Research Projects Coordinator

UARR is currently hiring for a Research Projects Coordinator. Deadline to apply is April 26th. 

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Research Projects Coordinator

 

Contract: 30 hours/week (4 months contract)

Location: Remote

 

Responsibilities:

• Conduct basic primary and secondary research in three areas/systems of focus: Education, Media and Policing

• Write position papers, policy briefs and statements for the organization

• Engage community stakeholders in supporting the assigned research initiatives

• Recruit and coordinate the volunteers who are interested in helping out with policy and research initiatives

• Support the evaluation of the Coalition for Racial Equity in Education activities

• Coordinate all aspects an Academic Conference of the Coalition for Racial Equity in Education as well as the annual Racial Justice Summit (both virtual conferences)

• Update social media and website with content from the research projects

• Assist with other duties as assigned including any time sensitive COVID19 related responses needed to be under-taken by the organization

 

Qualifications:

• Strong academic and community-based research skills

• Strong communication skills, particularly written communication skills

• Experience in working on research projects, especially in the area of anti-racism and education

• Experience in writing statements and brief policy documents

• Experience in event coordination and promotion

• Experience in project management, including design, delivery and evaluation

• Familiarity of issues impacting BIPOC communities and the knowledge of the various community assets and resources available

• Understanding of anti-racism and anti-oppression framework and principles

• Strong social media and digital communications skills

 

All activities coordinated by this position are online and the position will be working virtually during the four months period.

Compensation Range: $23 to $25/hr (based on experience)

 

Please submit your résumé and cover letter by April 26th by 2pm, to:

Hiring Committee

[email protected]

 

UARR is committed to employment equity & encourages applicants from equity seeking groups. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Address: 2 Carlton St, 1001, Toronto, ON M5B 1J3

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Ontario Trillium Foundation
Status of Women Canada