Fellowship opportunity for PhD students: DFATD

The Foreign Policy Research Division at Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) is seeking applications for the 2015-2016 Cadieux-Léger Fellowship. The Cadieux-Léger Fellowship is a long tradition within DFATD which brings outside perspectives and new ideas to our research and to policy development. The Fellow, a PhD student, will join the division for a period of up to twelve months. Additional information on the Fellowship can be found here. The deadline for applications is May 22nd

New Jobs: Metrolinx

Senior Advisor, Sustainability. Metrolinx. Apply by May 8, 2015.

The Metrolinx Sustainability Office in Planning and Policy is seeking an individual with a passion for sustainability to lead the development and implementation of a sustainability framework for Metrolinx and its operating divisions, including strategies and projects that will reduce our environmental impact  and emissions, increase social value through community development, encourage sustainable practices, and increase awareness and understanding of sustainability in transit operations and infrastructure building among Metrolinx employees and our external stakeholders.

Other jobs available at Metrolinx. Ongoing.

New job: Ontario College of Family Physicians

Policy and External Relations Lead, Ontario College of Family Physicians. Apply by April 10, 2015.

Reporting to the Director of Policy and Planning, the Policy and External Relations Lead is accountable for for monitoring primary health-care policy trends and policy analysis, supporting the translation of policy implications to the OCFP for the Board of Directors, OCFP members and management, and monitoring the environment around primary care transformation initiatives.

Interested candidates should send resume and cover note to ocfphr@cfpc.ca. The HR contact is Lynn Hammond.

New job: Ontario Ministry of Finance

Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Finance. Apply by April 2, 2015.

If you are a team-oriented, highly motivated, and strategic-minded professional with a strong background in policy development and analysis, consider joining the Tobacco Policy Unit in the Ministry of Finance. This position offers a challenging opportunity to provide leadership and policy expertise to support the delivery of Ontario’s Tobacco Strategy.

New job: Building Industry and Land Development Association

Policy & Government Relations Department, Policy & Government Relations Department, Building Industry and Land Development Association. Apply ASAP.

Report to the VP, Policy & Government Relations, our new team member will monitor emerging municipal government legislation, regulations and by-laws, manage and coordinate BILD Chapters and Committees, assist in the development of research and position papers, liaise with and communicate the interests of the Association with our municipal partners and government agencies and ensure that communication with BILD members is maintained on issues affecting the industry.