With the recent news that current director of Writers Victoria Angela Savage will be taking up the position of CEO at Public Libraries Victoria (read more here), we are excited to open applications for the role of CEO of Writers Victoria.
We're looking for someone who is highly motivated, dynamic and visionary to lead us into our next exciting chapter. This CEO role is for a strategic leader who will be responsible for the overall operations of the organisation, with a focus on developing and delivering on artistic vision and business objectives. Our new CEO will have experience in arts leadership, with a capability to develop and deliver an artistic vision which will benefit Writers Victoria members and the broader writing community. They will have the ability to communicate a vision with confidence and passion, use their skills and experience to create and deliver our events and programs, oversee business operations, and work collaboratively with our broad community.
The CEO's duties cover leadership, management, finance, member services, and programs and services. This is a full-time, 3 year fixed term role, starting in September or as agreed.
Writers Victoria is committed to building a workplace that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills and creates an inclusive environment for all employees. We strongly urge diverse applicants to apply or contact us for further discussion about this role.
A full position description can be downloaded here: Writers Victoria CEO Position Description.
Applications are open now and close 10am Friday August 14.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or would like to discuss this role in more depth.