EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES


Media Coordinator

The Foundry Art Centre is currently looking to fill the full-time position of Media Coordinator.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Designing logos and any graphic media needed for exhibitions, events, education, membership, etc.

  • Updating and maintaining FAC website.

  • Posting events, exhibitions, and upcoming classes on online calendars.

  • Managing FAC Facebook page, including boosted posts and Facebook ads, as well as other social media platforms: Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.

  • Designing and coordinating email blasts.

  • Designing any Foundry ads.

  • Photographing ongoing events and exhibition openings to post online.

  • Sending print material, such as the seasonal newsletters, off to the printers.

  • Assembling online forms on Formstack for any paid event: Exhibition entries, Classes, concerts, membership, etc.

  • Manage and track emails and email databases.

  • Maintain organized files of all media.

Qualifications

  • Excellent design sense and a creative mindset.

  • Ability to communicate and collaborate well with coworkers.

  • Proficient knowledge of Adobe products: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in graphic communications or proficient work experience.

  • Ability to schedule and meet deadlines for various projects.

  • Able to remain consistent with the branding and identity of the Foundry Art Centre.

  • Strong proofing and editing skills.

  • Ability to communicate visual design concepts with others.

  • Familiarity with Mac and Windows operating systems.

  • Experience with Microsoft office products (Word, Excel, etc).

Required for all Foundry Art Centre Employees:

  • Flexibility of schedule; willingness to work weekends, evenings, special events, long hours, and fill in when necessary.

  • Willingness to go above and beyond listed duties. Employees are expected to maintain a clean shared work space and cooperate in maintaining facilities, setting up and breaking down events, etc.

  • All Foundry Art Centre Employees must be excellent team members. Job descriptions are not limited to the duties in one’s own area when able to assist coworkers. Special events, programming, and exhibitions require the cooperation of all staff members both in planning and execution.

This position pays a salary and offers benefits.

Interested applicants may send a resume, cover letter, and portfolio (PDF or Website URL is acceptable) to Executive Director Melissa Whitwam at melissa@foundryartcentre.org.