CSR Jobs Platform Offered by Globethics.net
Globethics.net is pleased to announce they are now offering a new jobs portal, CSR Jobs with 300 to 500 jobs in the field of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and related fields such as the environment and ethics from all over the world, updated daily and searchable by categories. You can subscribe to email alerts and you can add jobs.
- Search: the CSR jobs portal on the Globethics.net website www.globethics.net/jobs/csr-jobs. Hundreds of selected job offers are searchable by location, topic, functions, sectors and age. Applications can be sent directly to the respective organisation.
- Register: you can register your fields of interest and then receive a weekly alert by email for new jobs tailored to your interests.
- Add: employers can promote their jobs and make them available to the global Globethics.net network.
This specialised job platform was developed by the internationally recognised CSR specialist, Professor Jem Bendell
and offered on his website www.lifeworth.com
. The CSR jobs portal is now available on Globethics.net in cooperation with Professor Bendell
. The portal creates many synergies to related CSR and business ethics activities on the Globethics.net website, including:
Assistant Teaching Professor of Strategic Management and Public Policy
The Department of Strategic Management and Public Policy in the School of Business at The George Washington University invites applications to fill a non-tenure track teaching position in the discipline of Business Ethics to begin as early as Fall 2013.
Basic Qualifications – Applicants must have a doctoral degree in the teaching area. ABD candidates will be considered but must complete all requirements for the PhD by August 1, 2013.
Sheldon Chumir Foundation Internship for Ethics in Leadership 2013-2014
The Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership is pleased to announce the 2013 - 2014 competition for an Internship in Ethics in Leadership, for a senior university or college students or graduate in any field relevant to ethics in leadership.
The Foundation seeks Interns who display an understanding of ethics in leadership and public life, demonstrated experience in working with the community, strong organizational skills, superior writing skills and a personal commitment to the Foundation's mission.
Employment Opportunity: SHARE Director of Law and Policy
The Director of Law and Policy is responsible for leading SHARE’s law reform, research and policy advocacy activities related to responsible investment and governance. Some travel is required.
The responsibilities of the Director of Law and Policy include the following:
- Keep apprised of and conduct research, analysis and advocacy on law and policy reform issues at the international, national and provincial levels in the areas of trust, pension, securities and corporate law relevant to the advancement of responsible investment.
- Develop research goals and programs to support SHARE’s mission and strategic plan.
- Conduct or oversee research and prepare reports on topics related to SHARE’s mandate.
- Develop unique research opportunities including joint-research initiatives with national and international partners.
- Seek independent funding for research projects as necessary.
- Direct SHARE’s proxy voting program, including responsibility for leading a team of proxy analyst staff, client relations and reporting, and analyzing proxies as necessary.
- Draft proxy alerts.
- Lead SHARE’s corporate governance engagement with public issuers, including drafting and filing of shareholder resolutions.
- Assist in the development of SHARE’s strategic goals and program.
- Develop and deliver educational materials on legal and governance issues.
- Ensure that research, law and policy content on SHARE’s website is up-to-date.
- Contribute to the efficient administration of the Association.
- Represent SHARE publicly, including media relations and public speaking in the areas of responsible investment.
This position based in SHARE’s Vancouver office. Salary is commensurate with experience. A generous benefits package is provided. Please submit a cover letter and resume by 5pm PST on Tuesday, April 30, 2013
, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax (604) 408-2525. No phone inquiries please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Scholar in Residence 2013-2014, CCEPA
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs (CCEPA), a joint initiative of the Atlantic School of Theology and Saint Mary’s University, invites applications from individuals interested in becoming the Scholar-in-Residence at CCEPA for the 2013-14 academic year.
The Scholar-in-Residence program provides an opportunity for an individual to spend up to one year at the Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to pursue research in a field related to CCEPA’s mission and to interact with staff and program partners at the Centre.
