Hiring: Member Services Coordinator

Position: Part-time (20 hours/week)

Location: St. John’s, NL

Responsibilities: The Member Services Coordinator reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for: membership (maintaining membership renewals and database), communications to our membership and the literary community (bi-weekly e-bulletin, maintaining website, updating social media), distribution of WORD magazine, general office administration, including our resource room, and other duties as required. The Member Services Coordinator also assists with event planning, the delivery of WANL programs and services, and aids various committees. The position operates out of the Writers’ Alliance office in St. John’s. Some evenings and weekends are required.

Qualifications: Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize duties; proficiency in use of Microsoft Office Suite, WordPress, and MailChimp; experience updating social media channels in a professional environment; attention to detail; facility in managing interactions with the public and service providers; enthusiasm for the local writing scene; and basic knowledge of the publishing industry. The ideal candidate will also possess an energetic and upbeat attitude, initiative, the ability to work alone and as part of a team.

Remuneration: $18/hour

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 pm, October 29th, 2018

Please send your cover letter, CV, including 2 references, to the Hiring Committee, c/o Jen Winsor at director@wanl.ca with subject line: Member Services Coordinator

We thank all those who apply. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.