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Whether you’re part of an organization or just a book lover, there have always been opportunities to get involved with The Word On The Street. Read below for the best ways to be a part of the biggest book and magazine festival in Canada. - Que vous soyez membre d’une organisation ou tout simplement un amateur de lecture, il y a toujours eu des occasions de s’impliquer auprès de The Word on the Street. Lisez ce qui suit pour connaître les meilleurs moyens de participer au plus vaste festival des livres et des magazines au Canada.
There is currently one job opportunity with The Word On The Street’s Toronto book and magazine festival
Event Coordinator (APPLICATION PERIOD IS CLOSED)
The Word On The Street Toronto engages readers of all ages and appetites, champions writers from where we live, and hosts Canada’s largest book and magazine festival – a forum for vital new stories and ideas. We are seeking a personable, detail-oriented events specialist to join our small but mighty team from March through October 2018.
The Event Coordinator will effectively coordinate event logistics and communications for programming and exhibitors at our 2018 festival. This position reports to the Festival Director and works in collaboration with other staff to develop short- and long-term strategies for The Word On The Street festival, which attracts over 200,000 visitors to Toronto each September.
This is an eight-month full-time contract position with a possibility for year-round employment at completion. The position requires some evening and weekend work, such as providing onsite support at special events. Performance reviews will be conducted after three and six months in the role. An employee benefits plan is available after three months. A small budget for professional development is also available. Compensation will be $2,900/month.
The Application Period for this position is now closed. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those invited to an interview will be contacted.