Manager of Engagement & Partnerships

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Buy Social Canada

Full-time, Professional Salary and Benefits
$65-85,000 annual salary range (negotiable)

Please submit a Cover Letter and Resume by November 17, 2020. The position will begin in early 2021.

Buy Social Canada is growing our team!
We’re looking for someone who wants to help us develop a social value marketplace. In that effort, Buy Social Canada focuses our efforts on social procurement as a means to contribute to healthy communities.

This new position will require a values-aligned team member. The ideal person for this job will have a solid understanding of at least some pieces of the overall social enterprise ecosystem, with a definite willingness to learn and grow in the area of social procurement and Community Benefit Agreements.

We’re a small team with a large mandate, so flexibility, adaptability, task focus, and collaborative work style will be critical considerations.

The right person for our team is someone who can weave together pieces, and already has relationships and networks in the social enterprise and community economic development sectors.

Desired Experience

  • Facilitation and Training
  • Multi-stakeholder engagement and collaboration
  • Project and Contract Delivery Management
  • Business Development and Proposal Writing

Possible Areas of Expertise

  • Community Benefit Agreements
  • Social Procurement
  • Community Economic Development
  • Social Enterprise

Important attributes for our small, dynamic, fast-paced team

  • Clear communication
  • Engagement
  • Do-er
  • Curiosity

Physical location is open, as we all currently work remotely, and have projects and partners across the country.

Professional level salary depends on experience and current skills. Full benefit package including extended health, work from home fund, personal well-being and professional development budgets.

**Applications will only be accepted with a resume and a cover letter which includes:

  • How you will be able to support the mission and goals of Buy Social Canada
  • A short description of 2-3 projects you have been involved in and the outcomes achieved in each

Submit your application to:

Elizabeth Chick, Executive Director
elizabeth at


$65-85,000 annual salary range
17 Nov 2020
Buy Social Canada
Vancouver  British Columbia
Educational Programs
Social Economy & Social Enterprise