December 31, 2021
The New Gallery (TNG) is seeking a thoughtful and dedicated individual to lead our highly collaborative team in the role of Director.
The Director reports to and works closely with the Board of Directors as their primary advisor, and is the direct report for TNG’s staff. The Director also has working relationships with artists, committee members, partner organizations, funders, and other community members. The Director develops and leads the vision and strategic direction of the organization collaboratively with the Board of Directors, and guides the staff in TNG’s day-to-day operations.
The successful candidate will have a passion for contemporary art and artist-run culture, and be excited to serve and work with diverse communities. They will lead TNG’s ongoing efforts to be an equitable, accessible, and inclusive organization, and bring these values into their daily work and vision for the organization. TNG is looking for applicants who are community and values-driven, exceptional communicators and collaborators, motivated and passionate about their work, and highly organized. Additional skills sets include: a history of successful grant and proposal-writing; fund development and donor engagement experience; financial literacy, including budgeting and understanding financial statements; bookkeeping; program development; and a familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, and Google Workspace; and experience in program development. Additional language skills, in particular any Chinese dialects, French, or Indigenous languages from Treaty 7, and a valid driver’s license are considered assets. The willingness to work evenings and weekends is required.
Application Deadline: Friday, December 31, 2021
TNG is dedicated to equitable access, and encourages Black, Indigenous, People of Colour, newcomer, 2SLGBTQ+ artists, d/Deaf and disabled artists, emerging artists, as well as artists from poor and working-class backgrounds to apply to this opportunity.
TNG is committed to working individually with applicants facing barriers when applying to this opportunity. If you require support or accommodations during this process, or have any questions in general about the position, please contact us at 403-233-2399 or email hr[at]thenewgallery[dot]org