[Sust-mar] job offer - Green Party of Canada

Sharon Labchuk slabchuk at isn.net
Wed May 7 15:16:33 EDT 2008


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.


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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