Home Routes: Bilingual Assistant Program Coordinator, Application Deadline May 31

SUMMER POSITION for STUDENTS

Assistant Program Coordinator

9 week bilingual position

June 19 to August 18, 2017

37.5 hours/week @ $13.25/hour

Please send resume in English and French by May 31 2017 to

Ava Kobrinsky

General Manager

Home Routes/Chemin Chez Nous

avak@homeroutes.ca

OR

2-156 Sherbrook Street

Winnipeg, MB, R3G 2B4

480-3380 ext. 204

Volunteer, Community Outreach, and Program Coordinator

DUTIES

Assist the Artistic Director and Outreach Manager by participating as a team member to accomplish the following tasks:

Volunteer Recruitment

  • Confirm past volunteer house concert hosts and recruit new additional volunteer concert hosts in selected regions and communities across Canada to finalize regional touring circuits for the 2017-18 National concert season of over 700 performances by 64 acts who will tour through regional communities from the Maritime Provinces to YT and NT.

Community Outreach

  • Develop, produce and distribute materials required by volunteer concert hosts to promote and produce their concert series and individual artists. Materials include online promotional tools, such as artist profiles and concert information generated using WordPress.
  • Research and write press releases/information bulletins regarding the organization's goals, volunteer requirements/benefits, touring artists and concert series. Communicate with community organizations, schools, media representatives and concert hosts.
  • Update website and social media.

Artist Support and Liaison

  • Develop, produce and distribute musicians' touring information for September 2017 tours.
  • Communicate with musicians as required.

Other Related Duties

REQUIREMENTS

  • Post-secondary student returning to studies after September 2, 2017.
  • Bilingual with excellent French and English written and spoken communications skills.
  • Excellent computer skills including MSOffice, WordPress. Knowledge of graphic design programs including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator would be helpful.
  • This position is appropriate for students wishing to develop skills and experience in Arts Administration, Volunteer Program Management, Community Economic Development, Non-Profit Sector Management, Marketing and Communications, Other.