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Chief Executive

The ideal candidate will be an experienced and effective leader within the arts, entertainment or leisure industries, with a proven track record of running a successful business with a significant turnover and a large team.  He or she will have strategic and financial planning ability, commercial acumen, entrepreneurial and artistic flair, and excellent communication skills.  more >


The Vanuatu National Cultural Council is seeking to recruit a highly qualified and experienced person to fill the position. more >


The Fiji Arts Council (FAC) is inviting applications for the position of ‘DIRECTOR’. The Director will be someone who has the ability to support the Fiji Arts Council and the wider artistic community in Fiji with passion and be able to develop and maintain positive working relationships with a wide range of communities, individuals and stakeholders in the arts and creative industries to advance developments in this sector. more >

Seeking XCHC Director

CHC (Exchange Christchurch) is a Charitable Trust established to support emerging creative practitioners in Christchurch. CHC provides production, officespace and showcase space for established and emerging artists. more >

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Following the announcement of the forthcoming retirement in summer 2015 of its current Chief Executive, Jeremy Cox, AEC is commencing a search for an individual of appropriate background, knowledge and experience to succeed him in this senior and strategically important post. more >

Chief Executive

York Museums Trust (YMT), is seeking to appoint a new Chief Executive to succeed Dr Janet Barnes CBE on her retirement.  Dr Barnes has led the development of YMT since its formation in 2002. They are seeking an inspiring leader who can motivate and empower YMT’s committed and enthusiastic staff, enabling the organisation to go to the next stage of its development and to raise further its standing.  more >

Managing Director

The Opéra National de Bordeaux is a nationally-accredited public institution with permanent artistic personnel. The opéra national de bordeaux wishes to recruit a Managing director. 

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