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Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Other
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Cover letter
  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
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COVID-19 Support

Volunteer Assistant to the Executive Director

4715 50 Ave, Calmar, AB, T0C 0V0 [map]
3-5 hours / weekly
3 Months
Role: Support the ED in the back-end development of Zyp Art Gallery. (Virtual Position)

Skills Required: Ability to have work delegated to them. Ability to clarify instructions (ask questions). Attention to detail. Ability to work independently. Someone who can take initiative. 

Time Commitment: Flexible (we do work with your needs, so the times are flexible.) Ideally, we'd love 2 hours a day up to 4 days. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO: 

- You will be handed supplementary work on projects that the ED is currently working on that involves various departments such as Marketing, Financial, Operations, Human Resources, and IT. 

- What will be worked on will be something that is discussed prior to starting your volunteer term, so that this opportunity best helps you grow your skillset.


WHY THIS POSITION IS FOR YOU:

-  You like variety and not having each day be the same.

- You like challenging work that pushes your cognitive, problem solving, and creative skills.

- You’re not sure what parts of an organization interest you and want an opportunity to try multiple hats. This position offers that variety.

- You don’t know where your interests lie and need a place you can figure that out. The variety this role provides will allow you to see what sings out to you.

- You plan to work in an organization with the goal to be in upper management. The work of an Executive Director involves running the organization. The skills you gain as an assistant will help build your resume.
Additional Details & Skills Required
1-1.5hr Volunteer Orientation Day
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
SKILLS YOU WILL GAIN:
Because you will be dipping your toes into all aspects of an organization, you will gain a basic understanding of the 5 main departments within an organization: Marketing, Finance, Operations, Human Resources, and IT.

You will gain experience working in an office setting, thereby providing you the experience to apply to office jobs with higher wages, fixed hours, and benefits, as compared to retail.

You will learn to work effectively and with minimum supervision.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Other
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Cover letter
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth