Job openings in the College of Heralds
The position of Dragon Herald, in addition to its ceremonial duties (and privileges), is primarily an administrative and leadership position in the Kingdom and the Midrealm College of Heralds and Scribes. The ideal candidate must be a warranted herald with at minimum a working knowledge in ALL aspects of heraldry and heraldic offices, be very familiar with ceremonial protocol, and will be an organized individual comfortable with delegation and working with heralds and scribes of all levels, other Kingdom officers in Curia, and the Crown; including those from other Kingdoms. Past experience as a regional Herald or as other senior Dragon Staff member is preferred. This position is a direct report to the Crown and Laurel Soveriegn of Arms of the Society.
Qualified applicants will have strong organizational, inter-personal, and written communication skills, and will be capable of tracking multiple tasks, deadlines, and of working efficiently with a large staff of deputies.
This position is a member of Curia and will advise the Crown on matters of the Kingdom. This position is also a member of the Kingdom financial comittee, helping to advise on the use of Kingdom funds. The individual accepted for this position will assume the office by this coming Coronation in the Spring of AS LI (2016).
Applications should be submitted via e-mail to both me at E-mail and Laurel Sovereign of Arms at E-mail, and detail your skills and experience in the College of Heralds, in offices held in the Society and Kingdom, and/or mundanely if this will add to the well-rounded picture of your qualifications. Last but not least, please tell me why you want to be Dragon Herald and how you think you can add value by holding this office.
Applications are due by March 15, 2016
The Fenris Herald is is the Pentamere regional deputy. This position is a direct report to the Dragon Herald. The individual in this position should have at least a moderate level of skill in a broad range of heraldic practices and will be primarily responsible for overseeing local heralds within the Pentamere region. Individual will also be responsible for helping local heralds encourage heraldic use within the region.
Minimum skills should include:
- Clear and concise communication skills
- Familiarity with common word processing and spreadsheet software
This office is currently in transistion.