Dalhousie University Masters & Ph.D. Scholarships
Fisheries decision-making processes in Canada are influenced primarily by western science-based knowledge systems and often exclude knowledge from non-western based indigenous sources. As Canada faces growing challenges from climate induced changes in coastal and inland areas, it is increasingly important for Canada to consider diversified knowledge sources to meet its stated goal to promote "sustainable aquatic ecosystems" and to accommodate its legal obligation to recognize Aboriginal and treaty rights and title.
Masters students can be funded up to $15,000/year for two years. Ph.D. students can be funded up to $20,000 for four years. This is accompanied by a reasonable travel/research budget. Funding is available for enrolment beginning September, 2013. Graduate studies can be pursued at any one of the partner universities.
To apply, the student must either be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Please send a CV, cover letter, the names and contact information for 3 references and a maximum 2 page concept paper to Laura Addicott, Project Coordinator, email@example.com.
Investment Specialist, Mennonite Savings & Credit Union
Mennonite Savings and Credit Union (MSCU) has an exciting full-time opportunity for an Investment Specialist to join their Elmira location, reporting to the Branch Manager. In this role, you will work with a team of dedicated professionals that help members of the local faith community meet their life goals through the responsible stewardship of their finances.
As a professional whose life demonstrates the values implied in MSCU's Statement of Shared Convictions and who cares for the financial wellness of your members, you will forge strong relationships, develop innovative solutions and help grow their confidence in being responsible financial stewards.
Interested persons should send their cover letter and resume by March 27th, 2013
Project Assistant Job Vacancy at the Gaia Foundation - Africa & the Extractive Industries
Gaia is recruiting a Project Assistant to work with their team and partner organisations to support the successful implementation of activities for the project "Strengthening African Civil Society Organisation networks to respond to the rapid growth of extractive industries".
Gaia is looking for someone with experience in working on campaigns and with coalitions; a good understanding of the challenges faced by African communities as a result of the growth of the extractive industries; and excellent organisational and administration skills. The three-year project, supported by the European Commission, aims to support communities in five African countries to have their voices heard at key decision making for and platforms regarding how extractive industries, especially mining, are affecting their land rights, community governance systems, access to water and their food systems. The Project Assistant will play a key role in project monitoring and reporting, communication between partners, as well as the creation of advocacy materials for use with a variety of stakeholders.
Assistant Professor of Business Ethics, Stonehill College
The Business Administration Department at Stonehill College invites applications for a tenure track, assistant professor position to begin July 1, 2013. Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to quality undergraduate teaching in the field of business ethics and corporate social responsibility. Candidates should have a Ph.D. and a strong record of scholarship in this field. Responsibilities will include teaching business ethics to business and non-business majors and to engage in research through Stonehill’s Sustainable Management and Measurement Institute (SUMMIT).
Guinea Coordinator for RWI - Mining Sector Support
RWI is seeking an experienced professional to be based in Conakry, Guinea to manage its mining-sector technical assistance project with the government of Guinea.
The project coordinator will manage RWI’s technical assistance to the government. S/he will be posted in the Ministry of Mines and work daily with officials from the Ministry and the two government committees managing Guinea’s mining contract review process, to support legal and fiscal reform as well as the contract review. The consultant will serve as the primary liaison between the Guinean government, RWI management and technical staff, and other international experts brought in to support the Government’s efforts.
To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and English and French writing samples to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Guinea Coordinator Application” in the subject line.
Non-Tenure Track Position in Ethics/CSR, U of Pittsburgh
The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applications for a full-time, non-tenure track professor (rank open) in Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility starting Summer or Fall 2013. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and/or MBA courses in Ethics, Corporate Responsibility and other related subject areas. Preference will be given to candidates with significant teaching experience at the MBA level but evidence of teaching experience is required for all applicants. While the primary activity for this individual will center on the development and execution of high quality teaching, some research activity is expected in order to maintain academic qualification standards. For consideration, any candidate should have their dissertations completed prior to starting the position in the summer or fall of 2013.
Marie Curie PhD Fellowship: Understanding Corporate Front-runners in Sustainable Innovation
This PhD position shall focus upon research with corporate front-runners of sustainability. Whilst meeting the demands of Corporate Sustainability remains a new and novel task for most companies, for some it has now long formed part of their everyday thinking and corporate strategy. These sustainability front-runners have become relatively experienced at Sustainable Innovation (SI) and are using it to great effect to meet both environmental and social challenges and achieve commercial success.
