Communications and Design Coordinator

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Communications and Design Coordinator

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Application Deadline: May 3, 2019

The Beltline Urban Mural Project (BUMP) is a community-driven project organized by the Beltline Neighbourhoods Association entering its third year bringing inspiring, eye-catching and powerful street art to the Beltline neighbourhoods.

In the last two years, BUMP installed 15 murals by local artists on buildings in the Beltline. The pilot project drew attention from local news, social media and everyday citizens. Our mural tours were attended by hundreds of people in 2018, and hundreds more attended the alley party that took place during the free BUMP Festival, which also showcased numerous local music artists. The murals are seen by thousands of Calgarians every day.

The BUMP Festival also provided opportunities for developing artists in Calgary to gain valuable experience apprenticing under our mural artists to assist in mural painting.

In its third year, BUMP is getting bigger and better. With a goal of 15 murals to be installed this year, BUMP will catch the eye of the tens of thousands of people who live in, work or visit the Beltline each and every day. The BUMP Festival is a free event and family friendly to help build connections and strengthen our community.

The BUMP Communications and Design Coordinator will manage and create content for BUMP’s media platforms including web, social media and print.

The successful applicant will have strong creative and graphic design skills for producing BUMP posters, print materials, and graphics for digital platforms. In addition to content creation, the position will entail managing content publishing, advertising and updates on all BUMP web and social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) platforms. This will also include coordinating with BUMP photographers to share their photographs during the BUMP Festival and mural creation.

Outcomes for the youth will be gaining valuable experience in creating communications campaigns for arts, cultural, and community events programming.

Number of Positions: 1
Period: 16 weeks (May 13 – Aug 31, 2019)
Pay: $20/hour
Hours per Week: 40

Who can Apply

To be eligible, youth must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment.
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment (international students are not eligible).
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

To apply please send your resume and a brief cover letter with the position(s) you are interested in no later than Friday, May 3, 2019, by email to

Please PDF your resume and cover letter together as a single document, if possible.

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