NCRA National Programming Coordinator

Organization Name: 
National Campus and Community Radio Association
Ottawa, ON

The National Campus and Community Radio Association/ l’Association nationale des radios étudiantes et communautaires (NCRA/ANREC) is a not-for-profit group committed to volunteer-driven, non-profit, community-oriented radio across Canada.

We help campus and community radio stations get and stay on-air, help amplify underrepresented voices, foster and celebrate compelling local grassroots radio, and connect stations so they can share their best ideas and better serve their communities. We currently represent more than 95 members, from CHMR-FM in St. John’s, NF to CICK-FM in Smithers, BC.

We are seeking a full-time National Project Coordinator. Based in Ottawa (180 Metcalfe Street), the National Project Coordinator will work with and report to the NCRA/ANREC Executive Director. This is a one-year contract with possible renewal, dependent on funding and performance supported by the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie Program in support with Heritage Canada.

The goal of this position is to support program based projects such as Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, and expand on our national services around programming and music for our members.  The role will consist of some production, as well as coordination and management of programming across our sector.

Key Responsibilities

  •         Overseeing, managing and implementing the 2016-2017 Rendez-vous de la Francophonie Program at a national level
  •         Organizing special events and special programming, as required
  •        Overseeing the daily logistics of national programming and the training, supervision and evaluation of volunteers /programmers (if applicable)
  •         Connecting to other organizations around programming and project opportunities
  •         Reviewing and potentially developing a distribution system for music, national news stories and public service announcements
  •         Create an on-going system which is documented and easily managed over time.
  •         Developing policy and support documentation around national programming
  •          Liaising with member and non-member programming opportunities

Special project based work from time to time


• Skills in community outreach, public education, communications and/or member services
• A working understanding of broadcast regulations is an asset
• Work or volunteer experience at one or more campus or community radio station in Canada is an asset
• Experience with anti-oppression work is an asset
• Proven track record of achieving and exceeding goals
• Highly organized and able to multi-task in an extremely fast paced environment
• Skill in audio editing, experience preferred also in video and design work
• Bilingualism in written and spoken French and English is required


Wage: $20/hour for 35hours/week health benefits + three weeks paid vacation. 

How To Apply:
The NCRA/ANREC, in accordance with its Statement of Principles, encourages applications from under-represented communities, including women, Native peoples, people of colour, lesbians and gays, people with physical and mental disabilities, people living with HIV/AIDS, and people whose age, education, or economic status may be a barrier to employment. The NCRA/ANREC does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, religion, age, ability, or class.  


Please submit your application using Fitzii by end of day June 26 2016: We will not be accepting applications by e-mail, mail, fax or in-person

Everyone is thanked for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

French version attached below in PDF

Start Date: August 1 2016 (Send application through Fitzii by June 26) for one year with chance of renewal
How to Apply:
Closing Date: 
Sun, 2016-06-26