2017 Festival

Summer Student Job Posting

Start date:              June 19th
End date:               August 25th
Hours per week:   Flexible weekly hours, totalling 180 over the contract
Contract salary:    $2,158.00                                        

Deadline:            Friday, June 9th, 2017

JOB DESCRIPTION

The St. John’s Storytelling Festival is seeking a summer student! Our perfect candidate is friendly, organized, calm, and communicative, with a keen interest in helping our cultural sector to thrive! Perfect for students in business, administration, folklore, communications, design, and cultural production.

REQUIREMENTS:

• Between the ages of 15 and 30
• Was a full time student in the last school year
• Intending to return to school in the fall

DUTIES:

Social Media: keep our facebook, twitter, and instagram lively and active, scheduling and
   posting content that will excite and interest our audience
Design: design images to varying specs according to use online and in print
Communications: Have an active involvement in developing our marketing strategies,
    partnership and sponsorship packages – we’re looking for bright new ideas!
Administrative: Liaise with storytellers, venues, board members, website manager,
    and volunteers in a timely fashion
• Maintain detailed records including contact, booking, contract, and travel information
• Participate in budget drafting and updates
• Work closely with the board and the Festival Administrator to establish timelines,
   distribute tasks, and ensure duties are completed efficiently

HOW TO APPLY:

Send us a brief cover letter and resume by midnight on Friday, June 9th, 2017, at:
storytellingstjohns@gmail.com
Interviews will take place June 13 – 16.




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