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On-site Event Coordinator (Open to High School Students!)

Your abilities

  • Set up, tear down and help keep track of inventory
  • Register and chaperone performers
  • Assist with vendor and sponsor load-in and load-out (e.g. show vendors and sponsors to their booth locations, ensure clear pathways for vehicles to drive safely, etc)
  • Provide recommendations on day-of festival operations for future improvements

Eligibility

Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;

  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,

  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

*International students are not eligible participants.

Details

  • Earliest start date: Jul 2, 2024

  • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours

  • Term: Jul 2 – Aug 9, 2024, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role

  • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h

  • Must have access to own laptop and phone

To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page.

Applications will not be accepted after Mar 31, 2024 @ 11:59pm.

Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

Click Here to Apply!

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Associate Community Outreach Coordinator

Your abilities:

Pre-production
Recruit & vet volunteers and design a volunteer schedule; collect paperwork from vendors

Production
Supervise volunteers and vendors during events

Post-production
Prepare volunteer hours documentation and update processes regarding volunteers and vendors.

Eligibility

Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
    *International students are not eligible participants.

Details

  • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
  • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
  • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
  • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
  • Must have access to own laptop and phone

To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

Click Here to Apply!

Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

Associate Event Coordinator

Your abilities:

Pre-production
Sending and receiving invoices, contracts and advancing documents from performers and event suppliers

Production
Registering, chaperoning and helping stage manage on-site and virtual performers and event suppliers

Post-production
Collecting feedback from and updating processes regarding performers and event suppliers

Eligibility
Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
    *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Associate Web Developer

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production

    Update our WordPress website to convey key information to target audiences, ensuring cross-browser & mobile compatibility, compliance with accessibility guidelines, UX & UI principles and proper SEO. Knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript is required

    Production
    Coordinate with the marketing team to creating landing pages and other tracking tools

    Post-production
    Compile website analytics and document web-related processes

    Eligibility

    Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
      *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Associate Social Media Coordinator

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Create a social media content calendar

    Production
    Post engaging content that follows our brand guidelines on Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and Twitter

    Post-production
    Track the performance of posts that we make and posts that others make about us

    Eligibility

    Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
      *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Associate Public Relations Coordinator

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Draft press releases and coordinate editorial coverage & ad buys with print, radio, TV, online and out-of-home outlets

    Production
    Pitch media releases and secure media coverage & interviews for our events

    Post-production
    Track all media coverage received

    Eligibility

    Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
      *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Associate Music Engraver

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Transcribing music by ear into Sibelius and sending scratch tracks & PDF charts to session musicians

    Production
    Answering questions from session musicians and setting up rehearsals and soundchecks

    Post-production
    Collecting feedback from and updating processes regarding session musicians

    Eligibility
    Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:

    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

    *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $17.05/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59 pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity.

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Social Media Content Creator

    Your Abilities

    Pre-production

    Conceptualize and plan engaging short-form content (e.g. reels) for Instagram, TikTok and YouTube shorts. Having a proven track record for creating high-performing content is a strong asset

    Production

    Capture, edit and post short-form content on Instagram, TikTok and YouTube shorts

    Post-production

    Track the performance of content that we create and recommend ways to improve future content

    Eligibility

    • Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:
    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

    *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $18.55/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Candidates are encouraged to include a PDF or link to their portfolio.

    Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Stage Emcee/Announcer

    Your abilities

    Pre-production

    Write scripts to be read from the main stage at a festival

    Production

    Engage the audience, interview performers, announce upcoming performances and recognize sponsors on-stage at a live festival

    Post-production

    Provide recommendations on day-of festival operations for future improvements

    Eligibility

    • Our funder requires the following criteria. Individuals must:
    • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
    • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment*; and,
    • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
    • *International students are not eligible participants.

    Details

    • Earliest start date: Apr 29 or Jul 2, 2024
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Term: 16 weeks if starting Apr 29 or 6 weeks if starting Jul 2, with opportunity for long-term PT or FT extension with the organization in this or another role
    • Compensation: Starting at $18.55/h
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    To apply, please fill out the application form at the bottom of this page. Candidates are encouraged to include a PDF or link to their portfolio.

    Applications will not be accepted after Feb 29, 2024 @ 11:59pm.

    Thank you for your interest in monstrARTity

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Marketing Project Manager

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Create and maintain marketing budgets and marketing calendars for all of our programs

    Production
    Assign tasks to marketing team members and quality-check their work

    Post-production
    Complete ROI analysis on marketing campaigns and tactics

    Details

    • Non-exclusive (consultant may have other non-competing clients), 11-month seasonal contract, renewable annually
    • Perks: Remote work and flexible hours
    • Must have access to own laptop and phone

    Term: 11-month contract, immediate start date

    Compensation: starting at $51,840

    Click Here to Apply!

    Not Eligible to Apply? Click Here!

    Other Opportunities

    Associate Coordinator & specialist roles

    Starting at $17/hr
    (FT, PT, seasonal & annual contracts available)

    Associate Graphic Designer

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production

    Create and update templated marketing materials for print and online (print ads, billboards, web banners, brochures, infographics, etc.). Independent access to Adobe Creative Suite programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) is required

    Production
    Coordinate with printing & merchandising vendors to get assets printed & delivered

    Post-production
    Update our branding guidelines and database of production/printing contacts with new information

    Click Here to Apply!

