Seeking Interim Gallery Director

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Interim Gallery Director Job Posting

Do you have a strong visual arts background, experience in administration and a creative spirit?  Are you interested in a challenging and rewarding lead role with a well-established, successful art organization?  We are seeking a qualified, self-motivated individual who is able to work cooperatively and productively in a dynamic arts and cultural environment.

The Interim Gallery Director reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the Residency Coordinator and a committee elected from DCAS membership

Key responsibilities

Planning and implementation associated with all aspects of ODD Gallery exhibitions (approx. 9 each year), artist talks, workshops, outreach programs, fundraising and special events, including but not limited to:

 - Calls for submission, selections, jurying, scheduling, installations

 - Budget development, funding proposals, related financial administration

 - Correspondence, reporting, marketing/advertising, public relations

Essential qualifications

 - Education & work experience demonstrating knowledge of contemporary visual arts practices

 - Experience in installation of gallery exhibitions, handling and lighting artwork

 - Event coordination experience including ability to use a/v equipment

 - Computer and design skills for word processing, spreadsheets, internet, web updating and desktop publishing

 - Excellent organizational, time management, communications and interpersonal skills

Term Duration:         March 1, 2016 to February 29, 2017

Hours:                        30 hours a week

(there will be additional training hours in February)

Wage range:  $31,200 –$34,400 plus benefits, commensurate with qualifications

Closing Date for Applications December 28, 2015 at 4:30 pm 

Please submit completed cover letter and resume to the KIAC Office or to the Klondike Outr4each Office. Attention Karen DuBois, Executive Director,  

A detailed job description is available upon request

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Klondike Institute of Art & Culture Bag 8000, Dawson, Yukon, YOB 1G0 Canada
Telephone: 1-867-993-5005 Fax: 1-867-993-5838 Email: