Business Unit: Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification (RHFAC)
Reports to: Director, Accessibility Certification
Status: Full-time, Term
Term: January, 2021- May, 2022 (Maternity Leave Replacement)
Location: Remote and/or RHF office in Richmond, BC or Toronto, ON
Founded on the legacy of Rick Hansen’s Man In Motion World Tour, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) is a Canadian registered charity with the vision of creating a fully inclusive and accessible world where people with disabilities are living to their full potential. Through our programs and partnerships, we break down barriers for people with disabilities by changing attitudes, creating accessible spaces and inspiring an inclusive society.
RHF is a dynamic, challenging and rewarding place to work. Our success begins with our people. We are committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. If you are interested in being a part of our innovative team and are passionate about making a difference, we hope that you will consider a career with us.
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the following group: persons with disabilities. If this applies to you, we invite you to disclose your disability in your cover letter.
The Sr. Coordinator, Accessibility Certification serves as the main point of contact for the Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification (RHFAC) program’s administration, delivery and partnerships with internal and external partners. In addition, this position streamlines the day-to-day processes within the RHFAC team, including the efficient delivery of projects.
The Sr. Coordinator reports to the Director, Accessibility Certification and supervises part-time administrative staff and interns.
This position works closely with the RHFAC and Marketing & Communications (MarCom) teams and collaborates with RHF staff and consultants. The Sr. Coordinator also regularly communicates and works with external parties including, but not limited the, Canadian Standards Association (CSA), colleges and universities that provide RHFAC training and the ON Government.
ALL STAFF: KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
As an integral member of the RHF team and as expected of all staff, this position actively participates with:
Education: University degree, Diploma or Certificate from a recognized post-secondary institution in a relevant field.
An equivalent combination of education, experience and skills/behaviours will be considered.
HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in being a part of our innovative team and are passionate about making a difference, we hope that you will consider a career with us. Interested and qualified candidates can apply quoting competition #2020-19 by Nov 26, 2020. While we thank all applications for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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