JOB DESCRIPTION: Manager, Operations,
encounters with Canada
Historica Canada is the country’s largest organization dedicated to enhancing awareness of Canada’s history and citizenship. Some of Historica Canada’s signature programs are: Encounters with Canada, The Heritage Minutes, The Memory Project, The Citizenship Challenge and The Canadian Encyclopedia. For more information, visit www.historicacanada.ca.
Encounters with Canada is Canada’s largest youth forum, providing students aged 14 to 17 years the opportunity to visit Ottawa and participate in themed weeks. The Manager of Operations, Encounters with Canada will be an individual who is passionate about the work of Historica Canada, has had experience working with a team to achieve deliverables in a timely fashion and is enthusiastic about celebrating and promoting the stories of Canada’s cultural and linguistic diversity. The successful candidate is organized, detail-oriented, flexible and a strong communicator.
The responsibilities of the Manager of Operations, Encounters with Canada include:
*All candidates will be assessed on their French skills as part of the interview process to confirm proficiency indicated on resume.
This is a permanent position. The annual salary will be between $65,000 to $70,000 (depending on experience) less applicable statutory deductions which will be paid to the successful candidate twice a month.
Please submit your resume and cover letter in a single PDF or Microsoft Word document with your full name and the position as the file name. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Interviews may be arranged before the deadline. Interested candidates should submit their application no later than October 9, 2019 5:00 PM EST to: hr@ historicacanada.ca. Please refer to this posting in the subject line. Successful candidates will be contacted directly. Phone calls or solicitations from agencies and candidates will not be accepted.
Historica Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Historica Canada is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.
This position is based at Historica Canada’s Encounters with Canada location in Ottawa.
This position will require travel (air and ground) within Canada.
Evening and weekend work will be required, on occasion.
This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required by the incumbent. Incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $65,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year