Opportunities

Employment

  • MCIC - Sustainability Specialist

    The Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) is seeking a qualified individual to join the team as Sustainability Specialist.

    MCIC is a coalition of Manitoba-based organizations involved in international development. Its mission is to support, connect and amplify the work of its members and partners, while directly engaging and collaborating with Manitobans for global sustainability. MCIC is also responsible for distributing government funds designated for international development and humanitarian projects.

    The Sustainability Specialist is part of the public engagement team at MCIC, who directly engage and collaborate with Manitobans for global sustainability. This position is primarily responsible for MCIC’s Fair Trade Manitoba program and promotion of the Sustainable Development Goals. This person will also assist with other MCIC activities as needed. The Sustainability Specialist will report to the Executive Director and may require some travel, evening and weekend meetings.

    This is a full-time position based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Some domestic travel may be required.

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    Deadline for applications is May 20, 2019

  • MCIC - Communications Specialist

    The Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) is seeking a qualified individual to join the team as Communications Specialist.

    MCIC is a coalition of Manitoba-based organizations involved in international development. Its mission is to support, connect and amplify the work of its members and partners, while directly engaging and collaborating with Manitobans for global sustainability. MCIC is also responsible for distributing government funds designated for international development and humanitarian projects.

    Reporting directly to the Executive Director and receiving input from other staff members, the Communication Specialist is responsible for implementing a communications plan for the Council. The Communication Specialist will also collaborate with a small communications team.

    This is a full-time position based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Some domestic travel may be required.

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    Deadline for applications is May 20, 2019

Volunteering

  • Jane Goodall Institute of Canada — Uncovering Common Ground Volunteers

    The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada, is seeking post-secondary-aged volunteers to participate in its new Roots & Shoots project, Uncovering Common Ground.

    Uncovering Common Ground is a one-year initiative that will bring together Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth to share their perspectives, break down barriers to reconciliation and provide opportunities for youth-led actions to address community needs. Uncovering Common Ground is happening in three provinces across Canada: British Columbia, Manitoba and Ontario.

    For more information, please view the full posting or email Meagan Lortie

    Deadline for applications is May 17, 2019

  • Uniterra

    Uniterra is a leading Canadian international volunteer cooperation and development program, jointly implemented by the Centre for International Studies and Cooperation and World University Service of Canada.

    Uniterra contributes to improving the socio-economic conditions of poor and marginalized communities in 14 countries and with over 200 partners in Africa, Asia and the Americas through the exchange of expertise and knowledge of Canadian and international volunteers. Below are some of the positions they have available.

    Please note: Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis and these positions will remain open until filled. For the most up-to-date opportunities, visit Uniterra.ca

    Nepal

    Accounting Software Programmer

    Android App Developer

    Tanzania

    Plant Protection Specialist

    Programs Development Advisor