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Staff positions are now full! Fill out our sign up sheet to be a general volunteer. If any positions become available they will be listed here.

Human Resources

International Guest Liaison

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the Guest Team. Guest Liaisons act as our representatives with guests, the liaison will ensure the guest sticks to their itinerary and make sure their requirements are met. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Must be professional towards the guest and attendees alike.
-Good communication and diplomatic skills.
-Decent organizational skills.
-Training sessions are required prior to the event.
-Must be familiar to Edmonton dining and activities.
-Must be able to commit to working full days of the event. Thursday and Friday, Saturday and Sunday or all 4 days. Monday availability is an asset.
-Having a Class 5 Driver's License and over the age of 25 is an asset.
-Conversational skills in Japanese and/or Chinese (Mandarin) is an asset.

Programming

Assistant Video Media Coordinator

We are looking for enthusiatic individuals to join our Video team! This team will be managing all the anime and related videos that will be playing at the event. This team coordinates the sourcing, encoding, rating and selection of video programming in a timely matter. And will also ensure that the video programming will run according to schedule during the event day of. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Good general knowledge of Anime, Asian Popular Arts and the community.
-Good understanding of audio/video equipment.
-Basic knowledge of video encoding programs.
-Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word.
-Excellent time management skills.
-Must be detail orientated.

Cosplay Staff

We are currently looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our cosplay team, this team oversees all the cosplay events at Animethon, such as the Cosplay Green Room, Cosplay Contest, Cosplay Craftsmanship Contest, etc. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Exceptional organizational skills preferred.
-Good communication skills.
-Must be detail orientated.
-Good general knowledge of Cosplay, Anime and Asian Popular Arts and the community.
-Having an events planning background is an asset.

Guest Merchandise Staff

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Guest Merchandise Team! This team will be selling and maintaining inventory of our guest merchandise. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Must have experience and skills in cash handling and inventory management.
-Have good communication skills
-Must behave appropriately and professionally to guests, staffs and patrons.

North American Guest Liaison

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the Guest Team. Guest Liaisons act as our representatives with guests, the liaison will ensure the guest sticks to their itinerary and make sure their requirements are met. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Must be professional towards the guest and attendees alike.
-Good communication and diplomatic skills.
-Decent organizational skills.
-Training sessions are required prior to the event.
-Must be familiar to Edmonton dining and activities.
-Must be able to commit to working full days of the event. Thursday and Friday, Saturday and Sunday or all 4 days. Monday availability is an asset.
-Having a Class 5 Driver's License and over the age of 25 is an asset.
-Conversational skills in Japanese and/or Chinese (Mandarin) is an asset.

Special Events Staff

We are currently looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our special events and panels team, this team oversees all the live panels programming running during Animethon. If permitted, this team may also be working on new types of programming to the event. To apply, please email your resume to programming@animethon.org

-Exceptional organizational skills preferred.
-Good communication skills.
-Must be detail orientated.
-Good general knowledge of Anime, Asian Popular Arts and the community.
-Having an events planning background is an asset.

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