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Chief Executive Officer

Darwin Festival seeks Chief Executive Officer to provide outstanding collaborative leadership to ensure the successful delivery of the Festival, working closely with Artistic Director, Felix Preval.

Responsible for the strategic direction, vision and financial health of the organisation, the CEO has direct reports from the managers of the Operations, Finance, Programming, Marketing, Development, Production, Ticketing and Bars departments.

The Chief Executive Officer holds key external relationships with government funders and agencies, corporate sponsors, partners, media, suppliers and the general public.

This role requires a sound knowledge of the arts, high-level organisational skills and an appreciation of the balancing act required to simultaneously achieve great artistic, cultural and financial outcomes.

Leading and developing a talented and committed team, the CEO will ensure the highest standards of delivery are met, and that the Festival’s program resonates with its community and is as sustainable as it is compelling.

View the Position Description here.

Applications close on Monday 3 February 2020.

For further information contact Richard Evans at REĂ Consulting:

Marketing Special Projects

In the role of Marketing Special Projects, you will manage and deliver targeted marketing and projects support across print and digital channels. This exciting and varied role will see you collaborating with Festival departments to deliver the Darwin Festival 2020 program guide and more.

Applications close on Friday 17 January 2020 at 5.30pm (ACST).

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Production Administrator

The Production Administrator assists with the administration of the Production department, including, financial management, crew coordination and technical production requirements, to support the safe and professional site delivery of Darwin Festival events.

Applications close on Monday 3 February 2020 at 5.30pm (ACST).

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Special Events Producer

We are looking for a Special Events Producer to help realise a diverse and ambitious program of key events within the 2020 Darwin Festival program.

Applications close on Monday 17 February 2020 at 5.30pm (ACST).

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Working at Darwin Festival

Festival work is fast-paced, challenging, high-energy and lots of fun. Darwin Festival permanent and seasonal contract positions are advertised on this page year-round. Darwin Festival is an equal-opportunity employer, and Northern Territory residents are strongly encouraged to apply. Join the Festival team: apply and further develop your skills, and get ready for the time of your life!

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