Job Opportunity

Job Description:

CONNEXION: ARTIST-RUN CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART

SECOND CALL : Executive Director 

POSITION TYPE : Permanent, full-time, 30 hours per week.

REMUNERATION : based on experience

APPLICATION DEADLINE : June 22, with July 1 start-date.

The Executive Director is responsible for the overall financial and operational health of the organization, and develops all activities and programs in collaboration with the board, staff, and membership. Connexion’s discourse happens in spaces outside of traditional gallery settings, generating new venues for artists to discuss their practices. This responsive model of arts programming welcomes the public to engage with contemporary and experimental art practices, made possible through strategic partnerships established with collaborating businesses, organizations, institutions, and members of the community. We are dedicated to building an international profile for the provincial art-scene where inclusive, dynamic and provocative artistic activity takes place.

Job Requirements

-Leadership and management skills

-Experience in fundraising and grant writing

-Creative, resourceful, and a problem solver

-Ability to multi-task, prioritize and handle the pressure of deadlines

-Positive attitude, able to derive joy from work and maintain a sense of humour

Send CV and Cover Letter to connexionarcboard@gmail.com