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Edmonton | AFA seeks two Arts Development Consultants

Alberta Foundation for the Arts logoAre you passionate about Alberta’s arts and indigenous arts communities and looking to make a contribution? We’re seeking two Arts Development Consultants to fill the following positions:

  • Indigenous Arts Development Consultant
  • Visual Arts Development Consultant

Reporting to the Director, Arts Development, these positions are responsible for grant management and for providing policy and development services to the following Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) grant streams:

As part of the Arts Development team, the successful candidates will support the growth of Alberta’s arts community by providing expert advice to internal and external stakeholders and contacts as it relates to Ministry and AFA policies, services, and strategies.

Arts Development Consultants are also responsible for implementing workshops and events that foster and augment sector growth across the province and for liaising with provincial and national contacts to ensure that Ministry and AFA strategies reflect current issues/trends in the arts industry.

To view the full job ad for each of these positions and to apply, please visit the Government of Alberta’s website at jobs.alberta.ca and search for the following job ID numbers:

  • Indigenous Arts Development Consultant – Job ID 1045717
  • Visual Arts Development Consultant – Job ID 1045713

Deadline to apply: November 14, 2017.

Edmonton | Employment Opportunity: Communications Coordinator, Latitude 53 Contemporary Visual Culture

Latitude 53 Contemporary Visual Culture –  Alberta’s site for the intersection of ideas, contemporary art and people is seeking a Latitude 53 Contemporary Visual Culture – Alberta’s site for the intersection of ideas, contemporary art and people is seeking a Communications Coordinator.

The Communications Coordinator is charged with developing and delivering
consistent and cohesive messaging that speaks to Latitude’s various communities
and further develops on Latitude’s brand. You will work with our members, artists
and communities to share our story with Edmonton, Alberta and beyond in
innovative approaches. You will play a central role in development and
management of Latitude’s external communications, concentrating on media
relations, online communications and arts-sector specific communications, as well
as engaging all institutional stakeholders including people of central and northern
Alberta.

This is a 0.7 full time position averaging approximately 24 hours per week and will
include some evenings and some weekend commitments. The position offers a rate
of pay of between $18.50 – $21.00 per hour.

Interested individuals should forward a cover letter and c.v. by 02 November 2017.

To learn more about the position, download the posting (pdf)

Edmonton | Employment Opportunity: Operations Manager

The Works logoThe Works International Visual Arts Society is a not-for-profit charitable organization that advances the development, awareness and appreciation of art and design in Canada and provides artists, designers and the public a forum for exchanging ideas. The Works Art & Design Festival, entering its 33rd year, is the most unique, free event of its kind. It attracts artists, designers and patrons from around the world – boosting the city’s energy and imagination for 13 days each summer.

Working in a collaborative, dynamic workplace the Operations Manager will support the Executive Artistic Director and Chief Operating Officer by applying their administrative knowledge and skills to support festival operations, financial and Human Resources along with running the day-to-day operations of the Works Society.This full time position is responsible for office administration, information technology, security and facility management and the orientation of staff, interns and volunteers. The successful candidate will administer fund/grant reporting, prepare work schedules and draft contracts as defined by projects and programming. The Operations Manager will work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders and contribute to the over-all effectiveness of strategies, policies and practices to ensure operational excellence.To learn more about The Works, visit www.theworks.ab.ca

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Edmonton | Employment Opportunity :: The Works

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Operations Manager 

Working in a collaborative, dynamic workplace the Operations Manager will support the Executive Artistic Director and Chief Operating Officer by applying their administrative knowledge and skills to support festival operations, financial and Human Resources along with running the day-to-day operations of the Works Society.

Position: full-time
Expected Start Date : November 6, 2017

Closing Date: October 20, 2017

>> Click here for more information…

Call For Submissions: Edmonton, AB

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Call for Submission: Latitude 53, Edmonton – AB

Application Deadline: April 30 and September 30 annually

Latitude 53 Call for main space exhibition proposals.
Latitude 53 Society of Artists is a not-for profit artist-run centre. Its purpose is to encourage contemporary artistic endeavors, to foster experimental cultural development, and to stimulate dialogue within the art community. A forum for dialogue about contemporary art practices is provided through exhibitions, criticism and projects.

For more information click here.

 

Open Call for Creative Practices Institute Board Members: Edmonton, AB

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Call for Interest : Creative Practices Institute

Open Call for Creative Practices Institute Board Members

If you possess an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for creative practice, and want to contribute into the strategic direction of a local non-profit society, Creative Practices may have the perfect opportunity for you!

To accomplish this, they need exceptional talent to leverage their strengths and develop professionally within the following board positions: Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Student Representative, and Members at Large.

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Creative Practices Managing Director, Connor Buchanan, at connor.cpiyeg@gmail.com. Please quote the position name you are interested in in the email subject line.