About the Ontario Co-operative Association: On Co-op develops, unites and promotes co-operatives throughout the province of Ontario. The Ontario Co-operative Association Inc. (On Co-op™) believes that co-operatives build a better world. We are the trade association and capacity-building organization that develops, educates and advocates for Ontario's 1,300 co-operative businesses.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Working with both the Communications & Event and Member Relations Managers, you will assist in the planning, development and execution of a province-wide, full-day event taking place in September 2017 in Toronto ON. There are three key components to this event: the Annual General Meeting, the Conference and the Dinner Banquet.
KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS:
**ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AS THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT**
In order to be considered for this position, applicants MUST fulfil the following Job Creation Program (JCP) criteria: be unemployed, out of school, and eligible for Employment Insurance (EI) – be it either a current EI recipient or having accessed EI in the last 3 years. The EI eligibility status of the candidate(s) selected for an interview will be reviewed and confirmed prior to the interview. The selected candidate will be required to visit an Employment Ontario Service Provider in Guelph ON, to complete a JCP application that will be submitted to the Ministry of Advanced Education and Stills Development, Employment Training Division, for review, prior to confirmation of participation.
Timeline: 35 hours per week, starting in June 2017 and ending October 27, 2017
Attire: Business casual
Hours: Approx. 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday
Location: The majority of this position will take place at the On Co-op office at 30 Douglas Street, Guelph, ON. There will be minimal travel, however, the individual will be required to stay overnight in Toronto on Sept. 27 and 28 to help set-up and work the event.
Please apply in writing ONLY, by emailing your cover letter and resume to us by the deadline of June 23, 2017 by 4:00pm EST. Please quote the position title in the subject heading, and confirm that you meet the eligibility criteria in your cover letter.
Attention to: Audrey Aczel, Communications & Event Manager, Email: aaczel ontario.coop*
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GoodWork ID: 40607 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jun 4 2017