Job Opportunity
General Manager, Pontiac Agricultural Society

The Pontiac Agricultural Society (PAS) is looking for a full-time General Manager. Reporting to the President and Board of Directors, the General Manager is responsible for overseeing the day to day operations of the PAS and the ongoing success of its main event, the Shawville Fair.

The GM is responsible for supporting and engaging with the Board of Directors, the operations of the PAS, including the preparation and execution of the Shawville Fair, office administration, bookkeeping, communication with visitors, customers and fair partners, grant applications, sponsorship development and management of employees.

The ideal candidate will be an independent, self-starter with a keen interest in the Fair. They will have experience effectively managing a not-for-profit organization, a strong commitment to customer service and the ability to work flexible hours, including evening meetings and additional hours in the months ahead of the fair. It is essential that the candidate be able to work in French and English, fluency in both is considered an asset.

This is a salaried position, based on 40 hours a week. Compensation will be based on skills and experience. Additional incentives may be offered based on success increasing rental, sponsorship and grant revenue.

Cover letters and resumes must be submitted to by March 13th, 2019.

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