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CLIMATE ACTION NETWORK COORDINATOR x 2 Full-time, Remote, Contract Position
About The Coastal First Nations – Great Bear Initiative
The CFN-GBI is a not-for-profit Society established in 2003 that is owned and operated by a unique alliance of First Nations on British Columbia’s North and Central Coast and Haida Gwaii. The principal goal of this group is to restore and implement ecologically, socially, and economically sustainable resource management approaches on the Central and North Coast and Haida Gwaii. To learn more about us at www.coastalfirstnations.ca
PROTECTING OUR COAST. BUILDING OUR ECONOMY.
A unique alliance of nine BC First Nations, creating jobs for the future and protecting the
Great Bear Rainforest.
About the Climate Action Network
The Network Coordinator supports local staff (Climate Action Coordinators, or CACs) in remote Indigenous communities throughout BC to advance climate action projects. The CACs work involves planning and implementing energy efficiency, renewable energy generation, and climate change resilience projects to reduce diesel consumption and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, prepare for climate change, and meet other related community objectives.
Who we are looking for
You are passionate about climate action and Indigenous-led solutions. You are skilled at relationship building and coordinating projects, meetings, and workshops. You are eager to bring your skills and experience to a non-profit organization that works to advance sustainability for the Nations we work with. You find it easy to work independently and take the initiative where needed. You are also a collaborator and thrive working in a supportive team environment. You can prioritize and manage multiple tasks and deliverables, while knowing how to ask for help when needed. You are tactful, emotionally intelligent, and are eager to make a positive impact with a commitment to Indigenous Stewardship.
About the position
Position: Climate Action Network Coordinator x 2
Reports to: Network Manager
Location: Remote, home office; some travel required
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: March 31, 2025
Salary range: $70,000 to $85,000 per annum (negotiable, commensurate with experience)
The primary role of the Network Coordinator is to support the Climate Action Network. This role will take on two essential functions:
We are recruiting two Network Coordinators.
Note: We offer to cultivate the skill sets above with targeted training and development.
Responsibilities will Include:
Qualifications: Education and Experience
Skills Sets and Competencies
How to apply
Interested candidates are invited to submit the following to careers at [email protected] no later than August 15, 2022 at 5:00 pm PST.
The successful candidate will be asked to provide references, and a clear criminal records check. We encourage applicants to submit applications as soon as possible, as applicants will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. As this is a unique opportunity, we welcome and are open to discussing flexible arrangements. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
We aim to provide support through this recruitment process to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that considers an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodations during the interview process, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Sabine Bell ([email protected])
CFN-GBI hires based on skills, ability, and qualifications; however, in support of our strategy to achieve our employment goals for Indigenous Peoples, qualified Indigenous applicants will be given priority.
Persons of Indigenous ancestry will be given preference. s16(1) CHRA.