Location:  Brandon Literacy Council Inc. 129 -12th Street Brandon MB  
Job Title:Administrative Assistant
Remuneration:$17 / hour for 37.5 hours per week
Reports to:Executive Director
Term of Position:October 3, 2022 to June 30, 2023

Brandon Literacy Council Inc. (BLC) is a nonprofit charity that has been delivering adult education programs in downtown Brandon since 1989. BLC has both a literacy program and an adult learning centre. BLC provides customized scheduling and individualized programming to all its learners. We are currently looking to hire a full-time Administrative Assistant. This is a term position; however, there is opportunity for renewal based on performance and availability of funding for the next program year.

As a member of the BLC staff, you will be part of an easy-going, fun team that is dedicated to excellence in delivering adult education in Manitoba. You will work Monday to Friday in a relaxed and cooperative atmosphere with a semi-flexible schedule.

The ideal candidate will exhibit high standards, excellent communication skills, and have an ability to take initiative, and prioritize daily tasks. A strong ability to take charge and meet tight deadlines will ensure your success in this multi-faceted role. 


  • Handle and coordinate active calendars
  • Schedule and confirm meetings
  • Ensure file organization based on office protocol
  • Maintain office inventory and reorder stock as needed
  • Provide ad hoc support around office as needed


  • Strong interpersonal, customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office suite and Basecamp

If you are looking for a career opportunity that allows you to be part of a fun-loving team of dedicated educators, please drop off your resume and cover letter in person at 129-12th St. Brandon, MB or email to Please include 3 job-related references that highlight your qualifications and skills. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying!