Wednesday , February 21 2024

Gov Canada Jobs – Supervisor, Repatriation

Website Government of Canada

Job Description:

As the Supervisor, Repatriation, you will be responsible for conducting research and knowledge dissemination activities related to the history and best practices of repatriation; planning and conducting repatriation activities; participating in federal treaty negotiations; collaborating with colleagues, partners and other stakeholders; and overseeing the day-to-day work of a team of repatriation professionals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Proven ability to take initiative, lead and work effectively as part of a team;
  • Bilingual (English and French) – an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to develop and maintain complex multi-level relationships;
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills;
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills;
  • Ability to work collaboratively and foster a healthy work environment;

Job Requirements:

  • Team supervision.
  • Coordination of treaty implementation related to material culture of Indigenous origin (for a museum institution – an asset);
  • Responding to repatriation requests, land claims and treaty processes;
  • Negotiation of complex agreements with third parties;
  • Public and institutional practices in the field of culture in relation to the issues and history of Indigenous Peoples;
  • Preparation and analysis of files concerning material culture (museum collection – an asset);
  • Planning and implementation of complex and long-term projects;

Qualification & Experience:

  • Ownership issues, including intellectual property, related to the tangible and intangible cultural heritage of Indigenous peoples in Canada;
  • Material culture of Indigenous origin;
  • The Museum’s mandate;
  • The history of repatriation, land claims, treaty negotiations, and their impact on Canadian museums;
  • Canadian law and international laws, protocols and other
  • legal documents relevant to Indigenous heritage.

Job Details:

Company: Government of Canada

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Gatineau, Quebec, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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