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Kaeja d’Dance is seeking an Associate Manager

In Jobs on May 12, 2011 by danceumbrella

Kaeja d’Dance is seeking an Associate Manager who will assist the General Manager in fulfilling the  artistic vision of Co-Artistic Directors Karen & Allen Kaeja during an exciting period of activity. This part-time position (up to 30 hours per week) will provide opportunities for a talented, ambitious individual to take on a leading role in fostering the administrative development of new Company work in contemporary dance performance, education and film. This position will remain open until filled.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the General Manager and Co-Artistic Directors in the development of new large-scale, site-specific  community dance productions in Seaton Village, Jane/Finch and other neighbourhoods at home and abroad
  •   Assist in the cultivation of partnerships with large corporations, foundations, small-to-medium sized enterprises, individual  donors and other community-based organizations
  •  Assist with the coordination of annual education and outreach activities
  •  Submit and track applications to international film/performance festivals
  •  Manage the dissemination of social networking, website and regular eNewsletters (viaConstantContact)
  •  First line of contact with the public (answer phone calls,emails,etc)
  •  Upkeep of databases and mailing lists
  •  Evaluation and reporting of all activities
  •  General clerical duties and other activities as require

Qualifications:

  •  Strong administrative, communications, writing and management skills
  •   Must be highly organized and motivated, able to multi-task, learn quickly and prioritize in a fast-paced team environment
  •  Experience in the arts and/or the not-for-profit sector
  •  Knowledge of modern dance or the contemporary performing arts milieu an asset
  • Web and computer savvy in Mac environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word Excel) FileMaker
  • Knowledge and/or experience in web/graphic design (HTML, CSS,Photoshop,InDesign, Illustrator, Drupal Content Management&system) an asset

Please email a cover letter, resume and 2 references by June 3, 2011 to kaeja@kaeja.org, attention Jessa

Agilo-Copeland, General Manager.

Kaeja d’Dance is committed to building a more diverse workplace and encourage all qualified applicants  to apply.  However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Kaeja d’Dance  

734 Euclid Avenue,

Toronto, Ontario, M6G 2V2

Tel: 416-516-6030

Fax: 416-537-5205

E-mail: kaeja@kaeja.org

E-mail: kaeja@kaeja.org

Web: http://www.kaeja.org

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