Applications are invited for this exciting position with Aurukun Shire Council, which is located on West Cape York, 2 hours flight from Cairns. Aurukun, population 1,400, is a township with housing, community and business infrastructure being rapidly developed
The Art Centre Manager position is hands on and requires a combination of both arts sector skills, business management skills experience and commitment to living and working in an indigenous community.
Selection Criteria:
• An understanding of working with Indigenous people and communities, experience in community development;
• Demonstrated ability to manage a small business and business management capabilities including sales and marketing; financial administration and efficient office procedures;
• Demonstrated understanding of governance requirements;

• Understanding of professional gallery practice and curating, with contemporary knowledge of Arts industry standards and policies.

• Demonstrated successful experience in sourcing and managing funding grants and philanthropic support.

• Proven ability to develop effective working relationships with community members, employees and stakeholders and a high level of interpersonal and communication skills.

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Additional enquiries please contact Julie Hall on (07) 4060 6855
Applications Closing date, Monday 8th December 2014.

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