SAW Video Media Art Centre is seeking a talented, dynamic, and bilingual Communications Coordinator to build and enhance communications at our busy centre. The successful candidate will promote SAW Video’s programming initiatives regionally, provincially, and nationally; enhance SAW Video’s profile through social media and in the press; and design and implement new marketing and promotional tools.

Established in 1981, SAW Video is Eastern Ontario’s largest and oldest media art centre.  SAW Video provides many services to artists including affordable access to video production equipment and facilities, grant and mentorship programs, a comprehensive range of workshops as well as screenings and exhibitions.

HOURS OF WORK:  24 hours per week

Starting salary:    $17 per hour with health/dental benefits


- A university degree or college diploma in communications or a related field;

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and French;

- Experience in graphic design for print and web;

- Experience in media relations and in social media;

- Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop,  In Design, and Mailchimp;

- Self-motivation and the ability to work independently and collaboratively;

- Knowledge of contemporary media art practice would be a strong asset.
Deadline for applications: Friday, June 12th, 2015, 5pm.
Please submit by email (sawvideo@sawvideo.com) the following documents:
- A letter of intent (up to 2 pages) describing your skills and experience as they relate to this position
- Curriculum vitae or résumé
- Three references with names, positions and contact information
Send to:

Hiring Committee – Communications Coordinator
SAW Video Association
67 Nicholas St., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7B9
Phone: (613) 238-7648 / Fax: (613) 238-4617

SAW Video is committed to employment equity. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

About us:  SAW Video is a not-for-profit, artist-run media art centre that fosters the growth and development of artists through access to equipment, training, mentorship, and programming. Our mission is to support a diverse community of media artists empowered by technology, programming and the exchange of ideas. For more information on SAW Video, check out our web site: www.sawvideo.com


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