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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



Annual Juried Membership Exhibition and Sale
June 18 to July 18, 2009

Dennis Brown, Slug's World, Watercolour

Visual Art Alberta presents DIVERSITY 2009, an annual juried exhibition and sale of works by some of Alberta’s finest artists.

In conjunction with The Works Art & Design Festival 2009, and as a special fundraising event for VAAA, many of the works presented will be available for purchase. A wide variety of media has been created by our diverse provincial membership for this special occasion–clay and wood sculptures, photography, mosaics, oil, acrylic & watercolour paintings, digital art, drawings, collages and more.

Please come and enjoy. This is the time to start your art collection.

3RD Floor, 10215 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T5K 1M7
780.421.1731 | Toll-Free 866.421.1731 | email
Gallery Hours: 10 to 4pm, Mon to Fri; 12 to 4pm Saturdays
Closed July 1, 2009.  Admission is free, all are welcome.