International Institute for Sustainable Development is hiring a
The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is an award-winning independent think tank working to accelerate solutions for a stable climate, sustainable resource management, and fair economies. Our work inspires better decisions and sparks meaningful action to help people and the planet thrive. We shine a light on what can be achieved when governments, businesses, non-profits, and communities come together. IISD’s staff of more than 120 people, plus over 150 associates and consultants, come from across the globe and from many disciplines. With offices in Winnipeg, Geneva, Ottawa, and Toronto, our work affects lives in nearly 100 countries. We are currently looking for a publishing manager to work in our Winnipeg office.
About the Position
We are very excited to be adding a Publishing Officer to our IISD communication team. The position will offer a flexible and challenging work environment with lots of room to grow.
The Publishing Officer will be a key figure at IISD, working directly with IISD’s research and policy staff across the world. The successful candidate will work closely, and report to the Deputy Director, Communications to ensure IISD’s publishing processes and communications team operations run efficiently and successfully.
This position has a wide range of responsibilities, and we encourage anyone who feels they are up to the task to apply. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, willing to learn on the job, and can easily adjust to changing expectations.
Publishing process management
Website posting and monitoring
Other duties as needed.
Qualifications and Skills
Location: This position will be a hybrid home/office role based in Winnipeg (a minimum of 1–2 days a week in the office weekly will be required).
Starting salary: $58,000 to $63,000 (salary commensurate with experience)
Deadline for application: February 16, 2023.
Start date: Negotiable. The earliest start date will be March 1, 2023
All submissions must be in English. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.
Candidates must hold appropriate work authorization for Canada.
Applications will only be accepted through Bamboo HR.
Please include the following:
Only those candidates we wish to interview will be contacted. Resumes will be kept on file for 1 year.
IISD has implemented a COVID-19 vaccination policy that requires employees who are required or choose to be at an office or participate in in-person team events or in-person meetings/events to be fully vaccinated. Anyone unable to be fully vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or a disability that prevents them from being fully vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.
IISD is committed to fostering a more equitable and sustainable world and welcomes candidates who uphold our values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. In addition, to correct the conditions of social injustice and disadvantage in employment around the world, we encourage candidates from historically marginalized groups, including women, Indigenous Peoples, people with disabilities, people from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, and those who identify themselves as 2SLGBTQIA+ to apply for this position. Preference will be given to the equity-deserving groups during the hiring process. We offer reasonable accommodations in our recruitment process and seek applicants' advice on how best to accommodate their needs. Please self-identify and answer our employment equity questionnaire on our applicant tracking system when you apply.