Indigenous Relations Officer

The Research & Development team is responsible for creating new projects and expanding our current projects through investigating needs in the community, validating new ideas, and generating sustainable solutions.

Goals of the Research and Development team include:

  1. Launching at least one new project, with a focus on water filtration issues.

  2. Launching at least two new initiatives within existing projects

  3. Developing an infrastructure and clear process for new Enactus project creation


YOU’LL NEED TO:

  • Have current relations with Indigenous communities

  • Be passionate about Indigenous engagement and issues affecting Indigenous communities

  • Have strong interpersonal and oral communications skills

  • Be a community-oriented people person

  • Be interested in business development

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

  • Expanding Enactus uOttawa initiatives,  including a new project related to water filtration, to Indigenous communities

  • Building and maintaining relationships between Enactus uOttawa and Indigenous community partners

IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU:

  • Have had previous work or volunteer experience in Indigenous communities

  • Are familiar with water filtration and water scarcity issues