|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|David Suzuki Foundation||Contract - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||4500055000CAD$45,000 - 55,000||2019-10-28||2019-12-20|
Join the country’s most trusted environmental organization and become a force for good!
About the David Suzuki Foundation
We find solutions for living within the limits of nature. Through a combination of sound science and active public engagement, we seek to motivate Canadians to take action on the environmental challenges we collectively face. Our Foundation is an independent charity, supported by over 30,000 donors from across Canada and abroad. With headquarters in Vancouver and offices in Toronto and Montreal, we address issues from coast to coast to coast, in both official languages. With the support of scientists, academics, progressive businesses, governments, non-governmental organizations and tens of thousands of Canadian we aim to achieve this vision: That within a generation Canadians act on the understanding that we are interconnected and interdependent with nature, and with each other. You can learn more about us at www.davidsuzuki.org
The David Suzuki Foundation hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equality and diversity within its community and to a welcoming and inclusive workplace. We especially welcome applications from Indigenous persons, visible minority group members, women, persons with disabilities, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.
Position Title: Public Engagement Specialist – Action Prize, Ontario
Terms: Eight-month contract with the possibility of extension (34 hours/week)
Location: Based at our Toronto office
Reporting: Senior Public Engagement Strategist
We are a group of exceptionally talented, bright, and passionate people working at making a real difference in the world. We are currently looking for a committed, collaborative and solution-orientated Public Engagement Specialist to work on our premier project, the Action Prize Contest.
The Action Prize Contest reflects one of the Foundation's strongest commitments: to give a voice to citizen groups working towards ecological transition. This exciting initiative was first launched in Quebec in 2014 and highlights the impact that citizens can have in their communities!
You are someone who will successfully launch the Action Prize Contest in Ontario in the spring of 2020, connecting citizen groups and communities and promoting sustainable actions taking place across the province.
Skills, Experience and Knowledge Required:
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Please submit your cover letter and your resume online and submit your application by going to https://davidsuzuki.org/careers/ . The position will stay open until filled. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.
We recognize the importance of a diversified workforce, and we encourage women, First Nations, Inuit and Metis candidates, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities to apply.