Posting date: October 2017
Project Genesis seeks a community organizer for a permanent position at 30 hours/week. Starting date would be in early December.
- Work is on social and economic rights, mostly on housing rights, with people on low incomes in the multiethnic Côte-des-Neiges neighbourhood.
- Position includes organization of campaigns and actions with community members, social policy research, popular education, mobilization, and coalition work.
- Requirements: experience in community organizing, including developing and implementing campaigns with community members; capacity for critical analysis of social issues; familiarity with community movement; bilingualism, including strong French written skills; effective communication skills; availability to work some evenings; ability to work both autonomously and in a team and to make links with our Storefront individual services.
People of colour are encouraged to apply. Applications of cover letter and CV will be received by email up to November 1, 2017 to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org We appreciate all applications; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.