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WJB IS HIRING, JOIN OUR TEAM: Marketing & Operations Manager

September 27, 2010

Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues is seeking a dynamic and skilled individual to fill the role of Marketing & Operations Manager as the organization moves into its 10th year in 2011! This position is a leadership role that requires a motivated, independent, and out-going individual with the flexibility to work evenings and weekends, as well as the ability to work under pressure. See the full job description below for more details.

MARKETING & OPERATIONS MANAGER

Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues (WJB) is seeking a full‐time, permanent employee to fill the role of Marketing & Operations Manager in St. John’s Newfoundland.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing & Operations Manager will be responsible for the administration of Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues, including marketing, public relations, government/agency relations, contract negotiations, and volunteer management.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee office management and administrative functions: maintenance of accounts payable/receivable, expense claims management, monitoring of main phone line, general data entry, purchasing;
  • Develop and distribute WJB marketing and communication plans and materials: media releases, letters, invitations, website content, social media and other marketing initiatives;
  • Manage support personnel: delegation of tasks, follow‐up, status reports, time sheets, leave approval, disciplinary action, conflict resolution;
  • Volunteer program management: recruiting efforts, volunteer screening, orientation/training, scheduling and retention efforts;
  • Assist Executive Director with the coordination of fundraising activities, grant applications, and corporate sponsorship proposals as required;
  • Develop and implement WJB Membership Program.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in an appropriate field: Commerce, Communications, or Arts Management;
  • Experience in marketing special events, particularly artistic or cultural activities would be an asset;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Must be able to meet deadlines and perform under pressure;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office;
  • Self‐motivated with the ability to work independently and collaboratively;
  • Must be able to work flexible hours;
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle;
  • Experience with Simply Accounting would be an asset;
  • Experience with design software would be an asset;
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience would be considered.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please send resumes to the attention of

James Price

Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues

90 O’Leary Avenue, Suite 203

St. John’s, NL A1B 2C7

James.price@whscc.nl.ca

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For more information please contact:

Liz Dunbar at 709-739-7734

liz@wreckhousejazzandblues.com

www.wreckhousejazzandblues.com

Full Job Description here

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