The Graduate Students’ Association will likely be holding its annual elections at a time in March. The GSA requires a Chief Electoral Officer to administer the election process from the nominations to the tabulation of results. In addition to getting involved with your GSA, this is a good opportunity for a graduate student to gain experience in organizing and running an election.

Position Term:             Varied (+/- 6 weeks) (Feb. – March)

Remuneration:                        Honorarium (amount to be determined)

Number of Positions: 1 -2 (one to two)

Job Description:            The position of CEO involves:

  • Working collaboratively with the GSA Electoral Board
  • Notifying nominated candidates of their nomination for election and determining if they accept
  • Notifying Council members of the nominees for election and enlisting Council’s aid in publicizing the election in their departments
  • Publicize the election and encourage voter turnout
  • Administration of the election according to GSA Election rules and policies
  • Tabulation of results
  • Informing Council of results at the first meeting of Council following the election
  • Informing the appropriate bodies and authorities of the election results                                     

Deadline:  Noon, Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Submit resume and cover letter to:

GSA Carleton Electoral Board C/O
Vincent St-Martin

Office and Communications Coordinator
600 Unicentre Carleton University
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