Job Opportunity: Head of Campaign (Climate), Greenpeace Canada

Position: 
Head of Campaign (Climate)
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Location: 
Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, or within Canada

From the job posting:

Greenpeace Canada (GPCA) is seeking a Campaign Head to provide leadership in the development and implementation of our campaigns to fight climate change and expose the often-scandalous way the fossil fuel industry is driving climate change in Canada.  

This is an exciting and critical time for GPCA as we work to rise to the challenge of the climate crisis. The head of our climate campaign will supervise and empower a team of passionate campaigners who want to change the world. They will have strong strategic judgement and intuition, look at our environmental challenges through an intersectional lens, and value diversity and inclusion. They will be experienced in both the use of digital and face-to-face organizing in campaign design.

The ideal candidate will possess both humility, emotional intelligence and strong ambition to make change to advance our mission. They will be motivated to foster collaboration and embrace the need to mobilize and involve people in campaigning in order to win, and to work with and support others working for change. 

As an organization Greenpeace Canada recognizes and supports the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) and is committed to collaboration and consultation with Indigenous Peoples to ensure our campaigns and positions respect their rights.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the planning, development and evaluation of campaign projects.
  • Provide team leadership, encouraging and inspiring collaboration, innovation
  • Supervise team members, providing direction, coaching, and managing performance.
  • Provide expert advice to the GPCA’s Program Director and Executive Director on campaign and management issues.
  • Develop and oversee project budgets.
  • Act as an organizational spokesperson as needed.

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