Title: ICN Policy Officer (Bilingual preferred – French and English)
Accountable To: ICN National Program Manager
Duration: Part-time position of 19 hours per week (one-year contract)
Salary: $49,980 – 52,009 (depending on experience) (pro-rated to 50%:)
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia preferred (may consider other locations in Atlantic Canada)
Start date: As soon as possible.
Under the direction of and in close collaboration with the ICN National Program Manager, the Policy Officer will work with the ICN team to develop the ICN’s policy agenda and advocacy efforts. The Policy Officer will bring expertise in policy analysis and development to the ICN’s programs, designed to improve Canadian civil society’s collaborative policy capacities and goals. The Policy Officer will conduct original research and support members’ collaborative initiatives in the areas of public engagement, gender analysis, sustainable development, and international cooperation.
This job posting indicates the general areas of responsibility and ongoing tasks associated with this position. Additional tasks and priorities may be identified through annual work planning and as assigned.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, a relevant writing sample of no more than 500 words, and the names and contact information of two references by no later than November 8, 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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. Furthermore, we appreciate and value the knowledge and skills arising from people’s lived experiences.