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Volunteer Positions of the Month: VI Vice Commodore / Advertising Watchkeeper

This month, BCA highlights two dynamic opportunities for members with the right skills, experience, and interest! If one of these positions has your name written all over it, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator [1].

Vice Commodore for Vancouver Island – Victoria

Purpose of the position

To ensure the smooth functioning of Chapter club nights, Watch meetings, and programs and activities; and to serve as a two-way conduit of communication between the Board of Directors and the membership at the Chapter level.

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Advertising Watchkeeper (Paid by Commission)

Purpose of the Position

To generate revenue for BCA Central by selling and managing advertising in the annual printed BCA Membership Directory and in Currents online magazine.


This position reports to the BCA BOD Treasurer and provides activity updates to the BOD monthly meetings.

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This position pays a commission rate of 30% of advertising sales invoiced. Commissions are paid only when the invoiced amounts have been collected. The Advertising Watchkeeper is responsible for managing collections.