is for 40 hours/week. During the spring, summer and fall, the majority of this time includes outdoor work on evenings and weekends in targeted areas of the city. (Note: due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, we will only resume in-person engagement at the door and at events in accordance with Ottawa Public Health guidelines.)
Work will be remote until COVID-19 risk can be minimized, at the discretion of the Executive Director. Upon resumption to regular work arrangements, work will take place at Ecology Ottawa’s office at 1 Nicholas St., unit 430, Ottawa, Ontario. Remote work may be possible pending approval by the Executive Director.
Successful candidates will have the following:
Demonstrated experience in political or community organizing;
A passion for environmental and political advocacy;
A strong understanding of the climate change policy file, especially as it applies to cities;
Strong oral and written communications skills;
Attention to detail; and
Ability to work independently and meet targets.
The following qualifications are major assets:
Working knowledge of NationBuilder or other CRMs;
Understanding of data management procedures and best practices;
French language skills;
A valid driver’s license;
Experience with grants and campaign-driven fundraising; and
A good sense of humour.
If you are interested in working with Ottawa’s leading grassroots environmental organization and contributing to our efforts to make Ottawa the green capital of Canada, please send a cover letter outlining your motivation for applying along with your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org . We thank all those who apply, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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