Canada Summer Jobs Position

NOW HIRING: SUMMER STUDENT

  • Job Title: Arts Administrator 
  • Hourly Wage Rate: $14.25/ hour 
  • Total hours: 280 
  • Number of weeks:
  • Number of Positions Available: 1
  • Start Date: May 31, 2021
Circus Sessions 2018

FdFC creates performance work through collaboration with artists across disciplines, combining contemporary circus/dance with artistic curiosity, risk and reflection. Our mandate is to remove barriers, increase inclusiveness, produce arts and cultural activities, strengthen our local, regional and national community, and inspire and enhance its well-being through sharing the joys of circus!

Summer plans include:

  • Circus On The Canal
  • Theatre on Fire (Ontario tour)
  • Kids circus classes and circus camp

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support and collaborate with the Artistic Director, Holly Treddenick, to prepare and realize numerous projects that Femmes du Feu Creations (FdFC) will handle between June and August 2021 
  • Assist with drafting contracts for FdFC artists and technicians
  • Facilitate contract approval and gather signatures from all cast members and technical crew
  • Research, identify and create a list of local school administrators to expand FdFC’s outreach network 
  • Research into funding sources
  • Assist with grant review and editing for various FdFC projects
  • Research relevant news articles or fun facts for social media campaigns 
  • Assist with the planning and execution of social media campaign for the 2021-2022 season
  • Proofread press releases and e-newsletters
  • Update FdFC website with relevant content
  • Schedule social media content on FdFC social media accounts
  • Research cross-promotion opportunities and execute partnerships 
  • Go on-site during rehearsals and events to take pictures for communication and social media purposes 

Assets:

  • Performance experience 
  • Teaching/ coaching experience
  • Willingness to try new things
  • Good with teamwork, collaborative exchanges
  • Comfortable communicating in a variety of situations with a variety of people – enjoy being around people.
  • Digital skills – design skills, ability to use various digital systems to input, access, analyze, organize, create and more.

Priority will be given to:

  • New immigrant/refugee 
  • Indigenous 
  • Visible minorities/racialized youth
  • LGBTQ2 youth 
  • Youth who have not previously been employed and for whom this would be their first job experience 
TWEET TWEET 2018

If you are interested in applying for the position, please send a cover letter (1-page max) expressing your interest and your curriculum vitae to Holly Treddenick holly@femmesdufeu.com. FdFC will consider applications until Friday, May 15, 2021.

We can’t wait to hear from you!

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