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National Coordinator, Workplace Mental Health


Career Opportunity

National Coordinator, Workplace Mental Health 

Full Time, Contract Position

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join the CMHA National Workplace Mental Health team for a contract until March 31, 2022. With support and in collaboration with the team, you will be responsible for the administrative tasks required to support the WMH portfolio and its programs.

About CMHA: Founded in 1918, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is the most established, most extensive community mental health organization in Canada. Through a presence in more than 330 communities across every province and one territory, CMHA provides advocacy and resources that help to prevent mental health problems and illnesses, support recovery and resilience, and enable all Canadians to flourish and thrive. Our vision is a Canada where mental health is a human right. In 2021, CMHA was chosen as one of Canada’s best places to work by Forbes magazine.

Location: The role is based out of the CMHA National office in Toronto although staff are currently working remotely.

Key responsibilities:

  1. Serve the portfolio and program’s clients:
    1. Respond to customer service requests and facilitate an efficient response from internal CMHA team members or external vendors as appropriate.
    2. Follow up with clients directly to ensure service satisfaction, proactively address concerns and questions, ensure payment processes have been initiated.
    3. Support National Workplace portfolio by managing client communication, invoicing, and scheduling.
    4. Support the implementation of new customer relationship management software and back-end systems.
  2. Support day-to-day operations:
    1. Provide administrative support to the WMH team on various tasks such as training administration, client management and attendance.
    2. Oversee the fulfillment process by liaising with distribution partners to ensure prompt delivery of products to clients across Canada.
    3. Identify opportunities for improved operational efficiency, recommend and implement changes accordingly.
  3. Assist the Not Myself Today sales team:
    1. Liaise with a sales team to ensure customer needs are anticipated and met in a timely fashion, while supporting the sales process as directed.
    2. Support post-sales processes for new and returning clients including account creation, data entry, ordering, invoicing, and accounts receivable.

You should have:

Your mindset and key skills should include:

Compensation: $50,000 – $53,000 annually along with benefits, a flexible work environment and a workplace culture committed to personal wellbeing and psychological safety.

Working conditions: This is a full-time position, working standard office hours (currently 35 hours/week). This position functions in a normal office environment, using typical office equipment, with extended periods of sitting, telephone interaction and/or working at a computer and no unusual physical demands. During the COVID pandemic, National staff are primarily working virtually.

Are you a fit?

If you are interested in applying for the role, please submit a PDF copy of your resume along with a cover letter to [email protected] by September 7, 2021. We thank you for your interest and please note that only those identified for an interview will be contacted.

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CMHA is committed to our workforce reflecting the diversity of the communities within which we work. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from persons with disabilities, members of Black, Indigenous and racialized communities, people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and others who may contribute to the diversity of our staff. We invite you to self-identify in your cover letter. Please let us know if you require accommodations throughout the application process.