[Sust-mar] job offer - Green Party of Canada
slabchuk at isn.net
Wed May 7 15:16:33 EDT 2008
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: ATLANTIC CANADA ORGANIZER
The Green Party of Canada is seeking an Atlantic Canada Organizer.
This is a full-time contract position to begin as soon as possible.
Remuneration is dependent on experience.
Job Title: Atlantic Canada Organizer
Start Date: June 2008
Location: home office in Nova Scotia or New Brunswick
Remuneration: $2000 - $3000/month
Languages: English. French is an asset.
Date posted: May 6, 2007
Closing date: May 23, 2007
Job type: Contract, full-time
The Atlantic Canada Organizer is a member of a national organizing
team working at the grassroots level to ensure Electoral District
Associations in the region are founded and receive ongoing support,
with a strong focus on membership and capacity building. Organizers
help to identify quality candidates and provide training and support
so that campaigns are run as effectively as possible. Some travel
within the region is necessary. Hours of work vary but often include
weekends and evenings. During an election, organizers are required to
work long hours.
Previous political organizing experience, or experience as a
candidate, campaign manager, or campaign worker is strongly
recommended. Organizing experience with NGOs is also acceptable.
Applicants will be resourceful, capable of working without close
supervision, and have good networking skills and connections within
the region. Organizers must like working with people and be able to
maintain friendly and co-operative relationships with party members
and the public. The ability to work well under pressure and to
multi-task is essential. Familiarity with Elections Canada
regulations is an asset. French language capacity would be helpful.
Applicants must not be a member of another federal political party.
HOW TO APPLY
Email resume to slabchuk at greenparty.ca.
For more information please call Sharon Labchuk, Director of
Organizing at 902-621-0719.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications received
will be screened based on information provided. Please ensure you
include all relevant details about your qualifications for this
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