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Who's hiring in Toronto? Canadian Art Foundation, Twenty One Toys and more...

Studio Y, MaRS’s innovative youth fellowship program, is hiring an associate. This individual will work with the rest of the Studio Y team to support and mentor the youth that take part in the program. In terms of qualifications, MaRS’s posting is a bit short on specifics, but essentially the organization would like someone with an inclination towards entrepreneurship and design thinking. Additionally, strong interpersonal skills are a must, as is the ability to give and receive constructive feedback. Applications should be submitted by September 1.

Twenty One Toys, a Toronto-based startup that is responsible for creating a variety of unique toys that help teach skills like empathy and collaboration, is adding a community manager to its team. Twenty One Toys is looking for someone with excellent writing and public speaking skills—part of the application process includes submitting three pieces of writing—and a passion for education. The deadline to apply is August 31.

The Canadian Art Foundation is hiring front-end web developer. Much of the role will involve building and maintaining the CAF’s website. In terms of technical requirements, the posting says the organization’s ideal candidate is an individual with extensive experience with WordPress and InDesign. Additionally, anyone that applies should be well-versed in programs like Photoshop, Google Analytics and Campaign Monitor. A specific date by which applications must be submitted is not listed in the CAF’s posting.  

Lastly, CatalystsX, an organization that invests in innovators and social entrepreneurs, is conducting a CEO search. CX is looking for someone that will, over the next two years, secure the organization’s future by building the community around it, continuing to develop its structure and by ensuring that it has financial stability. The ideal candidate is someone with vision and a flair for strategic thinking. Check out the CX’s website for the full posting. Catalysts is accepting applications until September 15.

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