An opportunity for an energetic performing arts leader with strategic vision and a deep passion for the arts who will continue to transform Brampton as a cultural leader.
The Cultural Services division at the City of Brampton is leveraging arts, culture and creative expression to build a vibrant and cohesive community, advance economic development, and support Brampton’s urban and neighbourhood transformation. As connected and engaged cultural leaders, we strive to elevate the lived experience for residents and drive community attachment, amazing our visitors with the unrealized abundance that Brampton has to offer.
As the new Executive Artistic Director, Performing Arts, you will lead the strategic and artistic planning of the Performing Arts unit, ensuring development and overseeing delivery of the artistic strategy for the City’s three performing arts venues.
Leading a high functioning management team, the Executive Artistic Director will work collaboratively to advance the artistic vision, creative and entrepreneurial direction, planning, fiscal oversight, and public relations and marketing strategy for the performing arts unit.
Your focus as Executive Artistic Director, Performing Arts will be leading the programming team to plan and present the artistic programming offer in line with the performing arts mission and mandate. You will first and foremost be the face of Brampton Theatres, interacting with the media and engaging with the community to represent the cultural future of the city.
You have a degree or diploma in Cultural / Arts Management, Performing Arts Administration or a related discipline, with a minimum of 7 years’ progressive leadership experience in the field. A relationship builder with public relations and negotiation skills, you can interact effectively with internal/ external key stakeholders, community groups, government agencies, public and private sector organizations, vendors and consultants.
To be considered for this key leadership role, please forward your resume to Phelpsgroup, with the position title in the subject to EADperformingarts@phelpsgroup.ca by Monday, October 8th, 2018.
Posted by: City of Brampton
For more information: http://www.brampton.ca