Career Opportunity

There is one career opportunity available at this time:

The CCA is seeking a Policy Manager to be based in Ottawa - open until a suitable candidate is found

Career Opportunity with CCA - Policy Manager

Job purpose

The policy manager will support policy creation and dissemination across a breadth of files at the CCA. Based in the CCA Ottawa office the individual will create and maintain strategic relationships and communication channels with elected officials, staff and government departments. The policy manager will monitor government policy development and regularly contribute to CCA policy communications. This role will maintain ongoing engagement with provincial cattle associations.

This role will also lead CCA’s policy development and engagement on food policy including but not limited to topics such as; labelling, grading, food waste, food guides and meat inspection.

Qualifications 

Strategic thinker, responsive and flexible with ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines and consistently engage with stakeholders in a professional and competent manner. Well organized, resourceful creative problem solver. Strong work ethic, ability to engage grassroots through to minister level audiences.

Candidates should have post-secondary education with an emphasis in agriculture and/or food policy. A minimum of three years related experience requested. 

For the full job description, please download the PDF 

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Please send your resume and cover letter to:

Fawn Jackson
Senior Manager, Government and International Relations
Canadian Cattlemen's Association
[email protected]

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