Awards Program Conusltant

Creative City Network of Canada

Deadline:
February 20, 2019
Job description:

 

The primary goal of the Consultant is to execute the annual Creative City Network of Canada (CCNC) Awards Program for municipal members in consultation with the General Manager.


ABOUT CCNC

Through its work, the Creative City Network of Canada helps build the capacity of local cultural planning professionals - and by extension local governments - to nurture and support cultural development in their communities. By doing so, CCNC aims to improve the operating climate and conditions of artists, arts, heritage, and cultural organizations across the country, and the quality of life in Canadian communities of all sizes.

ABOUT THE AWARDS PROGRAM

Celebrating the outstanding achievements of Canadian municipalities in Cultural Leadership, Cultural Planning, Public Art, and Cultural Events, the annual CCNC Awards Program is designed to acknowledge and celebrate the excellent work being done by its municipal members. Awards are presented at the annual Creative City Summit and raise awareness of best practices and excellence in the field.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with the General Manager of CCNC, the Consultant will be responsible to coordinate:

  • Call for Nominations;
  • Call for Jury Members;
  • Selection of the Jury and provide an information session for the Jurors; and
  • Oversee Jury Selection process in consultation with the General Manager
KEY QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience mobilizing and working with national teams that meet regularly via teleconference;
  • Exceptional critical thinking, writing, promotional, and marketing skills; and experience with adjudication processes;
  • Has a proven track record in seeing projects to completion;
  • Enthusiastic to work with Creative City Network of Canada on this legacy project;
  • Works from home, with reliable access to own computer, telephone, standard social media and software; and
  • Not currently working for a municipality or local government in Canada

TERM REQUIREMENTS

Part-time from April 1 - June 30, 2019.


REMUNERATION

The Consultant will be paid a fee of $3,000.00. 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send your expression of interest (maximum 1 page) and résumé to Anna Whelan, CCNC General Manager, by email manager@creativecity.ca.


DEADLINE TO APPLY

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 11:59 p.m. PST