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CNPEA is hiring a Project Manager for a project focused on enhancing support for older women who experience gender-based violence.

Length of contract: one-year contract, renewable over the course of the 5-year project
Hours per week: 32
Compensation: $62,000/year for 32hrs/week
Start date: As soon as possible

The CNPEA is starting work on a new project (funded by Women and Gender Equality Canada). The project will aim to develop promising practices for front-line workers to better address the needs of older women experiencing gender-based violence. This multi-year project involves a collaboration with other national and provincial organizations.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic, warm, and organized person who enjoys engaging with a wide array of professionals, learning about people’s experiences, and assuming responsibility for the day-to-day management of the project.

The Project Manager is responsible for initiating/closing the project; implementing the work plan; ensuring that the CNPEA team and external consultants meet project milestones and deliverables; managing budgets, problem-solving, and reporting.

This project is led by CNPEA, with primary partner the National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE), and a wide array of partners including: DisAbled Women’s Network of Canada (DAWN), EGALE Canada, Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario (EAPO), Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC), Ontario Association of Interval and Transition Houses (OAITH), Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI) and Action ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes (AOcVF).


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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Reporting and Schedule

We value diversity and acknowledge the expertise applicants may bring related to their Indigeneity, race, place of origin, immigration status, ability, sexual orientation, gender, family status, and socio-economic status. We encourage you to self-identify any personal characteristics or experiences that will support our commitment to diversity if you feel comfortable doing so.

How to Apply

To apply, email Benedicte Schoepflin, Executive Director, CNPEA, at .
Please send your résumé and a cover letter, include two references and a writing sample or example of successfully completed projects.
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Qualified applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis.
Deadline to apply: Friday, October 22 at 4 PM Eastern Time.