JOB DESCRIPTION: Marketing Communications Manager
REPORTS TO: Artistic Managing Director
DURATION: Starting TBC – March 2023 (part-time) with possibility of extension to Full-Time in Spring 2023.
TERM: Contract: Part-Time Flexible Hours, estimated 15 hours per week
PAY RANGE: $40/hr to $45/hr based on experience
Founded in 1992 by Margo Kane (C.M.) and based in Vancouver, Full Circle: First Nations Performance is the leading non-profit performing arts organization in British Columbia devoted solely to pioneering, amplifying, and celebrating opportunities for Indigenous artists, writers and performers. Our dynamic programming activities take place on the unceded territories of the xwməθkwəyə̓ m (Musqueam), Sḵwxw̱ ú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
This work includes production of The Talking Stick Festival, the only annual Indigenous multi-disciplinary festival on Turtle Island featuring a roster of invited artists that reflect the local, regional, national and international communities; the annual Industry Series; Múyuntstut ta Slúlum music programming; the creation of original performance works and workshops for both local presentation and touring; professional development activities for artists in the FC Ensemble; and other year-round programming that includes Indian Acts, our traveling community engagement series Moccasin Trek: Arts on the Move, a comprehensive Mentorship Program for Indigenous arts professionals along with other Creative projects & productions.
The Marketing Communications Manager plays a critical role in Full Circle’s growth as a key player in the Indigenous Artistic movements not only in Canada, but in the International Indigenous community. Along with our Indigenous partners in Australia and New Zealand, we have significant relations with IBPOC (Indigenous, Black, and People of Color) networks in the US.
Reporting to the Artistic Managing Director, the Marketing Communications Manager has overall accountability for the development and execution of all marketing, public relations and communications for the annual Talking Stick Festival and other events. The Marketing Communications Manager will plan and manage marketing activities for all Full Circle events: productions, co-productions, and partnerships for the duration of the contract.
The marketing communication manager’s responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following tasks:
Marketing knowledge and at least 3 years of experience in a marketing role
This role is required to come into the office.
Remuneration: $40 – $45 p/h commensurate with experience. Hours of work will vary based on activities and may require evening work or weekends from time to time.
Full Circle is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we so proudly serve. Indigenous applicants, people of colour, all genders, 2SLGBTQ+ and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to Indigenous applicants.
Self identification is encouraged.
How to Apply:
Please email your application package, including a cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject line of MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER.
Examples of previous work experience and references may be required.
Deadline for application: We will be accepting applications until the right candidate is found.