Cutting Barriers is seeking a Program Assistant to help with the day to day tasks of setting up a new social program with a business venture aspect. The Program Assistant job duties include grant writing, helping coordinate fundraising activities, attending meetings and taking notes, and managing our social media channels and newsletter communications.
We need someone who is an independent worker and a self-starter who has a passion for making change in their community. Familiarity with tools such as Office 365, Outlook, Word, and Excel are assets; however the right person can be trained. Must have a willingness to learn, excellent communication skills, and the ability to problem solve and manage multiple priorities. Experience working or volunteering with nonprofit organizations is an asset.
This position is made possible through the Canada Summer Jobs Grant. To be eligible, students most have been registered as full-time students in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year.
Job title: Program Assistant
Start date: June 18
End date: August 12
Total time: 8 weeks at 30 hrs/week = 240 total hours
Deadline to apply: June 8, 2018