Job Opportunity
General Manager, Pontiac Agricultural Society

The Pontiac Agricultural Society (PAS) is seeking candidates for the position of General Manager (GM). Reporting to the President and Board of Directors, the GM serves as the Chief Operating Officer of the Fair and is critical to the success of the PAS and its signature event, the Shawville Fair.

The ideal candidate will be extremely self-motivated, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, strong financial management and administrative skills, be able to manage day-to-day operations and be a leader that can work with the Board to continue to improve and grow the PAS and the Shawville Fair.

The GM’s responsibilities include overseeing day-to-day operations of the PAS, serving as the primary contact for visitors, exhibitors, customers, and other fair partners, supporting the Board of Directors, identifying,
and pursuing grants and subsidies and supporting communications and fundraising.

This is a salaried position based on 40 hours a week, however hours vary throughout the year. Compensation is based on skills, ability and experience, with additional incentives offered based on the ability to
increase sponsorship, rentals and grants.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV to info@shawvillefair.ca by May 11th, 2022.

View the General Manager job description (PDF)…