AFFNO seeks Executive Director

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR WANTED : Prince Rupert (and the surrounding region)

DESCRIPTION: L’Association des Francophones et Francophiles du Nord-Ouest (AFFNO) is a regional non-profit society with the mission of promoting French language, culture, and education. AFFNO is seeking a French-speaking candidate to fill the role of Executive Director at the Prince Rupert office. The position, which includes a competitive salary and allocation for travel, is available immediately.

In connection with the President and/or Executive Board, the Executive Director will work at forming and reforming partnerships and alliances throughout our communities (Francophone and Francophile) but also forming and/or renewing alliances between members and the association. In addition, the candidate will be expected to apply for financial grants including the filing of final reports, and to organise cultural events (and fundraisers) throughout the region (Prince Rupert, Kitimat, Smithers, etc.).

The ideal candidate must either be Francophone, or at least, be able to competently talk, read, and write French. Prior experience working in French and/or for a non-profit society is encouraged, but not necessary. Candidates must have their own vehicle, and competence with all computer programs (MS Office, Adobe, etc.) and social media. A degree and/or experience in communications and the writing of grants is very encouraged. You can find out more information about the position by calling 250-627-1313.

If you are interested, please send us your resume and cover letter (en français et/ou anglais) to: No attachments will be accepted. (Please put ‘Executive Director’ in the subject line).

You can also mail us these documents to: AFFNO, No 18, 342 Third Avenue West, Prince Rupert, V8J 1L5. Cut-off date is September 23, 2023.

All eligible candidates will be contacted for an interview.