Founded on the legacy of Rick Hansen’s Man
In Motion World Tour, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) is a Canadian registered charity with the vision of creating a fully inclusive and accessible world where people with disabilities are living to their full potential.
Through our programs and partnerships, we break down barriers for people with disabilities by changing attitudes, creating accessible spaces and inspiring an inclusive society.
RHF is a dynamic, challenging and rewarding place to work. Our success begins with our people. We are committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve.
If you’re interested in being a part of our innovative team, we hope that you will consider this opportunity with us!
RHF values diversity in the community and the workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates including Indigenous peoples, individuals of all genders and sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, disability, age, and religion and anyone living at the intersection of these identities.
The Project Coordinator, Accessibility Advisory Services (AAS), is responsible for managing all AAS projects from RFP through to the completion of the contract.
This position will be responsible for collecting data from clients in relation to the RFP, ensuring deliverables and milestones are met, facilitating client communications, providing updates on the status of projects in weekly team meetings, following-up on client proposals as needed, and ensuring the workload of all AAS proposals and projects is evenly delegated among the team and their calendars.
Accessibility Advisory Services support organizations who are striving for certification under Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification™ (RHFAC) to be recognized as leaders in creating inclusive spaces.
This position is responsible for advising on the application RHFAC, best practices in Universal Design in the built environment, developing accessibility manuals, conducting facility accessibility assessments and managing, executing and delivery of projects.
The Project Coordinator, AAS, reports to the Director, Accessibility Advisory Services, and is managed on a day-to-day basis by the Accessibility Specialist.
This position works closely with the AAS team including the Sr. Executive Coordinator, Strategic Initiatives, as well as external clients.
ALL STAFF : KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
As an integral member of the RHF team and as expected of all staff, this position actively participates with :
Education : University degree, Diploma or Certificate from a recognized post-secondary institution in a relevant field.
Certification / Designations : None.
Experience / Knowledge :
Skills / Behaviours :
An equivalent combination of education, experience and skills / behaviours will be considered.