Policy Chair

Job type: senior volunteer position
Competition closing date: Fri. Sept. 29, 5:00 PM
Location: from home

Note: this is a volunteer position requiring a commitment of approximately 5 hours per week. Candidates will be asked to commit three years to the position with review after 2 years.


The Policy Chair manages the Research and Policy Committee to guide the development of member-driven policy and manage the BC Green Policy book:

  • Supports members in developing policy proposals;
  • Conducts selection processes to fill positions on the committee;
  • Assigns tasks as required;
  • Leads initiatives to engage BCGP members and to encourage them to participate in policy development;
  • Chairs online meetings of the Research and Policy Committee approximately twice each month;
  • Discusses policy proposals and makes collaborative decisions on action to be taken;


    Coordinates input as appropriate into platform development with the Platform Director.

Basic qualifications:

  • Experience in public policy development;
  • Experience managing people in business, public administration or in volunteer non-profit organizations;
  • BC Green Party member in good standing.

Rated Qualifications:

To apply:

Please submit:

  1. Your resume of qualifications and experience; and
  2. A vision of how you would renew and structure the policy team and improve the policy development process for the party.

Please make your submission to [email protected], Chair of BC Green Party Provincial Council. Closing date for submissions is September 29, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

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