Executive Director
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Manitoba
City: Winnipeg
Hiring Organization Name: Royal Winnipeg Ballet
Hiring Organization Description:

Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) is an arts organization like no other. Founded in 1939 by Gweneth Lloyd, O.C. and Betty Farrally, O.C., the Royal Winnipeg Ballet has garnered both critical and audience acclaim for its versatility, technical excellence, and captivating style. In 1945, the Company launched its first tour of Canada and added international touring in 1953. Since then, the 26-dancer company has performed in over 581 cities in 44 countries. Receiving its royal title in 1953 (the first granted under the reign of Queen Elizabeth II), it holds the distinction of being Canada’s premiere ballet company and the longest-continuously operating ballet company in North America.

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Job Description:

Reporting to a diverse and committed Board of Directors, the Executive Director will work closely with the Board and the Artistic Director to establish and implement a compelling vision and priority strategic directions for the RWB. The Executive Director will execute the RWB mandate ensuring the artistic and fiscal health of the organization.

The Executive Director will work closely and collaboratively with the Artistic Director and senior leaders to establish a high-performance, innovative and progressive organization, nurture an empowering culture and environment, create and present ballet productions at the highest level of artistic excellence, sustain strong, trusting relationships with donors, supporters, partners, funders and the community and steward the RWB brand and reputation.


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$140,000-$150,000, negotiable

How to Apply:

Application Deadline: 09/06/2023


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