Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Job Opportunities January 27, 2023 Hiring Artisan Recruitment Signatures Shows is currently recruiting a highly energetic and motivated artisan recruitment manager for our team. Signatures is Canada’s largest and most experienced producer of fine craft shows and handmade markets: producing, promoting and managing 17 events each year in 13 cities across Canada. Job Title: Artisan Recruitment Company: Signatures Shows Ltd. Location: Work anywhere within Canada About Us Signatures Shows Ltd. is Canada’s largest and most experienced producer of fine craft shows. Founded in 1980 by two artisans, we now produce, promote and manage 17 events each year in 13 cities across the country. Position Summary We are seeking an outgoing and driven individual to join our team as an exhibitor recruitment specialist. The successful candidate will be responsible for contacting makers and artisans, travelling to shows to meet artisans in person, recruiting previous and new exhibitors, and creating partnerships with art colleges, art universities and craft councils to recruit new artisans. Key Responsibilities: Contacting and recruiting makers and artisans for our shows. Travelling to shows to meet with artisans in person. Recruiting previous and new exhibitors. Creating partnerships with art colleges, art universities and craft councils to recruit new artisans. Qualifications: Art or artisan background an asset Experience in events preferred Must be willing to travel Outgoing and driven person Sales experience is an asset Comfortable making telephone sales calls Must have a current, valid Driver’s Licence Social media savvy Open to non-traditional work hours Proficient with Mac computers and Office 365 Fluency in both official languages is an asset Pay: We are offering a base pay + commission on sales. Note: This is a full-time position, and the successful candidate must be willing to travel. If you are passionate about the arts, have a strong drive to succeed and are comfortable with non-traditional work hours, we want to hear from you! Submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.