KAPISANAN seeks P/T Development Coordinator

KAPISANAN Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture is Canada’s premiere Filipino-Canadian arts & cultural facility located in Toronto. We are seeking an energetic, motivated, dynamic, and reliable multi-tasker. The Development Coordinator will lead our revenue generation strategy and events planning. The Development Coordinator will support the Programs & Outreach Manager and the Executive Director. He/she will also coordinate the day-to-day operations including written and oral communications, grant budget tracking, and general administration. The Development Coordinator will also be required to provide leadership to the KAPISANAN community.

The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, and a keen interest in non-profit arts/cultural events, marketing, operations strategy, and innovation.

This work is NOT boring. Guaranteed! Join our team and be part of building a Filipino-Canadian institution!


  • must be a high school graduate
  • must be a Canadian citizen or a landed immigrant
  • must be willing to work KAPISANAN hours of operation and special events

12 hours per week(2 shifts with possibility of add-on shifts) $12.50 per hour Position start date is immediately, 6-month contract with possibility of extension and increase in hours.

Application deadline is October 20, 2010.

Please EMAIL resume as Microsoft Word attachment to the Executive Director, and HR Committee: caroline@kapisanancentre.com

Subject line: PT Development Coordinator

We are seeking a dynamic and committed person who has: - A combination of education in a related fields and/or equivalent life experience - A natural and proven capacity to multi-task - Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel -Proficiency with Quickbooks, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator (or willing to train) - Proven leadership qualities - Understanding of Filipino & Filipino-Canadian culture, experience, and struggles - A passion for empowering youth from an anti-oppression and anti-racist framework - A working knowledge of Tagalog and/or other Filipino dialects (as asset, not required)

Applicant must demonstrate the following:

- Commitment to excellence - Creativity - Initiative - Be able to work independently as well as be a team player, and team leader - Detail-oriented - Analytical and problem solving skills - Excellent communications skills (written, verbal, presentation, and comprehension) - Unflappable ability to multi-task under pressure and meet deadlines - Excellent organizational and time-management skills - Excellent interpersonal skills

KAPISANAN is an equal opportunity employer. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.