Job: Postdoctoral Fellowship Position, University of Pittsburgh School of Business
The University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA) School of Business and the David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership, is seeking a postdoctoral fellow based in Pittsburgh to serve as a key member of our corporate social responsibility and ethical leadership research team.
The fellowship is a two-year appointment and is funded by the Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership via a grant from the Berg Foundation. The overarching goal of the project is to advance the understanding of corporate social responsibility, ethics and leadership within complex organizational environments. Specific models will be tested using a variety of empirical methodologies and sophisticated statistical techniques.
Review of applications will begin January 30th, 2013 and continue until position filled or search closed.
The Center for Ethics in Society Post Doctoral Fellowships, Stanford University
For 2013-2014, Stanford University is seeking up to four new post doctoral fellows. They welcome candidates with substantial normative research interests from diverse backgrounds including philosophy, the social sciences, and professional schools. They are especially interested in candidates with research interests in inequality, human rights, immigration, and environmental justice, but welcome all applicants with strong normative interests that have some practical implications. Fellows will teach one class, participate in a Political Theory Workshop, interact with undergraduates in the Ethics in Society Honors Program and help in developing an inter-disciplinary ethics community across the campus.
The appointment term is September 1, 2013 - August 31, 2014; however, the initial term may be renewed for an additional year. Applicants must have completed all requirements for their PhD by June 30, 2013. Candidates must also be no more than 3 years from the awarding of their degree (i.e., September 2010).
Post-doctoral Research Fellowship in Sustainable Neighbourhoods at UBC
The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRIS) at UBC is searching for a Post-doctoral Research Fellow with experience in the emerging fields of regenerative design and sustainability assessment methodologies – particularly as they relate to neighbourhood development – to work as part of a team including several faculty members affiliated with our Regenerative Neighbourhoods Project, their students and other post-doctoral fellows. The supervisor of the successful Post-doctoral Fellow applicant will be Dr John Robinson, Director of the CIRS research program.
The ideal candidate for this one-year program (renewable to a maximum of two years) would hold a recent (graduated within the last year) PhD in Architecture, Engineering or a social science field related to community or urban sustainability. Of particular interest is expertise in sustainability assessment tools and frameworks.
Please confirm with CIRIS
Assistant Professor - Philosophy, Applied Ethics - Tenure Track, Plymouth State University
The new philosopher will be an enthusiastic and effective undergraduate teacher, with a teaching load of 3 courses per semester including upper-level philosophy courses and lower-level General Education courses in philosophy. The successful candidate will work with the department to reshape the philosophy curriculum and forge links across campus to promote philosophy. In addition to excellent teaching, responsibilities will include advising and mentoring students, pursuing a scholarly agenda, participating in departmental, university, and professional service opportunities, and collaborating in campus initiatives for online learning and internationalization.
Review of applications will begin on Monday, December 31, 2012
and will continue until the position is filled or the search is otherwise closed at the University's discretion.
Faculty Positions in Business Law and Business Ethics, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania
The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for tenured and tenure-track positions in its Department of Legal Studies and Business Ethics. Applicants should have either a J.D. or a Ph.D. from an accredited institution (an expected completion date no later than July 1, 2014 is acceptable) and a demonstrated commitment to scholarship in business law, business ethics, or a combination of the two fields. Specific areas of potential focus for hiring include corporate governance, financial regulation, health law/bioethics, securities regulation, and social impact/sustainability.
Please submit electronically your letter of introduction, c.v., and one selected article or writing sample in PDF format via the following website by December 15, 2012
. Decisions for interviews will be made on a rolling basis, so candidates are encouraged to apply early.
Postdoctoral Positions in Values and Public Policy, Princeton University
The University Center for Human Values and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs invite applications for postdoctoral positions in Values and Public Policy. They aim to support highly promising scholars trained in moral and political philosophy, political theory, normative economics and related areas to develop a research agenda in the ethical dimensions of public policy.
