Employment Opportunities at CAPE

May 13, 2019


Position Title:  Advocacy & Public Affairs Advisor

General description: 

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The Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) is seeking a seasoned professional to fill the role of Advocacy & Public Affairs Advisor to be part of CAPE’s Communications Unit.

The Advisor will lead CAPE’s advocacy and government relations portfolio, developing strategy, identifying policy objectives as well as key advocacy and lobbying opportunities. The Advisor will also keep CAPE members abreast of relevant and useful developments in the labour policy landscape.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team that promotes a healthy and safe workplace for federal public servants in the professional category, and to support CAPE’s efforts to negotiate and secure collective agreements that offer better conditions and benefits for its members.

CAPE is the third largest labour union in the federal public service, representing over 17,000 economists, policy analysts, researchers, statisticians, translators, interpreters and terminologists, and others.

Fluency in English and French, spoken and written is essential. Non-bilingual candidates will be automatically disqualified.