Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunity at the GSS: Advocate & Policy Advisor (permanent)

Important note: All application materials must be received no later than 9:00am on Monday, July 30, 2018.
The GSS at SFU is seeking an experienced and highly organized individual to assume the position of Advocate & Policy Advisor. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing:
  • One-on-one professional and individualized support to graduate students experiencing conflict with the University;
  • Logistical and strategic support to student leaders on their public advocacy campaign initiatives, including advising student leaders on the development, implementation and evaluation of university and government policies and programs impacting graduate students at SFU; and
  • Expert advice, oversight, and management of the Society’s internal governing documents, including assisting the Executive Director to ensure adherence to legislation.
As a part of a small five-person staff team, the Advocate and Policy Advisor also supports the day-to-day administration and operations of the Society, including organizing and delivering workshops, assisting with the Annual General meeting, assisting with elections, and designing and executing surveys.
For more information about this opportunity and to apply, please consult the full job advertisement, available here: https://tinyurl.com/yb7ov54y.