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Position: Executive Assistant
Organization: Canadian Organic Growers
Location: Ottawa ON (during COVID most work will be done remotely)

Canadian Organic Grower’s (COG) mission is to provide education, advocacy, and leadership to help build an agricultural system that empowers farmers and consumers, enhances human health, builds community, and mitigates climate change while increasing Canadian food sovereignty (

COG is seeking a part time Executive Assistant

This role provides administrative support to the Executive Director, the Board of Directors and Committees, as well as for general office activities. The position would be best suited to a bilingual person with at least three years of relevant office experience who has strong organizational and communication skills, strong work ethics, tact and discretion. Duties include the management of the Executive Director’s calendar, setting up meetings, liaising with the Board, Committees and employees, making travel arrangements and general office administration.

This is a part time position, located in Ottawa, as an employee of the Canadian Organic Growers. Hourly wage is $25. Hours per week will average between 18 and 21 hours with potential for full-time within the year. During COVID, the position will be a combination of home and office-based. The ability to work from home with internet access is a requirement.

Send a covering letter and resume to Applications without covering letters will not be considered. Applications close on December 3, 2021 Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Nov 15 2021    ID: 61881