HEALTH TRANSFORMATION PROJECT COORDINATOR

Southern Chiefs’ Organization
Employment Opportunity

 HEALTH TRANSFORMATION PROJECT COORDINATOR

 

The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) requires a Health Transformation Project Coordinator for an ongoing position based on annual funding.

 

 EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor degree in Social Sciences and Humanities, Indigenous Studies, or Health Studies
  • Proficiency in the use of computers (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Project Management Designation an asset
  • Masters degree an asset
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in project management
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ in staff management
  • Demonstrated successful leadership and program coordination experience
  • Writing of reports at both lay and technical levels
  • Working with multi-sectoral partnerships within and beyond the health services sector
  • Knowledge of health programs within First Nations communities and community partners
  • Experience in administrative and financial management
  • Leadership and team building experience
  • Knowledge and awareness of current First Nation health systems and traditional healing practices
  • Knowledge of change management processes an asset
  • Exceptional organizational problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent networking skills
  • Excellent analytical and proposal writing skills
  • Ability to speak Dakota or Ojibway language an asset

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the Director, Health Transformation in all implementation activities associated with the Health Transformation Initiative
  • Supervise policy and administrative staff including the development of individual workplans and performance agreements
  • Establish on-going working relationships with project partners, third party research organizations and participate on committees, working groups and initiatives
  • Support the development of health transformation community engagement discussion and ratification documents, workplan and funding proposals, negotiation packages and communication materials
  • Prepare and implement an Evaluation of the project initiative

 

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION IS: 4:00 PM FEBRUARY 28, 2020

Please submit cover letters, resume & three work related references to:
Director of Operations
Southern Chiefs’ Organization
1572 Dublin Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3E 0L4
Fax: (204) 946-1871

Humanresources@scoinc.mb.ca

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected will be contacted for further consideration. Preference will be given to qualified First Nation candidates.