Executive Producer, Performing Arts

Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre
Full-time | 3-year contract
Annual package $88561

We are seeking an experienced all-round arts programmer with creative flair, excellent project management and delegation skills and broad industry networks to lead and develop artistic, community and cultural growth at one of Western Sydney’s most dynamic and exciting performing arts venues: the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre (The Joan).

A motivated and experienced performing arts producer, the Executive Producer is responsible for development and delivery of the established public performance seasons program at The Joan across commercial and community hires, deals and buy ins.

This role calls for a strategic thinker with expertise across programming, budgeting and production with a view to continuous audience development and innovation, and is additionally responsible for the delivery of pop up events, talks, live streaming, and for developing potential new seasons with a focus on a younger demographic and contemporary music and comedy.

The Executive Producer is an integral part of the senior management team and leads a small team to achieve results in line with the Strategic Plan.

Closing Date: Friday 15 December 5pm (to start before end January 2018)

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Please carefully consider the Position Description, including the Essential and Desirable Skills, Qualifications and Experience, and prepare an application that references these. Include an up to date Resume and two referees, and email to:

Dave Garner, Business Manager, Penrith Performing & Visual Arts: dave.garner@penrith.city

If you have questions about the role please contact Hania Radvan, CEO PP&VA hania.radvan@penrith.city