Manager, Community Arts and Theatre [New Westminster]

Manager, Community Arts and Theatre



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Manager, Community Arts and Theatre




City of New Westminster


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Permanent Full Time


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New Westminster, BC


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$97,735 - $107,754 annually


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The City of New Westminster has an amazing opportunity for a Manager, Community Arts and Theatre. You will plan, develop, manage and oversee the coordination of community arts, theatre facilities and arts programs and services to increase awareness of the benefits of the arts, improve accessibility and foster relationships to support and grow the arts by implementing the Arts Strategy aligned to the goals of the Official Community Plan.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, you will manage reporting employees; provide direction and leadership to contractors, volunteers in the provision of arts, culture and theatre services; provide specialized cultural and supervisory work for the municipal theatre portfolio; establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders in order to build partnerships and promote public engagement; oversee the Public Art Program and the municipal arts and culture grants program; act as the staff liaison to the Municipal Arts Commission and oversee the administration of the municipal Poet Laureate program; raise the profile of the arts in the community; prepare provisional and annual operating and capital budgets, and implement, monitor and control expenditures to ensure adherence to the budget.
Please refer to our website under Employment Opportunities to see if you meet the requirements for this position at Apply by sending your cover letter and resume quoting competition #19-60 by May 27, 2019 to the Human Resources Department, City of New Westminster, 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC, V3L 1H9 Fax: 604 527 4619 or email to