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BILINGUAL ANALYST, INTERNATIONAL

Full-time, 10-month contract
Current annual salary range:
$62,634–$87,554, depending on experience and qualifications

Position summary:

The Bilingual Analyst supports the International unit, liaising on international activities with a focus on major international organizations, such as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and the Commonwealth.

Key qualifications

  • Superior command of French and English, both written and spoken
  • University degree, with specialization in the social sciences, political science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • At least two years’ experience (typically gained through work at related organizations or government institutions) with large-scale reports and/or other publications dealing with social, economic, or education policy
  • Strong writing skills in both French and English to prepare a variety of complex documents such as reports, communications materials, and briefings
  • Exceptionally detail-oriented, with strong organizational skills and the ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Demonstrated experience managing competing priorities
  • Knowledge of Canada’s education systems, international relations, and current affairs
  • Strong interpersonal skills to develop and maintain networks of government officials and build and maintain positive working relationships with stakeholders
  • Knowledge of, and sensitivity to, federal and provincial/territorial intergovernmental relations
  • Strong diplomatic acumen and judgement
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team

Please send an electronic version of your cover letter and résumé to the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC), to the attention of Human Resources at hr@cmec.ca, by 4:00 p.m. EDT, July 24, 2020.