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We’re Hiring! Event Co-ordinators x2

Job Description:

The Event Co-ordinators will be assisting Northern Lights Festival Boréal with numerous activities including: Payment/Ticket Management (Shipping, Maintaining Records, Accepting/Processing Payments), Assisting in Telephone/In-person inquiries, Coordination of Festival activities (Volunteer Areas), Assisting in Volunteer and Festival Logistics, Assisting in Merchandise preparation/inventory control, telephone/in-person inquiries, coordination of festival activities (media, sponsor, vendor relations), Assisting in Festival set-up/tear-down, Assisting in general event coordination.

Applicants must have strong organizational skills, work well under pressure, able to meet tight deadlines and work well in a team environment.

Applicants must act as an ambassador for NLFB in a positive and professional manner.

Other Job Tasks Include:

• Requesting donations / sponsorship from local businesses

• Following up via telephone re: Donations and City Permits/Requests

Must be willing to work irregular and extended hours around special events.

French language skills and access to a vehicle are an asset (mileage paid).

This is a summer position funded under the Employment and Skills Development Canada – Canada Summer Jobs program.

NOTE: Candidate eligibility has changed from previous years: Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 30 years of age. If successful, candidate may need to provide proof of age.

Anticipated Start Date: July 19, 2021

Length of contract: 9 weeks, 30 hours/week

Rate of pay: $14.25 / hour

PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATIONS (RESUME + COVER LETTER) TO: director@nlfb.ca

Applicants will automatically be considered for both positions.

NLFB acknowledges the support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Summer Jobs Program.