Full Circle: First Nations Performance Society
Job Title: Marketing Communications Manager
Reports to: Artistic Managing Director
Duration: Starting Immediately, December 2020 to July 2021 with possibility of renewal
Term: Contract: Part Time Flexible Hours
Organization Description: 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 Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) 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; Muyuntsut ta Slulum 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:
Human Resource Management:
Remuneration: $40 – $50 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: First Nations’ Performance Society is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we so proudly serve. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, including Indigenous, Black, and People Of Colour (IBPOC) applicants, all genders, nationalities, and persons with disabilities. Applicants as individuals, project specific formal or informal partnerships, or incorporated entities are encouraged to apply.
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
Applications should include a summary of previous experience, references from past contract and or employment and a fee schedule including base fee for all work envisioned under the stated responsibilities above and per hour fee schedule for additional services and or change in the scope of services required.