EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Program Manager (Term Appointment)
The National Redress Council has been established by the Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and the Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko. The Council is seeking an individual to assist in the establishment of a Canadian Ukrainian Redress Program and Fund that will support commemorative, research and educational initiatives recalling Canada’s first national internment operations of 1914-1920. Reporting to the Council, the Program Manager will help oversee the planning and completion of its projects.
The successful candidate will possess superior project management, communication, financial fundraising and marketing skills, have a graduate degree and no less than 6 years of government or related experience. A working knowledge of French and Ukrainian would be an asset, as well as a familiarity with the Ukrainian Canadian community and Canadian NGO’s active in fields such as justice, human rights and civil liberties, multiculturalism, or history. Must be prepared to work some evenings and weekends and to travel within Canada as required.
Please send your resume and covering letter in confidence to
National Redress Council
202-952 Main Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R2W 3P4
or e-mail to
Deadline for submissions is 9 January 2006
Salary commensurate with experience/Location of position negotiable
We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted by 16 January 2006, with a hiring decision expected by February 2006