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*Company Description*
Soft Matter Dance Projects is a not-for-profit dance company in Toronto dedicated to promoting contemporary dance with a focus on artists who identify as North African, Arab or Middle Eastern. 

Under the supervision of the artistic direction, the bilingual administrative assistant will take on the following responsibilities, in accordance with the mission and values ​​of Soft Matter Dance Projects:
·      Help plan and write grant applications to funding bodies at all levels of the government
·      Help find sponsors and funders for the organization
·      Assist in the development and monitoring of budgets
·      Support the director in managing financial operations and with accounting
·      Assist in the management of current activities
·      Support the artistic direction with various projects for the development of the organization
·      Perform any other relevant related tasks

·      Experience in arts administration (professional or volunteer)
·      Excellent command of French and English (verbal and written)
·      Excellent writing skills
·      Access to a computer, proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Word) and excellent Internet search skills
·      Autonomy, responsiveness, attention to detail, sense of initiative and organization,
·      Strong interpersonal skills
·      Experience in the cultural sector and knowledge of the dance community an asset

Conditions of Employment
·      Part-time position (6h-10h/week to start with)
·      Compensation: $15/hr
·      Starting date: mid-September 2019
·      Work from the organization's office in the west end of Toronto

Please send your resume (in English) and a cover letter (in French) to the artistic director, Meryem Alaoui, at:

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Soft Matter Dance Projects is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all.

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