Climate Change & Policy Specialist

Deadline Date: September 26, 2019 by 12:00 p.m.

The Four Rivers Group requires a Climate Change & Policy Specialist to research, monitor and analyze environmental concerns and trends, to support our clients and member First Nation communities to be in an enhanced position to adapt and respond to environmental changes. It is anticipated that outreach and awareness will be a large component of the Climate Change & Policy Specialist's activities, which will include travelling to member First Nation communities on a regular basis to provide information, mentorship and support. It is also anticipated that some project management and coordination responsibilities will be involved. Overall, the Climate Change & Policy Specialist will be an important member of the Four Rivers team, in not only helping deliver some important strategic projects, but also in supporting our member communities to become more informed on current policy and environmental issues, while increasing capacity in environmental stewardship.

Posting Date:
September 9, 2019
City:
Thunder Bay
Province:
ON
Address:
233 South Court Street, Second Floor
Start Date:
September 30, 2019
Type:
Full-Time
Hours:
80
Wage:
Number of positions:
1
Days of work:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
Natural Resources, Agriculture
Duties:
Qualifications:
Required knowledge or skills include a post-secondary degree in science, environmental studies or a related field with a preference of candidates who have a graduate degree and who have completed a thesis as part of their academic studies. Candidates must have knowledge of First Nations Governments, Culture, Traditions and Lifestyles with a preference of candidates who have significant experience working with First Nations on issues related to natural resource management and environmental stewardship. Candidates must have an ability to accurately analyze reports and write briefs, memos and plain language summaries, with a preference on candidates with teaching experience. Preference is for candidates with knowledge of climate change and with project management experience. Applicants must have skills and personal attributes as described in the job description including excellent oral and written communication skills; interpersonal and leadership skills. For a full list of qualifications, experience, knowledge and attributes please review the Climate Change & Policy Specialist job description in detail.
Misc.:
Closing Date/Apply by:
September 26, 2019 by 12:00 p.m.
How To Apply:

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Sarah Cockerton
Position Title:
Manager of Environmental Programs
Company Name:
Four Rivers Group
Address:
233 South Court Street, Second Floor
City:
Thunder Bay
Province:
Ontario
Postal Code:
P7B2X9
Phone:
8072859400
E-mail:
kwabasse@fourrivers.group
Web Address:
fourrivers.group