Candidates selected will undertake a research project exploring a normative problem arising in an area of public policy in which the Woodrow Wilson School sponsors research. They will be affiliated with a unit of the School that can inform and support their work. They will also be invited to participate in programs of the University Center for Human Values. Candidates will be expected to contribute one course each year to the School’s undergraduate program on a topic related to ethical issues in public policy, subject to sufficient enrollment and approval by the Dean of the Faculty.
Job Opportunity: Visiting International Scholar in Leadership and Ethics, Jepson School of Leadership Studies
The Jepson School of Leadership Studies is accepting applications for the position of Zuzana Simoniova Cmelikova Visiting International Scholar in Leadership and Ethics for 2013-14, a one-year visiting position.
The Visiting International Scholar will be in residence at the University of Richmond for the academic year in order to pursue his or her own advanced research related to leadership and ethics. They will also give some presentations related to their research and/or issues related to leadership in their country. Successful applicants will receive a research stipend.
Fellowship Opportunity: St. Andrews Visiting Fellowships
The fellowship provides residential accommodation in St Andrews, an office in the Departments of Philosophy, and access to the usual facilities. Fellows are also expected to participate in activities of the moral philosophy group, where relevant applicants may propose to work on projects that they would wish to have considered for inclusion in the Centre's publication series.
The series includes monographs, collections of essays and occasional anthologies of source material representing study in those areas of philosophy most relevant to topics of public importance, with the aim of advancing the contribution of philosophy in the discussion of these topics.
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship with RGI
The School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada – the oldest and largest of its kind in Canada – is seeking a suitable candidate for a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship to work with our Regulatory Governance Initiative, a multidisciplinary hub of research pertaining to regulation (http://www.regulatorygovernance.ca/
). The School of Public Policy and Administration is particularly looking for a candidate who is working at the intersection of science and regulation, but are open to other areas of regulation and all disciplines.
Assistant Professorship in Ethics/Practical Philosophy, Tilburg University
The department of philosophy at Tilburg University (Netherlands) has an opening for an assistant professor in ethics / practical philosophy. It is likely that a considerable part of the teaching load will be in business ethics (for example part of an Ma course and part of a service teaching course). It is a one plus three year appointment.
The successful candidate will either have, or be in the process of developing, an international reputation in the research area of ethics, and will be expected to contribute to teaching in one or more of the fields of ethics, or business ethics, or political/social philosophy (to both philosophy students and non-philosophy students).
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Positions
The Nunatsiavut Government, Memorial University and Trent University invite applications for 2 postdoctoral researcher positions to direct research into: 1. Social indicators of community health and well-being and their association with mineral development in Nunatsiavut (Labrador) and 2. Impacts and monitoring of mineral development on biophysical systems in Nunatsiavut (Labrador). The successful candidates will also contribute to an in-depth publication involving all facets of the Voisey’s Bay 10-year review project, with the goal of informing future mining and monitoring policy in the region and across the Canadian Arctic.
To apply for one of these positions, please send a cover letter, CV highlighting relevant experience and the names and contact information of three academic and/or community references to either Dr. Chris Furgal
) or Dr. Arn Keeling
) and Dr. Trevor Bell
). Please clearly identify which position you are applying for in your covering material. Closing date for applications in November 1st, 2012 or until the positions are filled.
Assistant Professor of Management, York University
Applications are invited for a position in management at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2013, with responsibility for introductory management courses and oversight of the first-year undergraduate experience, especially the development of critical thinking and communication skills. A PhD (or near completion) in management or a related area is required. Applicants must have an active research program in the area and demonstrate excellence or the promise of excellence in both scholarly research and teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who are familiar with Canadian business in a global context, as well as sustainability and corporate social responsibility in business education.
The successful candidate must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
National Director: Oikocredit Canada
The international development finance institution Oikocredit is a leading worldwide socially responsible financier of microfinance institutions and other income-generating projects, providing cooperatives, micro-entrepreneurs, small businesses, groups of disadvantaged farmers and other productive enterprises in Latin America, Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe with the capital they need to expand their businesses and improve their livelihoods through loans and equity investments.
