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The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) is the place for agri-food leaders to come together, share insights and advance ideas on emerging issues facing this important sector.

CAPI’s work reflects systems thinking, researching complex and interconnected food issues, bringing diverse voices to the table — from across agri-food supply chains, governments, researchers and among adjacent sectors. By providing reference points, source material and education for all stakeholders, CAPI is helping to ensure growth and prosperity in the agri-food industry for generations to come.

Join our team and contribute to the growth and prosperity of the Canadian agri-food industry. 

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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, Centre for Agri-Food Benchmarking 

Location: Flexible for work in key regions 
Ideally Fulltime Indeterminate (open to discussion) 
Language Requirement:
Fluency in English is required; working knowledge of French (oral and written) is highly desirable. 

Job Purpose: Oversee and improve upon a novel tool to benchmark the sustainability of Canada’s agriculture and food sector, the National Index on Agri-Food Performance. Working closely with partners and stakeholders, the Executive Director will manage and evolve the Centre of Agri-Food Benchmarking, along with a small team, to ensure that the Index adds value to partners and aims for greater relevance with the broader food system.  

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The application process for the next Doctoral Fellowship program is not yet open. Please check back for when applications are being accepted. 


Communications Coordinator, Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute 

Location: Remote 
6-month term 
Language Requirement:
Bilingualism is a strong asset

Job Purpose: The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute is seeking a Communications Coordinator to support its growing work program of conducting agri-food policy research, analysis, and development. Reporting to the Director, Communications and Programs, the successful candidate will be an integral member of CAPI’s team, supporting the promotion of all CAPI products and activities.  

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