Manitoba Council on International Cooperation

Opportunities

Employment

  • Administration Coordinator

    CLWR is looking for someone to fill the position of Administration Coordinator. The person in this position will coordinate administrative services to the agency and provide assistance to the Executive Director, the Finance & Administration Director, the Board of Directors, and other staff. This is a .6 FTE position, equivalent to 21 hours/week.

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Volunteering

  • Call for Nominations for Candidates to the Board of Directors

    Crossroads International is an international development organization that is reducing poverty and advancing women’s rights around the world. Working with local partners in in eight countries and supported by hundreds of volunteers each year, Crossroads leverages expertise and resources, North and South, required to help people overcome poverty and assert their human rights. Crossroads International is an international development organization that is reducing poverty and advancing women’s rights around the world. Working with local partners in in eight countries and supported by hundreds of volunteers each year, Crossroads leverages expertise and resources, North and South, required to help people overcome poverty and assert their human rights.

    Crossroads currently works in Bolivia, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Swaziland, Togo and Zimbabwe. Crossroads’ Vision is ONE WORLD where poverty is eliminated, equality prevails and the rights of women and girls are fulfilled.

    Crossroads is accepting nominations for candidates interested in serving on its volunteer Board of Directors, for a two year term beginning June 2014, with eligibility for renewal for up to two more terms. The Board of Directors meets four times a year (3 face-to-face meetings in Toronto and one teleconference).

    Key Qualifications & Experience: Strong commitment to Crossroads International’s mission, vision and values Previous board governance experience; not-for-profit board experience Experience in alternative financing and revenue generation Experience in fundraising and a willingness and ability to be an ambassador for Crossroads work and to open doors through personal and/or professional networks Expertise in finance and/or financial services (accounting designation and/or senior experience in auditing, accounting, corporate finance or investment management)

    While the abilities and skills noted above are priorities, candidates with any combination of the above and interest and experience with Crossroads work, international development and/or Board governance are strongly encouraged to apply. We will begin assessing candidates April 14.

    Please send a résumé along with a cover letter explaining why you are interested in joining the board by April 14, to: chantal@cintl.org – with board nomination in the subject line.

    For further information please do not hesitate to contact Christine Campbell, Acting Executive Director at 416-967-1611 ext. 235 or christine@cintl.org and for more information about Crossroads, please visit: www.cintl.org

    Crossroads covers volunteer board member meeting expenses including meals, economy travel and accommodation in accordance with the Crossroads International’s travel policy.

  • Ten Thousand Villages at Henderson Highway looking for volunteers

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