New Job International Relations Officer In Saskatchewan
|International Relations Officer|
International Relations Officer
Company : Government of Saskatchewan
Salary : $6,408–$8,330 a month
Location : Saskatchewan
The Ministry of Trade and Export Development (TED) is offering an exciting opportunity to help advance the Government of Saskatchewan’s international engagement. As a key member of the International Relations Branch, you will join a growing team dedicated to advancing Saskatchewan’s priorities in key markets around the world.
Reporting to the Manager of Diplomatic and Stakeholder Relations, the International Relations Officer will be responsible for:
- Conducting independent research and analysis to support the work of the branch’s Senior International Relations Officers on international relations initiatives;
- Preparing a variety of written materials including background notes, biographies, context notes and other required documents to support Saskatchewan’s international engagement;
- Providing logistical support for incoming diplomatic and outgoing missions, along with other initiatives and events; and
- Working as part of a team and/or an independent member of the branch in a fast-paced work environment with tight timelines.
Our successful candidate will be expected to lead by example and demonstrate the value of ‘one team’ in their work. They must be proactive, organized, flexible and able to work effectively as a team and independently.
To excel in this role, our candidate will need to navigate new challenges; embrace a fast-paced, dynamic work environment; and be ready to roll up their sleeves with a team of diverse, international professionals. The candidate will be outcome-oriented, a strong communicator and writer, and proficient in research and analysis.
A relevant university degree, preferably with a focus in international relations, international affairs, public policy or political science is required. Previous experience in government (provincial or federal), or an international organization, along with experience in project management would be beneficial.
The values of the Saskatchewan public service are: respect and integrity, serving citizens, excellence and innovation, and working as one team. We support creativity, learning and career development opportunities. We offer dynamic, challenging work for talented individuals, a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, and are committed to inclusion and workplace diversity.