LURA Consulting is hiring a Community Engagement Specialist to work virtually as part of our Ontario-based consulting team. We are looking for someone truly passionate about community engagement – an engagement professional who understands the need for meaningful community conversation as a key input to better decision-making. We are seeking a creative thinker with excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills and a keen interest in good engagement to address complex issues in our local communities.
The position will allow you to advance and refine your community outreach expertise, facilitation and engagement, and work with leading community engagement specialists. You will work on a wide range of projects in diverse areas of planning, transportation, parks, housing, environment and climate (among others) and support our team’s business development efforts. Minimum of 3-4 years demonstrable, job-related experience in the field of community/stakeholder engagement and outreach (experience in consulting considered an asset), including strong familiarity with the processes and techniques of community engagement, acquired through 3-4 years of hands-on experience in community engagement.