For setting up a new National Support Office in Canada Oikocredit is looking for a National Director.
If you are interested, mail your cover letter, resume and three references to Ms. Hanneke de Raaij
) with reference National Director Canada. A full job description can be obtained upon request. Closing date is October 28th 2012
. For further information you may contact at Oikocredit International Ms. Ylse van der Schoot
, Director Investor Relations (+31 33 422 40 40). Interviews will take place in Toronto on 5 November 2012
Assistant Editor, SocialFinance.ca
Are you interested in business as un
usual? Do you want to support new ways of addressing the challenges of today and tomorrow? Look no further - SocialFinance.ca is here to introduce you to a growing industry that is dedicated to creating not only financial, but also social and environmental value. This is a great opportunity in gaining industry-leading knowledge - and playing a role in disseminating it.
The Volunteer Assistant Editors will be asked to commit approximately 4-7 hours of work per week, performed remotely and on their own schedules. Please note that Assistant Editors based in the GTA will be asked to visit the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing for meetings on a biweekly basis. The successful candidates will help the Managing Editor source, edit, and distribute compelling content across SocialFinance.ca’s online presence.
Job: Responsible Investment Manager, Sustainalytics
Sustainalytics is a global leader in sustainability research and analysis, serving investors and financial institutions around the world. Their international perspective is strengthened by nearly 20 years of local experience and expertise in the Responsible Investment (RI) and Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) markets. The diverse knowledge and expertise of their international team allows Sustainalytics to provide superior products, customized advice and support services to some of the world’s largest asset owners, asset managers and organizations.
Provide a high level of service quality to Sustainalytics’ clients, through the development and delivery of responsible investment and corporate sustainability products and services; Act as the trusted advisor to responsible investors; Maintain and improve client retention and client satisfaction; Mentor and/or manage account managers, Strengthen and professionalize client management; and Generate new business.
Manage client relations involving a portfolio of asset owners and asset managers; Maintain and improve client satisfaction and client retention by building strong relationships; Assist clients with drafting and implementing responsible investment policies; Identify up-selling opportunities; Support or manage the execution of client deliverables or client projects; Mentor and/or manage account managers, Support the global sales team; Manage selected research tasks and client projects; Represent the company at (international) events and relevant networking groups; Contribute to product innovation initiatives.
Complete details available at www.sustainalytics.com
Extractive Industry Research Network Coordinator
Contract – one year, with a possibility of renewal
Negotiable but preferably by September 3, 2012
20 hours per week
$20 per hour/no benefits
Closing Date for Applications:
Posted until filled
Post secondary degree in a related field preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.
One to two years of recent project coordination experience including maintaining and reconciling budgets in an educational or non-profit environment.
Application Process Details:
- Strong administrative and financial administration skills
- Strong communication skills, including excellent verbal and written English skills
- Excellent interpersonal and team work skills
- Ability to work independently
- Excellent organizational skills to work effectively
- Ability to set priorities and maintain deadlines
- Excellent attention to detail
- Tact, diplomacy and discretion when dealing with others
- Demonstrated ability to exercise judgment, take initiative and solve problems
- Ability to maintain confidentiality
- Minute taking skills
- Computer competency including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
- Fluency in French and/or Spanish is an asset.
- Experience with web page and web platform management is an asset
Your complete application package must include a cover letter, résumé, and the names and contact information of at least three references.
Please ensure that “EI Research Network Coordinator” is quoted in e-mail subject lines and all hard copy applications.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Priority consideration is given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents in Canada. York University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.
Applications should be submitted to:
EI Research Network Coordinator Hiring Committee
The Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation
Fifth Floor, York Research Tower
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3
Volunteer Researcher: CURI 2012 Benchmarking Study
The Coalition of Universities for Responsible Investing (CURI) requires a volunteer to assist with CURI's research projects aimed at benchmarking the responsible investment policies and practices of 3-4 university endowment funds in Canada. Core responsibilities include gathering survey data to generate responsible investment profiles for the assigned universities.
Click the links above for complete details on this opportunity.
Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair in Political Science and Public Policy
Specializations: Areas of central concern for public policy formation and implementation in a globalized world, such as public sector management and administration, governance, health and social policy, sustainability, immigration, water, automotive production, trade and investment, innovation and productivity.
Comments: The Department of Political Science will host the Chair, who will also have opportunities to interact with McMaster’s rich interdisciplinary research community, including a new Institute on Public Policy and Analysis, Centre for Engineering and Public Policy, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, Centre for Climate Change, Institute for Energy Studies, and the Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition, among others.
Contact: Robert O’Brien, Chair, Department of Political Science, email@example.com www.politicalscience.mcmaster.ca
Internship, Research Assistant with CBERN Partner: Social Investment Organization
The Social Investment Organization (SIO)
is seeking up to two research assistant interns
to provide research support on the Canadian Socially Responsible Investment Review. Every two years, the SIO conducts a survey of Canadian investors to determine the size and characteristics of the socially responsible investing (SRI) industry in Canada. Click here
to see last year’s report.
This project is now part of new global initiative where the world’s leading SRI investment organizations are joining up to measure and report on the size of global SRI assets. This project will result in a report that shows the types of investors involved, breaks down the strategies that they employ and makes international market comparisons.
Responsible Investment Associate
Sustainalytics is a global leader in sustainability research and analysis, serving investors and financial institutions around the world. Sustainalytics is recruiting a Responsible Investment Associate for their Toronto office.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage client relations involving a portfolio of asset owners and asset managers; Maintain and improve client satisfaction and client retention by building strong relationships; Assist clients with drafting and implementing responsible investment policies; Identify up-selling opportunities; Support or manage the execution of client deliverables or client projects; Support the global sales team; Manage selected research tasks and client projects; Represent the company at (international) events and relevant networking groups; Contribute to product innovation initiatives.
National Education Coordinator - USHRN
The US Human Rights Network (USHRN), a national human rights network with a membership of more than 300 organizations and 3,000 individual members, seeks a National Education Coordinator (full time position).
The National Education Coordinator will be responsible for the USHRN’s efforts to build and bolster the capacity of our membership in human rights education, organizing, and advocacy. The National Education Coordinator will work within the framework of a USHRN plan to coordinate, develop, implement, grow, and evaluate the USHRN’s human rights education and skills building programs. S/he will strengthen the USHRN’s membership base among directly-affected communities, grassroots and community based organizations, policy advocacy groups, civil rights organizations, and others by deepening understanding of human rights organizing, standards, laws and mechanisms, and building connections between members and different issue groups.
Research Associate, Botany Department - University of British Columbia
Application Deadline: June 15, 2012
A one year, part-time Research Associate position (10 hours/week) is available in the Botany Department at the University of British Columbia. This position is to investigate Canadian and international regulation related to potential products of agricultural genomics.
Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant field with a minimum of 4 years post-doctoral research at the level of highest international standards in law, policy or political science as evidenced by a strong record of research and publications. They must have extensive experience in theory and policy research, a good understanding of genomics research, and be able to communicate effectively in written and oral outputs.
Applicants should mail a curriculum vitae, a concise statement of research interests, and the names of three referees to:
Faculty of Law
1822 East Mall
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1
Applications will be reviewed beginning on June 15, 2012. This part-time position will begin in late June 2012.
UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. Canadians and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority.
Network Coordinator: Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Application deadline: Thursday June 7, 2012
The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) unites over 20 environmental, international development, faith-based, labour and social justice organizations around the shared objective of improving the accountability of Canadian corporations. Canadian civil society organizations created the CNCA in 2005 to provide a forum for information sharing and collaboration on activities related to the regulation of Canadian companies. The Network currently has a focus on mining, oil and gas companies that operate in developing countries.
