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Greenhouse Project Coordinator

Job ID34-2D-9D-AE-73-76
CompanyNative Women's Association of Canada
LocationOttawa
ProvinceOntario
Date Posted2019-09-26
Posted Until2020-03-24
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryMiscellaneous
Description
Your Work
Collaborate with the Greenhouse project Knowledge Keeper, and other stakeholders to ensure project deliverables are completed and timelines are met
Write reports, factsheets, briefing notes, training materials, and other project documents
Assist the Elders and Knowledge Keeper in the development of a training workshop and guide on growing traditional foods and medicines in a greenhouse and garden
Assist the Elders and Knowledge Keeper with logistical and administrative support for Ceremonies relating to the opening of the Greenhouse
Supervise the Gardener and track their outcomes and progress as it relates to the greenhouse project.
Other related duties as required from time to time.
Start DateAs soon as possible
Salary$50,000 - $60,000
Education RequirementsMinimum of 2 years’ experience working with NGOs, organizations, interest groups and government agencies or business/corporate entities
Essential SkillsKnowledge
The Project Coordinator must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
Awareness of Indigenous issues in Canada
Awareness of Indigenous Women matters
Office Administration
Project Management Skills
The Project Coordinator must demonstrate the following skills:
Project management skills
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Decision making skills
Effective verbal, presentation and listening communications skills
Effective written communications skills
Ability to effectively use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project Manager or other similar office automation tools to develop work plans and complete reports.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize work
Personal Attributes
The project coordinator must maintain strict confidentiality in performing their duties. The project coordinator must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
be honest and trustworthy
be respectful
possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
be flexible
demonstrate sound work ethics
ExperiencePost-secondary degree or diploma in Business Management, Project Management or other related studies or equivalent lived experience working on Indigenous issues will be considered.
LanguagesBilingualism (French And English)
Work SettingsWhat We Value

We value diversity, sharing, adaptability and a willingness to learn.

How We Work

Our team is organized to maximize collaboration, information exchange, as well as efficiency. We will be looking at various approaches to organize our teams and foster a great workplace environment, and as such we are open to hearing about your experiences and ideas to ensure we achieve our team objectives as efficiently as possible.
Additional SkillsAssets
Relevant experience working or volunteering with Indigenous peoples, groups or organizations
Relevant experience working or volunteering with Not-For-Profit organizations or corporations.
Experience organizing workshops or training sessions.
OtherPreference will be given to Indigenous candidates.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Interviews will be held in Ottawa or by teleconference.
How To ApplySend CV and Cover letter to Apply@NWAC.ca