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Artistic Director

Vancouver Writers Fest Published: March 14, 2017
Location
Vancouver
Job Type
Full-time
Category
Default
Date Posted
2017/03/14
Application Deadline
2017/04/17

Description

The Vancouver Writers Fest is searching for a new Artistic Director to help lead the organization, currently celebrating its 30th anniversary, into the next phase of growth and evolution as one of North America’s leading literary festivals.

The next Artistic Director will create and execute a vision that engages, challenges and inspires both loyal and new audiences and stakeholders. The Artistic Director is the public face of the Writers Fest, primarily responsible for developing programming that delivers extraordinary audience experiences, while delivering on strategic planning by the Board of Directors and co-managing with the Executive Director.

To receive the Position Specification, including information and background on the Festival as well as the role, duties and qualifications required of the Artistic Director, please contact our recruiting partner Alexander Whitehead Executive Search at AD-VWFest@alexanderwhitehead.com.