We’re Hiring a Director of Innovation

Posted December 21st 2018

The Manitoba Council for International Cooperation is looking for a qualified and experienced Director of Innovation to lead an exciting new initiative on behalf of the Inter-Council Network.

Director of Innovation

Full-time, bilingual, based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

MCIC, on behalf of the Inter-Council Network, is launching an innovation initiative named FIT — Fund for Innovation and Transformation/Fond pour l’innovation et la transformation, to test innovative solutions to development challenges. Its purpose is to advance the effective use of and learn from innovative solutions that will improve the lives, equality and empowerment of women and girls, their families and communities in the Global South.

The Director of Innovation, Fund for Innovation and Transformation (FIT) will oversee an effective staff team of up to 8 that will be responsible for the successful development, implementation and management of the FIT program. In addition to reviewing and evaluating proposals, disbursing funds, and monitoring, evaluating and reporting on progress of projects, this position will be a spokesperson for innovation and transformation and will cultivate meaningful relationships and share knowledge and learnings with internal and external stakeholders.

This is a full-time bilingual position based in Winnipeg, Manitoba for a term of up to five (5) years. Regular domestic and international travel will be required.

Applications for this position have now closed.