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/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Following the previous Director/Chief Executive Officer’s (CEO’s) retirement in April 2021 (VIEW FORMER DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE HERE), the Board of Directors of the AGGV is seeking a strategic and visionary Director/CEO with strong business and financial acumen and previous experience managing a gallery or museum. The Director/CEO will be bold in vision, bring excellence in artistic programming, and be an agent of change with a solid reputation within the arts community. Inspirational in leadership, they will possess exceptional relationship building skills, have a track record of success cultivating and stewarding donors, and ideally have experience overseeing a major fundraising campaign and building project. A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and strong knowledge of modern-day governance practices is also required.
This position will remain posted until filled.
The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria requires an individual with exceptional interpersonal skills and a passion to work in Vancouver Island’s major art museum. The role of Gallery Officers at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria involves a range of complementary responsibilities, including direct contact with the public as well as security, technical and administrative functions. The Gallery Officer works as part of a team of staff and volunteers ensuring a positive visitor experience.
This is a Union position paying $18.62/hour.
Shifts will vary and this position will provide vacation coverage over the coming months. Ability to work evenings and weekends is essential.
Submit resume and cover letter by Saturday June 19, 2021 5:00pm to email@example.com with subject line “Gallery Officer”, or to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1040 Moss Street, Victoria, BC V8V 4P1 Attn. Bruce Day, Buildings & Security Manager.
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.