Wed & Sat

July 1 to Aug 19

Hiring: Marketing & Communications Manager

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Peterborough Musicfest logo with speakers and water fountain.

Permanent part-time position

(hybrid, year-round, flex hours)
Reporting to the General Manager and Senior Events Manager

Peterborough Musicfest (PMF) is an independent non-profit, charitable organization that has offered free-admission concerts on Wednesday and Saturday evenings every summer since 1987. Our stage has seen the likes of Dallas Green from City and Colour, Terri Clarke, k-os, Walk Off the Earth, Tegan & Sara, Carly Rae Jepsen, Our Lady Peace, Tom Cochrane, Kiefer Sutherland, Sam Roberts Band and many more. PMF is one of the largest free-admission festivals of its kind in Canada and has an outsized impact on the local economy, generating upwards of $6M in economic activity. We’re proud of what we have built, and we invite qualified candidates to bring their talent and passion to our team.


Reporting to the General Manager, the Marketing & Communications Manager role is responsible the marketing initiatives across both traditional and digital sources of advertising. This position is responsible for the development of social media campaigns, promotions, contesting and multiple media portfolios. The Marketing & Communications Manager will be responsible for in-kind partnerships which include tv, radio and print advertising. This position will collaborate with external partners-sponsors and vendors as well as working alongside The Musicfest team to provide the most up-to-date communications and action deliverables through sponsorship promotions. This position will manage all digital media and act as a key leader and representative of Musicfest at events.

Hours and schedule will vary– Evening and weekend work will be strongly prevalent. Must be available on Canada Day, every Wednesday & Saturday throughout July/August.