KHC hiring: Coordinator (part time / permanent)

Kicking Horse Culture is a dynamic, non-profit, community arts council delivering on its mission to engage, energize and enrich the cultural life of Golden, BC – Kicking Horse Country. KHC owns and operates the Art Gallery of Golden, manages the Golden Civic Centre, and programs both a winter and summer performing arts season, the Snow King’s MasqueParade winter festival, a Christmas Craft Faire, a feature film series, and much, much more…. all told about 48 events annually.

Description:
Reporting to the Executive & Artistic Director and the Office &0 Financial Administrator, the coordinator will primarily be responsible for rental bookings of the Golden Civic Centre as well as help coordinate other seasonal projects like the Christmas Craft Faire, MasqueParade, and Summer Kicks etc. As our Coordinator you will be providing personable front-line customer/client service, project coordination, and due diligence administration.

This is a flexible and continuing part-time job or contract that will average 12-15 hours/week – about 720 hrs/annum @ $20/hr.

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:

  • a motivated self-starter who strives to do the right things, in the right way, at the right time 
  • interpersonal and communication skills that serve our customers well
  • sound judgment in negotiations; ability to proactively make timely decisions and solve challenges effectively
  • skill and experience at planning and managing the project timeline and deliverables 
  • an ease and ability utilizing email, spreadsheets, and word processing software 

Please submit a cover letter and résumé to Bill Usher (Executive & Artistic Director) at  jobs@kickinghorseculture.ca If you have relevant reference letters on file, please include them too. Applicants who are contacted for an interview will be provided with detailed responsibilities for this position prior to an interview.