Reports to: Senior Director Policy, HR and Operations Term:Indefinite Closing Date: Open until filled Location: Ottawa
The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a National Indigenous Organization representing the political voice of Indigenous women and girls in Canada. Incorporated in 1974, NWAC works to advance the social, political, and cultural well-being and equality of Indigenous women through advocacy, education, research and policy.
This exciting opportunity aims to make a difference in the lives of Indigenous women, Two-Spirit and gender diverse entrepreneurs in Canada and around the world.
Develop and deliver training and supports for organizations that fund community-led solutions to persistent social and environmental challenges faced by Indigenous women.
The training and supports developed will improve their capacity to assist Indigenous women, Two-Spirit, and gender diverse people to participate in the social finance market, and access new investment and contract opportunities.
What 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 are 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.
Education and Experience
Post-secondary diploma or certificate or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience working with or for non-profits, charities, co-operatives, hybrid social enterprises, or mission focused for-profits
Experience with developing and delivering training programs.
Must be computer literate with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe.
Ability to plan, organize and execute training and performance improvement programs.
Strong understanding of issues facing Indigenous women, Two-Spirit and gender diverse individuals.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.