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Marketing & Development Assistant - Rosebud Centre of the Arts

May 26, 2014
May 16, 2014
Rosebud Centre of the Arts
Rosebud Theatre is Alberta’s largest rural professional theatre. Our annual summer musical (16 weeks) is the largest revenue generator for our not-for-profit organization. This position is a full-time summer posting that would provide meaningful summer employment and allow the candidate opportunities to develop trade skills, time management, and creative-problem solving. The candidate would also benefit from the arts and culture available in the hamlet of Rosebud.

To assist in attracting Canadian Badlands tourists to Rosebud Theatre’s summer cultural offerings, the Marketing & Development Assistant shall support the Marketing Associate and Development Manager in the areas of marketing, communications, database development, social media, parades, special events and donor relations.


- To develop and manage a program to increase awareness of Rosebud School of the Arts and Rosebud Theatre to the public through participation in community parades.
- Organize Rosebud Centre of the Arts’ participation  in community events.
- Assist to develop and execute a targeted marketing campaign to local area tourists for Rosebud Theatre’s summer musical CHICKENS and studio stage production FREUD’S LAST SESSION.
- Research and develop databases for new markets for Rosebud Theatre
· Assist with preparation of direct mail campaigns
- Press release and advertising copywriting/editing.
· Assist the Development Manager with special events and campaigns
· Contests and summer promotion administration.
- RCA liaison for 15 Minutes of Fame Festival and Rosebud Chamber Music Festival
- Other duties as assigned.  

The ideal candidate will have a definite passion for the performing arts and an intense desire to work with the public. Additional qualifications include:
- Demonstrated strong organizational and communication skills
- Computer literacy
- Team player and independent worker
- Ability to function in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to support the vision of the RCA in the successful execution of department strategies
- Must be a returning student between the ages of 15 to 30.

This position would be under the daily supervision of the Marketing Associate and pays $13/hr.

To Apply

Please submit your cover letter and resume to Shauna Murphy by May 26, 2014, at:
Rosebud Centre of the Arts
Box 654, Rosebud, AB  T0J 2T0
Phone: 403-677-2350   Fax: 403-677-2390