Research Assistant – Indigenous Business/Economics Summer Student

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date April 25, 2019
Type Full Time
Company National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association (NACCA)
Location Ottawa, ON
Category Research / Development
Client National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association
Contact Information
kmorris@nacca.ca

Research Assistant – Indigenous Business/Economics Summer Student

National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association (NACCA)

NACCA is seeking a qualified, highly motivated individual to fill the role of Research Assistant – Indigenous Business/Economics Summer Student

Overview

NACCA is the association of 59 Aboriginal Financial Institutions (AFIs) that provide financial and business support services to Indigenous entrepreneurs across Canada. AFIs provide over $100 million in loans annually to more than 1,250 Indigenous business clients and manage a consolidated loan portfolio of more than $320 million.

NACCA delivers a range of programs and services to AFIs across Canada. It also supports its members by developing new financial products and services, sharing best practices, and advocating on behalf of its AFI members.

The Position

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide research on: literature, events and initiatives related to social finance and indigenous economic development
  • Write briefing notes and summary reports for senior management
  • Provide draft content for a variety of documents, presentations, etc.
  • Policy research and development

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Pursuing University degree in Economics, Political Science, Business, International Development or other related field.

Persons of Indigenous ancestry will be given preference (s. 16(1) CHRA)

This is a full-time summer student position located in Ottawa.

Please send resume and cover letter to Kristen Morris at kmorris@nacca.ca

NACCA is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free work environment. Workplace accommodations are available. Thank you to all applicants; however, only persons whose applications have been selected will be contacted.

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