The Red Deer Downtown Business Association is seeking an upbeat individual to provide reception duties and support to the Marketing and Event Coordinators for a fixed period. This position will provide the successful applicant the opportunity to develop skills in the following areas:
Answering the phone in a professional manner, transferring calls and taking messages
Greeting guests when they arrive at the office
Electronic filing and other office-related tasks
Maintenance of reception area
Providing support to the Executive Director
Assist with the development and coordination of DBA and/or downtown events as required
During events, all DBA staff are required to participate with an ‘all hands-on deck’ approach
Marketing and External Communications
Assist with the online distribution of the monthly newsletter to DBA members. Includes content collection, compilation, and distribution
Establish participants of marketing initiatives
Updating content of the DBA website through a CMS interface
Updating our web-based business database
Social Media Management
Social media (including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) management as required to connect with DBA members, local partners, supporters, performing artists, and to promote DBA programs and events. Responding to general inquiries
Other duties as assigned.
Start Date: Immediate
Contract length: 25-30 hours per week until March 31, 2020.
Application Process: Interested candidates are asked to provide a cover letter, resumé and 3 references.
In person: Downtown Business Association #120, 5009 50 Ave, Red Deer AB T4N 4B2