The CNCA is hiring a part-time coordinator (4 days per week) who will report to the CNCA Steering Committee. The position will be based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
The Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the activities of the CNCA, and helping the group elaborate strategies for policy development and promotion, and public awareness. Working under the direction of a Reference Group and in collaboration with the Steering Committee, the Coordinator will facilitate strategy development and assist in the implementation of network activities in collaboration with CNCA members.
She or he will be a self-starter, able to work efficiently and effectively with minimal supervision while ensuring coherence of all activities with the mandate and priorities of the CNCA.
The Coordinator will work closely with the Co-Chairs and Steering Committee of the CNCA. Specific priorities for the CNCA are defined annually in the work plan. Currently, the work of the CNCA is focused on the practical and policy implications of Canadian mining companies' operations in developing countries, informing and educating federal elected officials on the issues, and producing analysis and materials for use by members to raise awareness among the general public.
Complete job posting at www.goodworkcanada.ca/greenjobs.php?id=17326
Specialist, Corporate Ethics - Cameco
Deadline for applications is May 4, 2012
POSITION AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Working with the risk management department, you will be responsible for the effective monitoring, investigation, and timely response to employee disclosure on code of conduct and ethics concerns. You will manage the corporate ethics hotline, including the recording and management of data, follow up and corrective action, and the development and distribution of reports to relevant stakeholders.
You will lead investigations if required as well as participating in internal audit processes as a resource on fraud prevention. You will work to promote awareness throughout the organization by producing materials and relevant training programs for employees.
You will also play an integral role in developing the framework, coordinating and supporting the corporate wide business continuity program.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Requirements of the position:
- Bachelor’s degree in commerce, accounting, or a related field
- Eight to twelve years related work experience
- A minimum of three years experience in leading and conducting fraud/hotline investigations
- Equivalent combination of education and work experience considered
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) designation
- Demonstrated knowledge of SOX governance and related legislative requirements
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels within the organization
- Experience performing investigative interviews and analysing responses
- Experienced in utilizing data mining and analysis tools such as ACL
Assets: Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation
- Competitive pay
- superior benefits
- employee share ownership plan for all employees
- Live Better wellness program
Cameco values diversity. In keeping with this principle and our employment equity goals, we particularly encourage qualified applicants from the designated equity groups to apply.
To explore this career opportunity, please visit www.cameco.com/careers
. Deadline for applications is May 4, 2012. Please quote competition number C12-121.
Sheldon Chumir Foundation Internship in Ethics in Leadership 2012 - 2013
Application Deadline: March 16, 2012
More information: www.chumirethicsfoundation.ca
Applications are invited from senior university or college students or graduates in any field relevant to ethics in leadership for an Internship with the Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership. Interns work with the Foundation on research, program development and implementation, publications, public engagement, and related administrative support.
The Foundation seeks Interns who display an understanding of ethics in leadership and public life, demonstrated experience in working with the community, strong organizational skills, superior writing skills and a personal commitment to the Foundation's mission.
The deadline for receipt of application packages by the Foundation is March 16, 2012.
Complete details available at www.chumirethicsfoundation.ca
Open Position: Business Ethics Department, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain
Application Deadline: March 1, 2012
More Information: Website
or Download the Job Posting
The Department of Business Ethics at IESE Business School invites qualified candidates to apply for a tenure track position as an associate or an assistant professor of Business Ethics and other related fields.
IESE Business School, Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
IESE Business School is the Graduate School of Management of the University of Navarra, offering MBA and Ph.D programs plus an extensive Executive Education portfolio in key countries or regions around the world. IESE is committed to the development of leaders who can have a positive, deep and lasting impact on people, firms and society through professionalism, integrity and spirit of service. IESE believes that companies are communities of people, and that management should be centered on people. The ethical and moral values the School draws from are based on the Christian tradition and humanistic principles, a perspective that has been at the roots of social and human progress in Europe and in many other countries around the world. These values emphasize the intrinsic rights and above all the dignity of every person.
IESE is looking for exceptional scholars in Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility, and, as such, the ideal candidates will preferably have a background in Business Ethics, Philosophy or related studies, as well as Management. Candidates should have completed (or be near completion) a doctorate or equivalent degree in an appropriate discipline from an accredited institution, posses strong teaching skills and be passionate about teaching and interacting with students in MBA and executive programs, and demonstrate their ability to publish in refereed journals.