    Associate Marketing Coordinator - Algorithmic

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production

    Create a boosting/ad schedule aligned with our social media content calendar

    Production
    A/B test and optimize ads & boosted posts on Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, YouTube and Google Ads

    Post-production
    Track the performance of all ads & boosted posts, recommend improvements and document processes related to algorithmic marketing

    Click Here to Apply!

    Consultant Roles

    Starting at $44,850 annualized
    (not all contracts are annual, please see descriptions)

    Sponsorships Consultant

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Develop benefits for different sponsorship levels and create a sponsorship campaign calendar

    Production
    Contact sponsors and agencies to pitch benefits, and oversee the fulfillment of benefits for all deals made

    Post-production
    Document best practices and recommend improvements to pitch materials (sponsor decks, direct emails, online content, videos etc) based on data

    NOTE: Non-exclusive (consultant may have other non-competing clients), 11-month seasonal contract, 0.8 FTE, renewable annually

    Click Here to Apply!

    Production Consultant

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production

    Create stage plots, show run schedules & tech run sheets and place A/V orders

    Production
    Manage the flow & timing of sound checks and stage performances

    Post-production
    Document best practices and recommendations for future events

    Details
    Non-exclusive (consultant may have other non-competing clients), part-time, freelance seasonal contract

    Click Here to Apply!

    Operations Consultant

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production

    Secure critical event infrastructure (security, tents, trailers, portalets, vendor health & safety documentation etc.) and prepare site maps, health & safety plans, load-in/load-out schedules etc.

    Production
    Manage volunteers, vendor load-in/load-out, security & suppliers during events and ensure that all vendors, sponsors & collaborators have their logistical needs met

    Post-production
    Document best practices and recommendations for future events

    Details
    Non-exclusive (consultant may have other non-competing clients), part-time, freelance seasonal contract

    Click Here to Apply!

    Programming Project Manager

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Create and maintain programming/production budgets, programming/production calendars, site maps and production schedules

    Production
    Assign tasks to programming/production team members and quality-check their work

    Post-production
    Analyze feedback collected from audiences, performers, event suppliers and staff, and complete ROI analysis on programming activities

    Details

    • Non-exclusive (consultant may have other non-competing clients), 11-month seasonal contract, renewable annually

    Click Here to Apply!

    Videographer

    monstrARTity regularly engages videographers and video editors for various projects, such as:

    • Capturing archival footage at live events

    • Creating 30-second TV ads for #BollywoodMonster Mashup

    • Interviewing local artists and community members about the impact of monstrARTity’s programs

    If you’re interested in working with us, submit your resume and a link to your portfolio through the application form below.

    You can ignore the two questions that are required for all other positions. When we have an upcoming project we think you’d be a fit for, we’ll contact you to set up a time to meet and discuss the project in greater detail.

    Photographer

    monstrARTity regularly engages photographers to capture its live events.

    If you’re interested in working with us, submit your resume and a link to your portfolio through the application form below.

    You can ignore the two questions that are required for all other positions. When we have an upcoming project we think you’d be a fit for, we’ll contact you to set up a time to meet and discuss the project in greater detail.

    Associate Director Roles

    Starting at $25/hr

    (FT annual contracts available)

    Associate Program Director

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Curate performers and collaborators for events based on internal, comparable and 3rd party data

    Production
    Make changes to programming/production plans as necessary to mitigate risks

    Post-production
    Make decisions for future events based on ROI analysis (e.g. budget allocations)

    Click Here to Apply!

    Associate Marketing Director

    Your abilities:

    Pre-production
    Creat marketing campaign strategies based on internal, comparable and 3rd party data

    Production
    Make changes to marketing plans as necessary to mitigate risks

    Post-production
    Make decisions for future campaigns based on ROI analysis (e.g. budget allocations)

    Click Here to Apply!

    Looking for Field Placements?

    Students studying in Arts Administration, Event Marketing, Event Management and similar fields are welcome to apply to any of the “Associate Coordinator & Specialist” roles listed above for field placements. Please specify in your application whether you’re looking for a paid or unpaid placement. All placement students will automatically be considered for FT or PT paid positions at the end of their placement.

    What’s it like to work at monstrartity?

    Watch these videos and learn what it’s like to be part of the monstrARTity team!

    Apply Here

    Positions will support the following programs:

    • #BollywoodMonster Mashup, a free multi-day South Asian arts festival with concerts, dance, food, family activities and celebrity meet & greets;
    • #MonsterArts, where professional artists provide South Asian arts workshops to children and seniors; and
    • #MonsterMasterclass, a business & marketing mentorship program for selected professional artists practicing South Asian art forms

    *monstrARTity is a hybrid team. Independent work takes place remotely while events, weekly Tuesday team meetings and other stakeholder meetings are in-person in Mississauga

    **Employees, independent contractors and volunteers are required to provide proof of fully vaccinated status against COVID-19, or provide proof of an active medical exemption. Regardless of status, the organization reserves the right to determine in its sole discretion, whether the person is able to fulfill the requirements of the person’s position in a way that does not interfere with or compromise the organization’s operations, the person’s own safety, or the safety of others.

    This policy is subject to change.**

    Application form can be found below.

    Equal Opportunity

    monstrARTity is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diverse candidates to apply. This includes, but is not limited to:

    • Recent immigrants and recent refugees (“recent” is defined as having arrived in Canada within the past five years);
    • Youth who have not previously been employed and for whom this would be their first job experience;
    • Indigenous persons;
    • Persons with disabilities;
    • Persons who have not completed high school;
    • Visible minorities;
    • Members of the LGBTQ2+ community; and
    • Women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)