Mennonite Economic Development Associates is hiring an
Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) invites applications for an Impact & Knowledge Management (IKM) Intern to join our dedicated and talented Strategy & Impact team in our mission to create business solutions to poverty!
MEDA’s work is built on a foundation of Mennonite business roots and faith-based values, within the global context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. We believe business solutions are effective interventions to address poverty. Through a market-systems approach and strategic partnerships, MEDA enables access to finance and provides business and technical expertise to build transformative agri-food market systems that create decent jobs, allowing traditionally excluded groups to become active participants in a sustainable economy. MEDA welcomes all who share our values and want to join us in our mission. To find out more about MEDA, please visit our website at www.meda.org.
The Impact & Knowledge Management Intern will work with the IKM team to design, implement, and support IKM systems for MEDA’s international programming. Specifically, the Intern will consolidate project database and contribute to knowledge projects.
Job Status: Contract Spring/ Summer 2023
Estimated duration of 16 weeks (dependent on funding*)
Start Date: May 2023
Location: Waterloo, ON / Hybrid / Remote-work**
*This opportunity is contingent upon approval by the 2023 Canada Summer Jobs Program which is an initiative of the Government of Canada’s Summer Work Experience Program. It is designed to focus on local priorities, while helping young Canadians and their communities. It provides funding to organizations to create summer job opportunities for youth aged 15 to 30 years. Please review eligibility requirements and ensure you meet all the criteria prior to applying.
**Preference for given for Waterloo, however, candidates in other Canadian locations may be considered.
Any other duties and/or requirements as assigned
This job description may be reviewed, revised and updated as required to meet department and/or organizational objectives
Canada Summer Jobs Requirements:
Posting will remain open until filled.
MEDA is an equal opportunity employer and accommodations are available during all phases of the recruitment process. We ask that any applicants requiring accommodation make their needs known in advance.