Careers



Careers at IMPACT


We have an international team of experts leading IMPACT’s work to transform how natural resources are managed in areas where security and human rights are at risk. Our international headquarters are based in Ottawa, Canada and we have a number of offices abroad.

Writer and Editor Consultant - Canada

IMPACT is seeking a consultant to provide writing and editing services from October 2019-March 2020. The consultant will report to IMPACT’s Communications Director, based in Ottawa. They will work closely with the organization’s staff including project managers, field staff, and subject matter-experts as needed.

The consultant will support IMPACT in storytelling and create engaging public-facing content related to IMPACT’s Global Affairs Canada-funded Building Responsible Mineral Supply Chains in Africa’s Great Lakes Region project.

They will translate technically-complex ideas and lessons learned into more engaging concepts that clearly convey our impact to a broad audience. Additionally, the Writer and Editor will be responsible for ensuring IMPACT’s brand is maintained throughout public-facing documents, and will be responsible for ensuring copy-editing needs are fulfilled for the organization.

IMPACT’s headquarters are located in Ottawa. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or have permanent residency status in Canada, and be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Download the full description here.

To apply

Send the following information by email to zdanielski@impacttransform.org

  • A cover letter explaining your interest in the position and indicating daily rate
  • Your curriculum vitae
  • Maximum three (3) writing samples, no more than two (2) pages each

Applications are due September 30, 2019.

Project Manager - Ottawa, Canada

The Project Manager will oversee the implementation of IMPACT’s projects in countries of operation.

They will work in close collaboration with staff, technical experts, and partners in Canada, the Great Lakes and Southern regions of Africa, and internationally. The Project Manager will be expected to travel to difficult environments, such as eastern DRC, with the possibility of extended periods of time at IMPACT project sites.

IMPACT’s headquarters are located in Ottawa. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or have permanent residency status in Canada, and be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Download the full description here.

To apply

Send the following information by email to jobs@impacttransform.org

• A cover letter explaining your interest in the position
• Your curriculum vitae
The completed Supplementary Information Form.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. The anticipated start date is Fall 2019.

Board of Directors (non-paid)

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from experienced, engaged community members to serve on our Board of Directors. These are volunteer positions. The ideal candidates will have experience or interest working with or for international non-for-profit organizations, be passionate about our mandate and understand their governance role in that capacity. Applications from all qualified individuals are encouraged.

IMPACT is committed to diversity and this is reflected in our Board of Directors. We are seeking candidates located in, or deeply familiar with resource-rich countries affected by conflict in the global south (especially Africa and Latin America). Women candidates and those experienced in issues of women, peace and security are strongly encouraged to apply.

Download the full description here.

To apply

Please send a cover letter explaining your interest and your curriculum vitae to nominations@impacttransform.org

Expressions of interest will be examined on a rolling basis, but a deadline of 1 June applies for appointments to be made in July of the same year. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.



Internships


IMPACT offers a limited number of internship opportunities for students seeking credit from their academic institution. Interns are based in our Ottawa office.

There are no internship openings at this time.

We do not consider resumes on a rolling basis. Connect with us online to stay informed about new job and internship openings as they become available.