We’re hiring!

Member Services Coordinator

Position: Part-time

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 (weekly e-bulletin, quarterly newsletter layout, maintaining website, updating social media), and general office administration, including our resource room. The Member Services Coordinator also assists with event planning, the delivery of WANL programs and services, and provides assistance to various committees, including sitting on our Membership Committee. 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 and WordPress; experience updating social media channels; experience in newsletter layout/design (Adobe InDesign); 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 also as part of a team.

Remuneration: $15/hour, 25 hours/week

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 pm, May 26, 2017

Please send your cover letter, CV, including 2 references, to the Hiring Committee, c/o Wendi Smallwood at wanl@nf.aibn.com with subject line: Member Services Coordinator

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