Job Posting – Executive Director CARFAC SASK
CARFAC SASK’s long
serving Executive Director, Patrick Close, will be returning to his
studio practice later this year and we are seeking a new person for this
challenging and rewarding position.
CARFAC SASK is
seeking an experienced individual to lead our dynamic and highly
respected non-profit arts service organization which has served
Saskatchewan’s visual artists since 1983. The Executive Director is the
chief executive officer of CARFAC SASK and is responsible for
implementing and managing CARFAC SASK's policies, programs and services.
Duties will begin September 1, 2011 and mentoring will be provided
during a 3-4 month transition period.
Complete information follows below.
must be received by June 30, interviews will take place in July.
CARFAC SASK thanks all applicants, however, only those being considered
for an interview will be contacted.
Send applications to
Search Committee, CARFAC SASK, 1734A Dewdney Avenue, Regina SK S4R 1G6
FAX 306-522-9783 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive Director, CARFAC
Saskatchewan Visual Artists
Executive Director is the chief executive officer of CARFAC SASK. The Executive
Director is a full-time position, engaged by the Board of Directors and located
in Regina, SK.
the authority of the Board of Directors, and acting within the parameters of the
CARFAC SASK bylaws and contracts, the Executive Director is responsible for
fulfilling, interpreting and implementing CARFAC SASK's policies, programs and
services. The Executive Director reports to the CARFAC SASK Provincial
is based on a salary scale determined by the Board of Directors, and includes
health and disability benefits package and an employer contributed RSP.
SASK is a non-profit arts service organization serving Saskatchewan’s visual
artists since 1983 (more information is
available at www.carfac.sk.ca).
oversees the day-to-day operations of CARFAC SASK
oversees the financial management of CARFAC
SASK; provides financial information and
reports to the board regularly
researches, develops and delivers programs,
strategies and services in accordance with CARFAC SASK’s mandate, goals and
assists and advises the Board in the
development, implementation and monitoring of
board initiatives, organizational policies and fiduciary
advises and provides information to the
board and members as required
attends and participates in board and/or
committee meetings as required
hires and supervises staff and contract
prepares applications for funding, reports
and analysis as required for funding agencies
liaises with members, agencies, governments
and the general public, as appropriate
informs members, agencies, governments, the
general public and Board of pertinent matters through communication, as
maintains hours of operation for CARFAC
SASK offices in Regina and Saskatoon
practical knowledge and experience as a
visual artist is essential
a commitment to the goals and objectives of
CARFAC and CARFAC SASK
understanding of the dynamics of
Saskatchewan’s cultural and artistic sector
strong organizational, financial and management
ability to set priorities, balance heavy
workload, work under pressure
ability to prepare applications, reports
ability to work with a board of directors
and a membership organization
excellent interpersonal and communication skills
experience as an effective advocate, public
a calm and assertive nature... patient, diplomatic
ability to resolve complex problems simply
proficiency in French will be an asset, but
is not essential
Applications must be received by June 30 2011,
interviews will take place in July.
Duties will begin September 1, 2011 and mentoring will
be provided during a 3-4 month transition period.
must include a letter and a comprehensive curriculum vitae and may be sent to
Fax 306 522 9783
Mail Search Committee, CARFAC SASK 1734A Dewdney Avenue, Regina SK S4R
CARFAC SASK thanks all applicants, however, only those
being considered for an interview will be contacted.