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Our employment page is updated regularly, and all new job openings are also posted to CIGI's Twitter account (@CIGIonline). Whether or not employment or volunteer opportunities exist at a given time, all applications and resumes sent to [email protected] are kept in an active file for three months. Resumes will be acknowledged only for those candidates under consideration for an interview.

We encourage you to return to our careers page often and explore our website to learn more about what CIGI has to offer.


International Law Research Program (ILRP) Fellowship Application Requirements/Eligibility

CIGI invites leading scholars, senior practitioners and legal experts in the government or private sector to take part in its International Law Research Program (ILRP). CIGI offers multi-year full time contracts, ranging from one to five years in length with the possibility of extension or renewal based on mutual interest and agreement. Fellows will lead and conduct research; publish in their areas of interest; supervise and mentor junior researchers and students; and conduct outreach activities. 

International Law Research Program 2016 Post-Doctoral Fellowship Competition

Closing Date: Wednesday 21, September 2016
The ILRP invites doctoral students who are completing their SJD/PhD in Law and those who have completed such a degree in the last two years to apply for these post-doctoral fellowships. The ILRP will be engaging up to six post-doctoral fellows in 2017.

Communications Manager

Closing Date: Monday 26, September 2016
The Communications Manager is a full-time position responsible for CIGI’s media and public relations, social media engagement and brand marketing. Reporting to the Director of Communications and Digital Media, this individual oversees a team of Communications and social media specialists to promote CIGI’s activities in collaboration with department staff, the research Programs, and CIGI’s global network of fellows and partner organizations.

Research Associate

Closing Date: Friday 30, September 2016
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) has an opening for a full-time Research Associate position carrying a one-year contract with a possible extension. The Research Associate is responsible for providing research support and some administrative support to the director and other members of the Global Economy program. The program’s research and policy analysis covers global economic governance issues -- including the G20, international monetary relations and financial regulation, and their intersection with the global economy.

Multimedia Producer

Closing Date: Tuesday 11, October 2016
CIGI has an opening for a Multimedia Producer. Reporting to the Manager of Digital Media, the Multimedia Producer is responsible for the creation of multimedia content for CIGI’s digital channels including and social media accounts. This full-time position will arrange the logistics for shoots, operate still and video cameras, run audio, and edit content, as well as log and manage multimedia assets.

Software Developer (Full Stack Developer)

Closing Date: Wednesday 12, October 2016
Reporting to the Digital Media Manager, the Developer works as part of the Digital Media team and is responsible for building an assortment of digital properties. The Developer is expected to contribute ideas and recommendations, based on their software development experience, on how to build robust solutions that meet the needs of our stakeholders. The Developer is expected to stay current with industry trends and help keep CIGI development plans in line with how web technology is evolving.
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