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ASA is Hiring: Office Coordinator - August 17.2020

ASA is hiring an Office Coordinator!

The Archives Society of Alberta (ASA) is a professional association that builds resilient archival professionals and organizations that meet the needs of their communities. We strive to achieve our mission by providing an advisory services program, an online archival database, an archival supplies loan program, an online directory of archival institutions in Alberta, professional development opportunities, and organized advocacy efforts.

ASA is seeking an Office Coordinator to perform general administrative duties and to provide financial management services. The position is part-time permanent for 7 hours per week in Edmonton, Alberta. The Office Coordinator reports directly to the Executive Director. Some travel is required for this position.

Job Duties:

-   Depositing cheques and paying bills received by the ASA;
-   Processing claims received under various grants programs;
-   Maintaining the payroll;
-   Reconciling bank statements monthly;
-   Keeping all banking records in good order;
-   Maintaining the investments;
-   Preparing monthly financial statements and other financial reports as required;
-   Preparing and monitoring the overall budget with the Treasurer and the Executive Director;
-   Producing quarterly and annual reports to federal and provincial granting agencies;
-   Maintaining a membership database;
-   Supporting the planning, delivery and evaluation of ASA's meetings, conferences, workshops and events;
-   Assisting with mailing, purchasing office supplies, and other errands;
-   Producing the ASA Newsletter by seeking newsletter contributions and creating newsletter layout.


-   Training and experience with standard bookkeeping as well as generally accepted accounting principles;
-   Ability to use Microsoft Office as well as Adobe InDesign Creative Suite;
-   Excellent communication, organization and people skills;
-   Ability to pay attention to detail;
-   Driver's license and access to a vehicle;
-   Not-for-profit work experience is preferred;
-   Knowledge of archives and the archival community is an asset.

Duration: Part-time, permanent for 7 hours per week

Compensation: $23/hour


How to Apply: E-mail Rene Georgopalis, Executive Director/Archives Advisor at by AUGUST 31, 2020.