Partnerships Coordinator

One World Arts is seeking a Partnerships Coordinator to help us build on ongoing partnerships and search for new partners and sponsors. The position would initially be for 10 hours, with possibility of extension, at a rate of pay of $20/hour.


  • Learning about One World Arts and the organization’s partnership and sponsorship history
  • Reviewing and updating One World Arts’ Partners and Sponsors Database
  • Identifying, researching and compiling data on prospective partners and sponsors
  • Contacting current and prospective partners and sponsors to explain One World Arts’ goals and negotiate mutually-beneficial partnership opportunities, including available and/or proposed benefits and deliverables
  • Documenting communications with partners and sponsors and reporting results to the One World Arts Board of Directors
  • Performing other duties and tasks related to coordinating partnerships and sponsorship


  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Effective written and oral communication skills in English
  • Excellent coordination and time management skills
  • Strong computer skills, including experience in database management and data entry
  • Fluency in both English and French, written and oral, is strongly preferred
  • Familiarity and contacts with Ottawa’s not-for-profit sector and business communities is an asset
  • 2+ years experience (volunteer or paid) working in Community Development, Community Outreach, Project Management, Communications, or Arts Administration in the not-for-profit sector is preferred
  • Familiarity and/or experience volunteering with One World Arts and/or the One World Film Festival is an asset

To apply, send your CV and a brief cover letter  to Susan Mintz at by Monday, April 24, 2017 at 5PM.