Employment Opportunities

Location: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Position Title: Saskatchewan Living Green Expo Coordinator
Duration: August 13, 2018 – May 31, 2019 (some flexibility on start/finish dates); 8-10 hrs/week
Compensation: $18-20/hr, depending on experience
Application Deadline: July 26, 2018

Primary activities include:
The Expo Coordinator will be tasked with organizing and delivering the Saskatchewan Living Green Expo – an event to promote green businesses and help people adopt green practices into their everyday lives.

Responsible for overall event planning, such as:

  • Organize event facility
  • Secure businesses to exhibit at the Expo
  • Create registration and info packages for exhibitors
  • Manage exhibitor registration
  • Provide support to sponsors
  • Support promotion in media re: placements for radio/newspaper; and carry out interviews
  • Create & manage social media for the Expo
  • Develop and post website content
  • Manage project budget
  • Schedule & manage regular meetings with the volunteer organizing committee
  • Manage volunteers during the Expo
  • Organize speakers for Expo stages
  • Other tasks as needed

The ideal candidate must be outgoing and comfortable in approaching new exhibitors. They must be able to demonstrate strong organizational skills, excellent attention to detail, have the ability to multi-task, and express a calm demeanour when under pressure. The candidate will also need social media and website management skills (i.e. Squarespace), and familiarity and experience with Excel spreadsheets. Experience working with charitable organizations is a definite asset.

Resumes should be sent to: allysonb@environmentalsociety.ca by July 26, 2018