Download the Job Posting
PhD Research Assistant: Socially Responsible Investment-Knowledge Mobilization
Application Deadline: March 1, 2012
More Information: www.cbern.ca/participate/opportunities
CBERN promotes knowledge-sharing within the field of business ethics through a variety of activities and initiatives, often organized around one of CBERN’s themed Clusters. CBERN requires a student currently enrolled in a PhD Program at a Canadian institution to assist CBERN staff and volunteers with a knowledge mobilization initiative by the Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Cluster, in advance of the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Academic Network Conference 2012
. CBERN will be co-hosting this conference at York University, Toronto, October 1-3.
The successful candidate will assist CBERN’s Research and Outreach Coordinator and Online Program Coordinator to:
Develop and implement a knowledge mobilization strategy to engage researchers and practitioners around Research Snapshots produced in conjunction with:
- Co-Leaders of the SRI Cluster
- Representatives of the UN PRI Academic Network Conference
- Research Impact’s knowledge mobilization team at York University, and,
- Researchers at institutions across Canada working in the field of socially responsible investment
Evaluate the effectiveness of this strategy in advance of and following the UN PRI Academic Network Conference, October 1-3, 2012.
Download the Job Posting
Chair of the Department of Philosophy, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Deadline: February 1, 2012
More information: website
The UAB College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Philosophy. Assuming commensurate experience and accomplishments, the Chair will be appointed as a Professor with tenure.
The Chair will lead the Department. Specifically, the Chair will recruit several new positions over the next five years, some in bioethics. The Chair will also support existing programs, enhance the department's research, and work with the Center for Ethics and Values in the Sciences. The new Chair should collaborate with other units within the College and University, especially the School of Medicine.
Good applicants will have a doctoral degree in Philosophy, preferably in Biomedical Ethics or a closely related area. They should possess a record of scholarship, as well as good teaching and service. The Department prefers candidates whose research complements the existing strengths of it and who can collaborate with scientists across UAB. For more information please see the attached posting. Chair of the Department of Philosophy.docx
Director, Centre for Impact Investing
Deadline: January 30, 2012More information: websiteMaRS Centre for Impact Investing is currently recruiting a Director.For additional information including a detailed job description and to apply, please see the attached job posting.MaRS_Director.docx
Senior ESG Analyst, NEI Investments
Deadline: January 27, 2012
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NEI Investments seeks a Senior ESG Analyst. The ideal candidate will join a team of ten professionals responsible for maintaining NEI`s leadership position in the socially responsible investment (SRI) industry by carrying out responsibilities in all aspects of our ESG Investing Program, including: Corporate ESG Evaluations, Corporate Engagement and Public Policy & Research.
For more information please see the attached document.
Job Opportunity at NEI Investments.docx
Director, Corporate Social Responsibility Services, Assiniboine Credit Union
Deadline: January 6, 2012
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Assiniboine Credit Union is currently recruiting for a Director, Corporate Social Responsibility Services.
Additional information can be obtained through the attached Job posting. For a detailed Job Description and to apply for the position, please visit the careers section of the Assiniboine Credit Union website.
Tenure-track Faculty Position - Strategy and/or Ethics (Rice University)
Application Deadline: December 15, 2011
The Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University seeks qualified applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in strategy and/or ethics. Rank and area of specialization are open, but assistant professor applicants are particularly sought. A Ph.D. (approved prior to beginning of the appointment) and evidence of high quality teaching and research capabilities are required. Candidates for higher ranks must have a strong publication record and an active research program. Candidates for assistant professor must demonstrate through publications and/or working papers the ability to conduct high-quality research. This full-time position is available beginning the fall 2012 academic year. Salary is competitive. All applicants should send curriculum vitae and most recent working papers or publications no later than December 15th to
or Attn: Morag Everill, Jones Graduate School of Business / MS-531, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77005-2932. Rice University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.