Business Coach for Artists (Contract Positions)

Founded in 1995, YES Employment + Entrepreneurship is a non-profit community-based organization dedicated to enriching the community by providing English-language support services to help Quebecers find employment and start and grow businesses. We are looking for a committed candidate to fill the position of business coach for artists.

“Being an artist can be one of the most fulfilling careers, but it also requires one to wear many hats. The time and effort that goes into creating, often leaves little time for other tasks such as marketing, networking, website development, and financials.”

Position Summary

Reporting directly to the Director of Entrepreneurship and Program Development, the business coach is responsible for recruiting participants for the Artists’ Program, and strengthen their entrepreneurship skills (goal setting, financial management, marketing, sales, and operations). The coach will develop, organize, and deliver services such as individual coaching (in-person & online), workshops and tools while building positive relations with clients and the community.

Additional Information

This position is a contract position until March 31st, 2023 (eight months), with the possibility of renewal. It is a collaborative placement between CEDEC (Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation) and YES Employment & Entrepreneurship. The successful candidate will be supervised by YES’ Director of Entrepreneurship and Program Development.

Salary: $50,000 to $55,000 annually
Application deadline: August 15, 2022