Community Museum Office Manager

Office Manager

Kings County Museum

Kentville, Nova Scotia

The Kings Historical Society is currently seeking an Office Manager for the Kings County Museum.  This is a 9-month per year term position, renewable.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The position entails, but is not limited to the following:

  •          “front of the house” reception and working with the public
  •          working with and assisting other staff and volunteers
  •          basic book-keeping duties (such as payroll and sales)
  •          computer applications (such as maintaining informational databases)
  •          marketing, promotion and fund-raising duties
  •          research and writing
  •          some janitorial work
  •          manage summer students

Qualifications & Requirements:

  •          Excellent presentation, communication, time management and organizational skills
  •          Competency in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, or Open Office
  •          experience in retail management & merchandising or as a small business owner
  •          positive work ethic and people skills
  •          customer service experience
  •          preference given for local history, genealogy and tourism experience
  •          St John’s Ambulance and WHMIS training
  •          a Criminal Record/Child Abuse Registry check is required for short listed candidates

To Apply:

e-mail –

by Mail – Kelly Bourassa c/o Kings County Museum 37 Cornwallis Street Kentville NS B4N 2E2

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Closing date for Applications is Feb. 8, 2021.  

Position start date is March 29, 2021