Momentum Thrive and EconoUs2017 Administrator Part Time in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

Thrive and EconoUs2017 Administrator
Calgary, AB

Support logistics for exhibitors. Check out our mission, vision and values on our website. Thrive and EconoUs2017 Administrator….

Position: Thrive and EconoUs2017 Administrator

0.6FTE, 6 month term, April to October 2017

Want to do work that makes a difference?

We work to change lives. Check out our mission, vision and values on our website. Don’t forget to read about how we work with our participants and the local economy to make a difference.

Momentum staff are expected to work cooperatively with others; demonstrate flexibility in organizing work; have good communication skills; and demonstrate thoughtfulness in decision making.

Staff must be non-judgmental and receptive in approach and reflect genuine concern, respect and commitment towards the individual, family and community.

The Organization:
Momentum is an award winning and nationally recognized community economic development organization utilizing innovative approaches to poverty reduction. Thrive is a community leadership initiative of Momentum, which works with local economy leaders, entrepreneurs, and neighbourhood champions to build a thriving, resilient and inclusive economy for all. This year Momentum (Thrive) is pleased to be a host partner for EconoUs2017; a national Community Economic Development gathering.

What you’ll be doing:
Provide event planning support for EconoUs2017

Provide fund development support for EconoUs2017

Provide onsite support for EconoUs2017

Develop content for EconoUs2017 and Thrive communications

Manage social media content for EconoUs2017 and Thrive

Who we’re looking for:
A dynamo! You see yourself as an efficient multitasker capable of providing logistical support for a large conference (September 13 – 15). You are self-motivated and excel working independently. You love to write and find ease in navigating social media platforms.

What you need to do it well:
You have demonstrated organization skills

You have event planning experience

You have strong oral and written communication skills

You have experience managing social media content for organizations

Key Areas of Responsibility:
Provide event planning and onsite support for EconoUs2017

Recruit and coordinate volunteers

Develop a participant kit that aligns with the values of EconoUs

Develop a conference map and signage based on a campus model approach

Support administration of bursary applications

Support logistics for exhibitors

Be onsite during EconoUs2017 to assist with set up, delivery, and take down.

Provide fund development support

Draft sponsorship agreements

Support management of sponsorship agreements

Develop content for EconoUs and Thrive communications

Creative writing for EconoUs and Thrive including blogs

Creative writing for Thrive newsletters

Support content development for www.thrivecalgary.org

Manage social media content for EconoUs and Thrive

Develop, schedule and post content on social media based on communication plans for EconoUs and Thrive

Social media engagement to grow followers for Thrive

To apply:
Please forward resume with covering letter:
Via e-mail to:
[email protected]

State competition number in subject line of email.

Attention: Hiring Committee

Competition Number: CCVO0301

Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

Applicants must state salary expectations in their cover letter.

Momentum is an equal opportunity employer. Persons from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

To see why Momentum is a great place to work and what we have to offer visit www.momentum.org

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-03-25
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