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CEO/Artistic Director

Job details

Brisbane Powerhouse
14 Apr 2021
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin, Performing Arts


Brisbane’s leading contemporary performance space is approaching its 21st anniversary in May 2021.

Over the years its artistic achievements, attendances and critical reception have been outstanding. Positioned on the banks of the Brisbane River, Brisbane Powerhouse is regarded as one of Australia's most distinctive and exciting cultural precincts and has established itself as a place of creativity and connection.

The Board has created a new single leadership position of CEO/Artistic Director and seeks to appoint a highly experienced and energetic arts leader to lead the next phase of artistic, economic and precinct development.

The CEO/Artistic Director will be a collaborative leader who will develop a dynamic partnership with artists, staff, Board and stakeholders, providing inspiring strategic and cultural leadership, excellent philanthropic and commercial outcomes, and sophisticated stakeholder management. 

This senior national role requires extensive knowledge of the arts, high-level organisational skills and an innate understanding of the balancing act required to simultaneously achieve great artistic and financial outcomes.

Leading and developing a talented and committed team, the CEO/Artistic Director will ensure the highest standards of delivery are met, ensuring Brisbane Powerhouse’s program is as sustainable as it is compelling, whilst always having an eye over the horizon.

CEO/Artistic Director Candidate Pack

Applications close on Wednesday 14 April 2021.

For further information contact Richard Evans at REĂ Consulting:

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15 Mar 2021