Are you looking to make a positive impact through your everyday work? Impact and social enterprise jobs provide meaningful work that contributes to the wellbeing of communities and the people and places they comprise.

We’ve rounded up some of the best opportunities with organizations that we know and trust.

YWCA

YWCA Canada is a leading voice for women, girls, Two-Spirit and gender diverse people. For 150 years, YWCA has been at the forefront of a movement: to fight gender-based violence, build affordable housing and advocate for workplace equity. YWCA works to advance gender equity by responding to urgent needs in communities, through national advocacy and grassroots initiatives.

Role: National Director, Communications and Marketing

Salary Range: $103,000.00 – $127,000.00 per year

Location: Preferably Toronto, but open to the rest of Canada.

Application deadline: August 6, 2024 at 11:59 P.M.

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Propel Impact

Through experiential learning, meaningful projects, and relationship building, Propel Impact’s programs open doors for leaders of all backgrounds to shape their careers around the issues that matter to them and to the world.

Role: Program Associate

Salary Range: $60,000 – $65,000 CAD

Location: Likely remote/virtual, with the opportunity to have access to a coworking space depending on your location

Application deadline: Until Position is filled

Role: Director, Impact Consulting

Salary Range: $75,000 – $85,000 CAD

Location: Likely remote/virtual, with the opportunity to have access to a coworking space depending on your location

Application deadline: Until Position is filled

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Sea Smart

Sea Smart is a Vancouver-based charity that was founded by a marine biologist to inspire and empower kids to love and protect our oceans. They deliver innovative, solutions-based education programs like outdoor summer camps, school workshops, online courses and shoreline cleanups to empower kids to make the world a better place.

Role: Operations Coordinator

Salary Range: $24-26 per hour, plus benefits

Location: Hybrid; Sea Smart’s office in Vancouver and other places of work in Metro Vancouver

Application deadline: July 31, 2024

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Ending Violence Association of Canada

The Ending Violence Association of Canada (EVA Canada) is a national non-profit organization that works collaboratively with its member organizations and others to provide a unified, panCanadian voice on the issue of sexual violence. Through research, education, policy change, and advocacy, EVA Canada identifies and promotes the solutions necessary to address the root causes of sexual violence.

Role: Director of People, Culture and Impact

Salary Range: $130,000 – $145,000 annually depending on experience.

Location: Based in Ottawa.

Application deadline: July 21 @ 11:59pm ET.

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Dogwood

Dogwood brings people together to transform our democracy, uphold Indigenous rights and defend the climate, land and water that sustain life in B.C. With our allies, we work to break free from fossil fuels, supercharge decarbonization, and counter corporate influence on our democracy and rising right-wing narratives.

Role: Director of People, Culture and Impact

Salary Range: $76,000-$80,000, depending on experience

Location: Anywhere in B.C.

Application deadline: July 26, 2024

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Ballad Group

Ballad provides industry responsive and innovative skills and employability training for Canadians so that they can obtain meaningful employment in their desired career pathway.

Role: Impact Analyst

Salary Range: $70,000 – $80,000

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Application deadline: Until Position is filled

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Hollyhock

Hollyhock creates, curates, and hosts inspiring, meaningful experiences that provide both the inner and outer skills for personal growth and social transformation

Role: Fundraising Manager

Salary Range: $56,160- $72,634 plus benefits

Location: Location: Remote within BC, with up to 1 week/Month work on Cortes Island May-October, or Full
Time Cortes

Application deadline: Until Position is filled

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Kamloops Society for Community Inclusion

This is a non-profit society dedicated to enriching the lives of adults with developmental disabilities and promoting community inclusion in every form.

Role: Executive Assistant

Salary Range: $24.00 per hour

Location: Kamloops, BC

Application deadline: Until position is filled

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YWCA Metro Vancouver

They advance gender equity alongside women, families, Two-Spirit and gender diverse people through advocacy and integrated services that help support personal, collective and economic wellbeing.

Role: Vice President, Social Entrepreneurship and Child Care

Salary Range: $140,288 per annum

Location: Vancouver, BC

Application deadline: June 19, 2024

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Georgia Strait Alliance Job Board

GSA has been a leading advocate for the protection of the Salish Sea, focusing on the vibrant and ecologically rich Strait of Georgia. GSA’s mission is to mobilize and support collective action that sustains a thriving ecosystem where communities and marine life coexist in harmony. T

Role: Executive Director

Salary Range: $100,000.00 per year

Location:  Vancouver (Hybrid)

Application deadline: Open until filled

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Simon Fraser University (SFU)

Consistently ranked among Canada’s top research-intensive universities, SFU is a world leader in research, knowledge development and sustainability.

Role: Associate Director, Engagement and Social Enterprise

Salary Range: $89,955 to $107,324 annually

Location: Vancouver (Hybrid)

Application deadline: Open until filled

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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM)

FCM’s programs and advocacy help secure new tools that empower municipalities to build stronger communities of all sizes.

Role: Manager, Capacity Development, Community Efficiency and Financial Leverage

Salary Range: $98,000 – $110,000 and are based on qualifications and experience

Location: Hybrid (Ottawa)/Remote (Canada)

Application deadline: June 13th, 2024

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