Office Curator

37.5 hours/week

Reporting To: Business Manager
$43,000 – $50,000 / year
Location: In office (Calgary)

About Sagesse:

Sagesse is uniquely positioned to disrupt the structures of domestic violence through work with individuals, organizations, and communities. With innovation as our cornerstone, we work to make a difference one life at a time through our services and peer support programs. Our capacity building workshops focus on educating all members of society about violence to help make us all better at recognizing, responding to, and preventing violence.

We believe everyone has a role to play in ending violence. By working together, educating individuals, and holding ourselves accountable, we can make large-scale change to the discourse around violence and ultimately stop violence before it escalates. With this in mind, Sagesse works as the backbone organization for Calgary Domestic Violence Collective and IMPACT.

Our Philosophy:

Engage in vulnerability, curiosity, fierce conversations, and collective impact as a path to disrupting the structures of violence.

Your Opportunity:    

Our organization is looking for an experienced professional who is excited about back-office excellence. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment.


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or a related field
  • 3-5 years of work experience in an administrative/office management role
  • Experience planning events for internal and external stakeholders
  • Must have exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, and ability to prioritize
  • Must be a driven, self-starter
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and other office technology


Your responsibilities would include:

Office Curation:

  • Oversee and support all administrative duties in the office
  • Manage a rotation of volunteer administrators
  • Receive, interact with, and orientate visitors
  • Answer, and direct calls
  • Receive and sort incoming mail and deliveries, and manage outgoing mail
  • Coordinate physical space: Desks, meeting room, parking spaces (Outlook)
  • Facilities management:
    • Ensure the space is organized, clean and functional
    • Manage the inventory of office supplies, equipment, IT infrastructure and furniture; assist with procurement and routine maintenance
    • Arranging for and supervising building maintenance
  • Monitor and update office policy and procedure for operational efficiency
  • Manage travel requests: book conference calls, rooms, taxis, couriers, hotels etc.
  • Handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
  • Maintain a safe and secure working environment
  • Support COVID-19 and OHS research and training
  • Provide other support as required; schedule meetings, taking minutes, coordinate calendars.

Events Coordination:

  • Actively plan and execute Agency events in collaboration with the Communications team
  • Identify requirements and expectations for each event
  • Liaise with vendors, exhibitors, and stakeholders during the event planning process to ensure everything is in order
  • Manage event set-up, tear down, and follow-up processes
  • Anticipate and plan for different scenarios
  • Follow a budget
  • Produce post-event reports

Administration Program Supports:

  • Logistics support for service delivery across the agency
  • Maintain inventory of program material packages
  • Timely delivery of program material packages (on and off site)
  • Coordination of gift cards, transportation, petty cash, childcare and food (on and offsite)
  • COVID-19: protocol adherence review
  • Responsible for onsite group room set up and tear down
  • Remote logistics support for offsite group rooms as required

To apply:

Please submit cover letter and resume to

Closing Date: June 22, 2021

Only successful candidates will be contacted