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The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is located just 20 minutes from downtown Victoria in a beautiful park-like setting. The Gallery is housed in a combination of contemporary exhibition spaces and the remarkable 1889 Spencer mansion. It is the largest public art gallery on Vancouver Island and one of the most significant in Canada with its important collection of visual and decorative arts.

We encourage people of Indigenous ancestry, women, people of colour, LGBTQQIP2SA individuals, and members of other diverse communities to apply for careers at the AGGV.

Director of Finance and Administration

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria currently has an opening for a Director of Finance & Administration. This role is a member of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (AGGV)’s senior management team, with primary responsibility for the leadership and oversight of the Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology and Administrative functions.

This position assists in setting the strategic direction of the organization, ensures fiscal responsibility and oversees internal controls all while supporting the effective and efficient delivery of the AGGV Society’s mandate.

The Director of Finance and Administration as a member of the AGGV Foundation Board provides financial support and oversight to ensure the Foundation Society meets their mandate.

Excellent communication and relationship building skills are required, as well as a successful track record in setting priorities; and exhibiting problem solving skills which support and enable sound decision making.

The preferred candidate will hold a post-secondary degree in business, accounting, or finance and hold a CPA professional designation. Prior experience communicating and working with Board of Directors within the non-for-profit sector is an asset.

This position is a 28-hour per week role, located in Victoria, BC, with additional hours as required to fulfill the annual audit and government grant application processes. Portions of work are to be completed in office on set days of the week with the potential for remaining work to be completed remotely.

Application Information:
Refer to full job description here for more details.

If this dynamic opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please apply with your resume and cover letter to:
Attention: Nancy Noble, Director/CEO
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

This posting will remain open until 5:00 pm PST on September 26, 2022.

We thank all those who apply; only those that are shortlisted will be contacted.