Black Lives Matter–Canada is a non-profit political formation resolutely committed to the eradication of anti-Black racism. We are a transfeminist, queer affirming organization politically aligned with supporting Black liberation work across Canada. If you are interested in working with us, below you will find job opportunities available with our organization.
Black Lives Matter–Canada is a platform upon which Black communities across Canada can actively dismantle all forms of anti-Black racism, liberate Blackness, support Black healing, affirm Black existence, and create freedom to love and self-determine. Wildseed Centre for Art & Activism was birthed by BLM-Canada artists and activists who recognized the need for enduring community space to cultivate the grounds of Toronto’s diverse Black communities. Black Lives Matter-Canada and Wildseed Centre for Art & Activism are projects of M4BJ, which is a Black-led not-for-profit, charitable organization.
M4BJ is a community and arts service organization that primarily engages in serving the needs of Black communities. In order to effectively support these communities and provide opportunities for historically marginalized people, candidates who have lived experience will be strongly considered.
At M4BJ, we are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free selection process and work environment, and will work with you to meet your access needs. Requests can be made at any phase of the recruitment process and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org if you require accommodations.
We are currently seeking a Research & Policy Coordinator, who will report to and be supervised by the Executive Director.
JOB TYPE: 12-month contract, part-time position with possibility of extension.
CONTRACT START: March 24, 2022. 90 day probationary period.
PAY: $30-$35 CAD. Paid biweekly.
LOCATION: Dependent on the work: virtual, remote, or at Wildseed Centre. Wildseed is fully compliant with all municipal, provincial, and federal COVID-19 guidelines. Remote work is a possibility.
To: Research & Policy Coordinator Hiring Committee
Subject: Research & Policy Coordinator Application
Note that we have extended our deadline. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.