AB11 - Event Assistant and Festival Store Coordinator - Ottawa International Animation Festival
(Job posting is notfor summer/full-time students)
Contract Term: Desired 26 Weeks
START DATE: August 5, 2019
END DATE: January 31, 2020
Summary: The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) is one of the leading events of its kind in the world. It's an annual five-day event with a total attendance of 28,000 attracting artists, producers, students and animation fans from around the world. As Event Assistant and Festival Store Coordinator, you will work with the OIAF Managing Director to coordinate the Festival boutique throughout the duration of the Ottawa International Animation Festival. Post-Festival, the position will entail growing the reach of the OIAF Shopify store and helping on all aspects of event organization.
Office location: The Arts Court - Byward Market Area
Skills and Abilities
a) You have been previously employed in Canada and contributed to the Employment Insurance Premium program via employee payroll deductions (part time or full time for any number of weeks per calendar year) for at least 5 of the last 10 years (the 5 years do not need to be consecutive); OR
b) You have previously established an Employment Insurance (E.I.) benefit claim (regular benefits) with Service Canada within the last three years, OR
c) You have previously established an Employment Insurance maternity/parental leave Employment Insurance benefit claim within the last five years.
Learning Opportunities and Additional Benefits
Incumbents are offered positions of 30 hours per week (4 days per week) and are provided a payment of $423 per week ($14.10 per hour) by the Province of Ontario.
Forward your resume and cover letter. Please note, only selected candidates who meet the JCP eligibility criteria will be contacted for an interview; applicants must indicate how they meet the eligibility in their email and/or cover letter. To learn more about the JCP program, please visit: http://www.ottawafestivals.ca/jobs/jcp-overview/.
Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Job Types: Temporary, Contract
Salary: $14.10 /hour