April 2, 2019

LiterASIAN Festival Coordinator Job Opportunity

The LiterASIAN Writers Festival is hiring for two positions.  Since its beginning in 2013, the festival's mandate is to increase the public’s appreciation of Asian Canadian literary writing; advancing education in the literary arts; and to promote the literary industry by acknowledging literary publications of new writers.

This is a part-time term position May 1 – October 30, 2019. Wage: $500 /month -- contract.  Hours flexible & negotiable.

Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities: The Festival Coordinator is responsible and accountable for duties related to the day-to-day administration and marketing of the LiterASIAN Festival.  Duties may include:
  • Office and administration procedures of the festival on a day to day basis including: word processing, flow of correspondences, telephone communications, emailing, filing, mailing and other services, as well as involvement in all aspects of festival coordination (see below for further detail)
  • Responsible for keeping records and a spreadsheet of all performer information pertaining to flight scheduling, distribution of complimentary passes, while maintaining the festival budget

Application Deadline April 16, 2019.  Please email resume to: info@literasian.com