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July 26, 2021

Summer Position: Artsweek 2021 Marketing and Communications Associate

Artsweek is a biennial arts festival produced and presented by the Electric City Culture Council (EC3) in Peterborough, Ontario.

This job offers an opportunity to work directly with the Artsweek Festival Producer, Associate Producer and Electric City Culture Council (EC3) staff, skilled volunteers and Board members to assist in the design, and delivery of an Audience Development Campaign for the 2021 festival, including a strategic outreach campaign to marginalized communities who have specific barriers to accessing arts, culture and heritage experiences and opportunities. This project aims to create a high-profile, vibrant picture of the Artsweek 2021 Festival and change up the audience profile. The Festival brings new work by local artists to new audiences and features more than one hundred artists in 30 different events. All events are free.

Artsweek 2021’s programming and presentation takes COVID-19 into consideration.

Under the Canada Summer Jobs guidelines, this opportunity is for people who are aged 15 to 30 years (inclusive) at the start of employment. Candidate must be Canadian citizen, permanent resident or a person upon whom refugee protection has been conferred, and who is legally entitled to work in Ontario. This position is being funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program, a component of the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy.

Deadline for applications: July 26, 2021 at 11:59pm


The Electric City Culture Council is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from self-identified members of marginalized/racialized communities (visible and invisible) including Indigenous people, Deaf people, people with disabilities, new Canadians, and those identifying as LGBTQ2+.