Project Coordinator

Closing Date: January 25, 2022 11:59 PM

Posting #21-019-15

The Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF) is the democratic Government of the Red River Métis - also known as the Manitoba Métis. The Red River Métis are Canada's Negotiating Partners in Confederation and the Founders of the Province of Manitoba.

The Infinity Women Secretariat (IWS) is an affiliate of the MMF whose main purpose is to promote, empower and enhance the social, culture and economic well-being of Metis Women.

The IWS seeks to fill two full-time Project Coordinator positions located at 150 Henry Ave in Winnipeg, MB. Reporting to the IWS Spokeswoman, the Project Coordinator will be responsible for leading a number of IWS projects.

Job Duties/Competencies:

  • Coordinate the development, implementation, and facilitation of IWS projects including Metis culture, heritage, and identity, education, employment, and training, entrepreneurship, leadership, advocacy, and governance;
  • Prepare program outlines along with providing suggestions on the ongoing planning process of IWS projects;
  • Create and deliver programs, activities, and workshops held virtually, in-person, and hybrid format within the MMF Regions;
  • Promote awareness of IWS services, supports, programs, and activities;
  • Consult with Metis women, IWS Board, MMF Local and Regional Offices, communities, and partners on a regular basis to identify IWS program and service needs;
  • Develop advertising, marketing and promotional materials including website content and social media communications for IWS projects;
  • Assist in development of informational brochures and other public communications.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Certificate in Program Management, Business Administration, Education, or Arts specializing in Metis studies;
  • Minimum of two years' experience as a Project/Program Coordinator or relevant position;
  • Knowledge of the development, coordination, and promotion of projects/programs, initiatives, and procedures within the community;
  • Experience with virtual technology, facilitating online and hybrid workshops and creating social media posts;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, OneDrive, PowerPoint, Outlook;
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and time management skills;
  • Knowledge of Metis culture and MMF programs and services is an asset; and
  • Ability to travel, valid Manitoba Driver's license with access to a reliable vehicle.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, pension, and vacation. Access to an on-site fitness facility as well as an in-house restaurant is available.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, referencing the job posting number by Tuesday, January 25, 2022.

The MMF requires a satisfactory criminal record check prior to commencement of employment. The MMF will accept existing criminal record checks if dated within 3 months of your start date. Obtaining this document is not a guarantee of employment.

Preference will be given to qualified Metis applicants and they are encouraged to self-identify on their cover letter. The MMF encourages internal applicants to apply for career opportunities within our Government.

MMF Human Resources Department
300-150 Henry Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0J7
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Fax to (204) 947-1816


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