Kootenay Co-op Radio is seeking applications for a 20 hour/week Administrative Manager position.
The Admin Manager will be responsible for overseeing the finances of the co-operative, including budgeting, working with the station's bookkeeper, and with station staff and board members, and revising financial tracking and reporting systems, and financial policies. This is a six month position, which may be extended. The Administrative Manager reports to the KCR Board of Directors. Details available on request.
Kootenay Co-op Radio is a co-operative non-profit listener-supported community radio station that provides alternative public affairs, music, and arts programming to listeners in the West Kootenay region, and elsewhere.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess a proven record of financial expertise and budget management, excellent communication skills, and experience working with boards or non-profits
Salary: $19.37/hr at 20 hours a week for a 6 month term, subject to renewal
Position to start January 11th, 2016
How to Apply: Further Information and Applications by email only to: hiring (at) cjly (dot) net by December 11th, 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Closing Date: Fri, December 11th, 2015
The Fall 2015 Membership Drive runs from November 20 to November 29,
and we will have booths throughout the region for the entire month of
Our goal for drive is to raise $15,000. To stay on the air, KCR depends on membership dues to meet 1/3 of its yearly budget.
As a radio co-operative, KCR relies on its listeners to keep the airwaves humming and sharing information important to the community.
KCR has a spring and a fall membership drive; you can activate at either drive, or at any time-but it must be activated once per year to continue receiving membership benefits New and renewing members can choose from several contribution levels. They also can choose between paying in one lump sum, or in a monthly payment option.
Memberships start at $50 per year. We have monthly payment options through our website or through your bank - making it easy for you to contbribute.
Cheque, cash, VISA and Paypal are also payment options.
Membership Benefits Include:
Voting rights at the AGM
A Friends Card for discounts at local businesses
2 newsletters per year
The opportunity to host a show
The opportunity to recieve station training
Opportunities to win on-air giveaways
Join Kootenay Co-op Radio at membership booths throughout the month in your community. Call 250-352-9600. Or go down to the station and 308a Hall St. You can walk right in, and meet KCR's valued volunteers, programmers and staff.
Your membership ensures KCR continues providing non-profit radio: unbiased news, local and emerging artist promotion and cultural support in your community. As a member, you have a hand in promoting the ideas and art that are important to you. There are many reasons to love radio from your community, about your community. Kootenay Co-op Radio. It's radio from the community's heart.