Project Development Officer - Infinity Women Secretariat

Closing Date: October 1, 2023 11:59 PM

September 15, 2023
Posting #23-15-008 (REPOSTED)

The Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF) is the National 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 Red River Métis Women.

The IWS seeks to fill one full-time Project Development Officer position located at 150 Henry Ave in Winnipeg, MB. Reporting to the IWS Director, the Project Development Officer is responsible for planning, developing, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating a number of IWS projects. The Project Development Officer will ensure that established goals and objectives are accomplished in accordance with prescribed priorities, budgetary guidelines, work plans, timelines, and activities.

Job Duties/Competencies:

  • Assist in the maintenance of the project matrix, calendar and agenda for all IWS projects;
  • Assist in the development of IWS strategies, tools, frameworks, models, etc.;
  • Research current trends and new options as they relate to IWS projects and the needs of our members;
  • Develop and prepare contracts, MOUs, etc. for IWS programming initiatives and review all files with service providers to ensure proper documentation;
  • Develop, conduct, and coordinate questionnaires/surveys, compiling data, and generating reports as necessary;
  • Provide written reports and regular status updates for project activities, including such items as statistics on services and programs, budgets and financial status, departmental goals, and objectives.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Project Management, or relevant field;
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in Project/Program development, research and evaluation, management, or relevant role;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Teams;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational, writing and time management skills;
  • Experience with community engagement and working with Indigenous communities would be an asset;
  • Knowledge of Red River Métis culture and MMF programs and services is a definite 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 Sunday, October 1, 2023.

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 Métis 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
Email to:
Fax to (204) 947-1816


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