TITLE: Program Manager
POSITION TYPE: Full time (37.5 hours per week)
SALARY AND BENEFITS: $61,00 per annum plus benefits
LOCATION: Whitehorse, Yukon (consideration will be given to remote work in Yukon, NWT or Nunavut with the right candidate)
START DATE: October 15th, 2021
NCGC’s vision is to live in a world where equality, justice and sustainability are the motivating principles behind all our actions. Our mission was born out of the desire to provide educational opportunities and build a network of northern Canadians who want to make a local and global impact towards a just, equitable, and sustainable world.
ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program Manager oversees the coordination and implementation of diverse and innovative global learning programs and opportunities at NCGC. They ensure effective design, development, and implementation of programs as well as other complementary projects, including those managed alongside our partners in the Inter-Council Network, Spur Change and Fund for Innovation and Transformation (FIT). A major component of this role is ensuring coordination between multiple programs, and that they align with NCGC’s organizational goals. This includes ensuring gender equality, sustainable development and justice are at the heart of all of our programs. In collaboration with the Executive Director, the Program Manager will provide overall leadership in the design and delivery of NCGC programs, manage small teams, and coordinate with program participants, contractors, and NCGC staff.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
The Program Manager will be an enthusiastic ambassador for NCGC, with experience and interest in global issues, with a strong commitment and demonstrated experience managing social justice programs to advance gender equality, and sustainable development. The incumbent will also bring expertise in writing detailed work plans, monitoring and evaluating programs, and report writing. The program manager is a strong collaborator and innovator with a high degree of professionalism.
Partnerships and Relationship Building
SKILLS, ATTRIBUTES AND EXPERIENCE
Ability to travel overseas and in Canada (post-COVID restrictions) from time to time.
If you feel that you would be a good fit for this role, but aren’t confident you meet the listed skills and experience, we encourage you to apply anyway and outline in your cover letter how you would be a good match for the team.
NCGC is committed to principles and values of access and equity. We seek to attract, select, and hire a diverse team with a high level of professional skills, passion for and belief in our vision and mission. All applicants must currently be eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants in advance; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Email your cover letter & resume by Friday, September 24th to [email protected] with the subject line ‘Program Manager’ to apply.
September 16, 2021
September 24, 2021
Whitehorse, Yukon (consideration will be given to remote work in Yukon, NWT or Nunavut with the right candidate)
Northern Council for Global Cooperation (NCGC)
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