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Old Town Community Association
March 23, 2021
Yellowknife, Canada
Job Type
6k-8k depending on experience
Northwest Territories


Seeking Festival Coordinator for the 15th annual Old Town Ramble & Ride Festival. July 30th- August 1st, 2021



The festival Coordinator will be responsible for all of the tasks involved with organizing, managing and running a successful three-day festival.  


Closing Date: April 2nd, 2021



Reports to: Old Town Community Association board members. 

Managing up to 35 volunteers.

External contacts: City contacts, businesses, general public, volunteers, etc



  • Organize, attend, and manage weekly and/or by-weekly meetings with the OTCA board. 
  • PT hours from May- mid July. 
  • FT hours weeks leading up to and during the festival. July 30th - August 1st 
  • PT in August.
  • Coordinate all elements of the festival.
  • Complete multiple final reports in a timely manner and basic prep for funding applications.


Position Type: Part &  temp Full-Time

Position Duration: May-August 


Apply By:



  • Excellent interpersonal skills, even temperament, ability to supervise effectively
  • Strong organizational and management skills
  • Strong communication and marketing skills
  • Computer skills
  • Ability to handle fast paced environment with many disruptions
  • Ability to recruit and manage volunteers 
  • Willing to work various hours leading up, during, and after the festival
  • Comfortable with physical activity during setup and teardown
  • Ability to adapt to changing health regulations and protocols

* Punctuality with final reports  

Company Info

The Old Town Community Association is a group of local business owners and volunteers who are dedicated to the enrichment of and engagement of the local community. Most of its members have been on the board since the first festival and are committed to its success.

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