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Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Northern Region Partnership
NORDIK is seeking a Northwestern Ontario Social Enterprise Development Coordinator for the Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (SEE) Northern Region Partnership. SEE is a NORDIK Institute led collaborative with a number of organizations across Northern Ontario currently delivering entrepreneurship and enterprise development services.
Social enterprises have a mission to address social, environmental or cultural challenges by reinvesting profits above operational expenses back into their missions, and using a triple bottom line (people, planet, profit) to measure their success. Social enterprises take many forms, including sole proprietorship, non-profits, and co-operatives to name a few. The Northwestern Ontario Social Enterprise Development Coordinator shall organize training and networking events, and deliver specific targeted sessions to support further development of social enterprises and social entrepreneurs across the region.
Contract Length: This is a six-month contract with the possibility of an extension.
Location: This position is located in Kenora at the Northwest Business Centre.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Under the direction of the two Social Enterprise Development Specialists and the Manager of the Northwest Business Centre, and in collaboration with the Steering Committee, the person will be responsible for:
Qualifications and Requirements:
The candidate should possess a degree in Community Economic and Social Development, Business Administration or a degree in another Social Science discipline.
The candidate should possess the following skills:
Applications are due by September 14, 2018
This position is located in Kenora at the Northwest Business Centre.
Anticipated Start-Date: October 1, 2018
This is a 6-month contract with the possibility of an extension.
Only candidates considered to be qualified for the position will be contacted for an interview. Letters of application and resumes can be mailed or emailed to Jude Ortiz, Research Coordinator, NORDIK Institute, 1520 Queen St. E. Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 2G4. E-mail: [email protected]