Research Assistant – Indigenous Business/Economics Summer Student
National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association (NACCA)
NACCA is seeking a qualified, highly motivated individual to fill the role of Research Assistant – Indigenous Business/Economics Summer Student
NACCA is the association of 59 Aboriginal Financial Institutions (AFIs) that provide financial and business support services to Indigenous entrepreneurs across Canada. AFIs provide over $100 million in loans annually to more than 1,250 Indigenous business clients and manage a consolidated loan portfolio of more than $320 million.
NACCA delivers a range of programs and services to AFIs across Canada. It also supports its members by developing new financial products and services, sharing best practices, and advocating on behalf of its AFI members.
Provide research on: literature, events and initiatives related to social finance and indigenous economic development
Write briefing notes and summary reports for senior management
Provide draft content for a variety of documents, presentations, etc.
Policy research and development
Qualifications and Requirements
Pursuing University degree in Economics, Political Science, Business, International Development or other related field.
Persons of Indigenous ancestry will be given preference (s. 16(1) CHRA)
This is a full-time summer student position located in Ottawa.
NACCA is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free work environment. Workplace accommodations are available. Thank you to all applicants; however, only persons whose applications have been selected will be contacted.