Research Assistant Job Posting

The National Association of Friendship Centres (NAFC) is looking for Research Assistant to provide research and analytical support in the administration of the Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network (UAKN) as part of the Network Secretariat. The UAKN is a research network of urban Aboriginal communities, policy makers and academics, engaging in community driven research with the goal of contributing to a better quality of life for urban Aboriginal people. Responsibilities of the position include research and analysis, preparing briefing materials, presentations and assist in the preparation of a final report.  The successful candidate must have strong writing, research and analytical skills; knowledge of policy development processes, and; knowledge of urban Aboriginal people and organizations.

This position is full time (35 hours per week), beginning as soon as possible for approximately 15 weeks ending March 31, 2018, with the possibility of extension.  

Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position, to Erin Corston, NAFC Executive Director by email at ecorston@nafc.ca on or before Friday January 12, 2018. For more information please call the NAFC office at 613-563-4844.

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