The Burlington Performing Arts Centre invites applications and referrals for the position of Executive Director.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director--as the chief operating officer of the corporation--is charged with maintaining an effective fiscally responsible operating model for the performing arts centre, balancing between the Centre’s own presenting series, performances of community-based arts groups, and other community/corporate rentals and usage.
The new Executive Director will have excellent programming, analytical, financial and organizational skills, with demonstrated leadership in human resource management, and community partnerships. Other necessary characteristics would include political savvy and diplomacy, good oral and written communication skills, and knowledge of ancillary businesses such as catering, ticketing, corporate rentals, and the like.
The Centre has a pivotal role in the cultural, educational and economic enrichment of the City of Burlington; the Executive Director must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, the Board of Directors, the media, artists, artist managers, other arts groups, sponsors, educational institutions, volunteers, and the audience.
Submit a letter of interest, resume, and list of references by Friday, March 3, 2017 in confidence to:
Posted by: Genovese Vanderhoof & Associates
For more information: http://genovesevanderhoof.com/opportunities/executive-director-2/