions for developing short-term and long term strategies
  • Attends conferences outside the domain to seek possible partnerships and opportunities
  • Builds partnerships, alliances and map out prospective collaborations
  • Work closely with emerging start-ups
  • Track council milestones
  • Analyzes growth through analytic-based data
  • Answer key questions regarding present and future plans for the council including steps to success
  • Propose targets and business plans to promote growth
  • Organizes presentations in collaborate with Human Relations


  • Strong strategy, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Comfortable with using Excel, Outlook, Slack, Trello, etc. and software related to tracking team agility
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Experience creating a Gantt chart an asset, but not required

Application Procedure:

Please email your cover letter and resume to email to and CC to ensure that your contract is received.

Please use the following document name:

"LAST NAME, First Name - Resume"

Please use the following and subject line:

"ATTENTION HR: LAST NAME, First Name – Strategy and Development Specialist Application"

NOTE: Applications that do not follow this format will NOT be considered.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Sep 14 2020    ID: 57480