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Job (Edmonton): General Manager – GeriActors Theatre Ltd.

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Job (Edmonton): General Manager – GeriActors Theatre Ltd.

GeriActors_CMYK_ntag_lrgJob: General Manager, GeriActors Theatre Ltd.

Part-Time / 20 Hours per week (flexible)
Deadline: Sunday June 21, 2015

GeriActors is seeking a highly motivated, organized General Manager who has an interest in seniors and the arts.

Working with the Artistic Director, the General Manager will oversee the daily, long-term, and outreach operations of the company. Responsibilities will be in the areas of outreach, tour management, publicity and marketing, fund development, and general office administration.

This position requires a good sense of time and task management and experience in the not-for-profit sector. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, proactive, organized, can prioritize tasks and work unsupervised.

Key Responsibilities

• Scheduling and Tour Coordination
• Accounting and Budget Management
• Providing information to and liaising with other organizations
• Website development and maintenance
• Publicity and Marketing
• Archiving and Filing
• Managing not-for-profit status
• Initiating grant applications, sponsorship, and fundraising opportunities


• Experience in office administration, working for an arts organization and/or in the not-for-profit sector
• Experience in grant-writing and fund development an asset
• Experience in accounting and budget management an asset
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, Publisher, etc.
• Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communications skills
• Ability to work independently and self manage
• Excellent organizational and time management skills

Salary: Hourly wage commensurate with experience.

Training for this position will take place in July on a part-time, flexible basis. The position will increase to 20 hrs/week in August.

About GeriActors

GeriActors is an intergenerational theatre organization now in its fourteenth season. Their acting company, the GeriActors & Friends (G&F), consists of 15 seniors and students/alumni and produces original theatre based on reminiscence and issues of concern. G&F gives 10 to 15 public performances per year. GeriActors also has an extensive outreach program taking theatre activities to seniors in the community.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of three references by midnight on June 21, 2015 to the Artistic Director via email to Those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information on GeriActors please visit

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