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Inspired by God's love for humanity, Canadian Lutheran World Relief challenges the causes and responds to the consequences of human suffering and poverty.

Job Postings

Canadian Lutheran World Relief provides Canadians with opportunities to serve in the field of international development and relief. Below are links to current job postings within CLWR and those available through other agencies. We thank you for your interest and wish you the best in your career search.


Program Manager (maternity leave term replacement)

CLWR is seeking a full-time term Program Manager to fill a maternity leave (expected dates September 2017 to June 2018 based on the incumbent's leave).

Reporting to the Program Director, the Program Manager, a key member of the Program Team, manages a diverse portfolio of international development and humanitarian assistance projects funded by Global Affairs Canada and other donors. The Program Manager is responsible for contributing to project development, managing project implementation, financial resource management, and will provide the necessary technical knowledge for CLWR's partners in assigned project areas, encompassing humanitarian relief, development, and resilience.

Requirements for the position include a Master's degree in a relevant field, sound knowledge of current international development and/or humanitarian assistance theory, policy and practice, analysis and research skills, along with support of the mission and vision of CLWR.

Click here to download the position description

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to by August 3, 2017.

Closing date: August 3, 2017


Terms of Reference (TOR) for Project Management Software/Database Application Consultancy Service

Consultant: IT Specialist

CLWR is seeking proposals from qualified IT Specialists to assess CLWR's Project Management Software/Database Applications (further Software/Database Applications) needs and provide recommendations for suitable software. Interested applicants should provide an estimate of all costs associated with the service. CLWR will evaluate the proposals to determine which applicant's solution meets the organizations requirements.

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Closing date: August 25, 2017

Positions with CLWR partner organizations

Canadian Foodgrains Bank -- Regional Representative - Manitoba

Canadian Foodgrains Bank is recruiting for a Regional Representative - Manitoba to join our Resources and Public Engagement Team.

Based in Manitoba and working throughout the province, this position is responsible for supporting local volunteers in community growing projects and other fundraising events, inviting communities, congregations and individuals to support the Foodgrains Bank and its members, raising awareness of the issues that contribute to hunger, and liaising with donors, agribusiness and media.

This home-based position will require extensive in-province travel and occasional international travel. Good knowledge of the Manitoba agriculture and church sectors, and public speaking, networking and excellent communication skills are required for success in this role. Staff in this position are required to support the Christian motivation of the organization and be actively involved in a Christian faith community.

This is a full time position but we would also consider proposals from those interested in a half time job-share arrangement.

For a complete job description and application information, visit

Closing date: August 9, 2017