Job Opportunity: Director of Fire Station Artists´ Studios, Dublin, Ireland

The Board of FSAS are recruiting for the position of Director of Fire Station Artists´ Studios

Experience and knowledge

· Understand the distinction between governance and management
· Significant arts management experience – minimum of 3 years experience at director
level or senior manager level.
· Proven experience in devising and implementing ambitious and engaging cultural
· Deep understanding of contemporary visual arts in Ireland and internationally.
· Knowledge of Irish arts sector.
· An understanding of the legal obligations between landlord and tenants.
· An understanding and interest in socially engaged practice is desirable

Personal Qualities

· A highly effective communicator.
· The ability to lead and motivate a small team and foster a positive culture.
· Natural ability to cultivate positive relationships with external partners in cultural
agencies, government, and corporate sector.
· Someone who combines vision with the ability to make things happen
· Sound financial acumen.
· A wide network of international contacts is desirable.
· Sensitive to the nature of artists working and living at FSAS.

Salary range €35,000 to €40,000
The equivalent of four days per week to be finalised on negotiation of contract

Fire Station Artists Studio is an equal opportunities employer.

The closing date for applications is: 26 May 2014, 2pm
Interviews for short-listed candidates will be held on Thursday 19 June 2014.

Email your letter of application and CV to chair@firestation.ie.

Full details on this job opportunity can be found on http://www.firestation.ie/news/article/job-vacancy-director-of-fire-station-artists-studios/