Posted: June 13, 2017
Seasonal Position
Calgary Alberta


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - DYNAMIC WINTERGUARD

Scope of Position

The Dynamic Winterguard Executive Director is responsible for the total oversight and success of Dynamic Winterguard.


Responsibilities

Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage, recruit, train, motivate and lead a team of educators, contractors, guest artists to deliver best practice education programming in an inspired and collaborative environment
  • Prepare youth as spirited citizens and become engaged community leaders
  • Actively remain up-to-date on current industry trends and techniques
  • Conceptualize and implement long term strategies to enhance and ensure the long term sustainability of Dynamic Winterguard
  • Develop annual training, performance, and touring schedules
  • Educate program staff, contractors, program members on advanced performance standards and techniques
  • Develop relationships with show designers.
  • Identify long and short term capital needs based on emerging business issues

Qualifications

 

The ideal candidate will be proactive, optimistic and have the ability to multi-task.  He/she will have one post-secondary degree preferably in education or the arts. As well as the following:

 

  • A minimum of 7-10 years of color guard, youth education, and arts management   
  • Advanced knowledge of  pageantry arts
  • Proven achievement in pageantry arts
  • Advanced knowledge of theory and techniques required to produce and perform works of music and visual arts.
  • Highly detailed and efficient organizational skills
  • Proven ability develop and deliver strategic plans
  • Experience handling conflict and resolution
  • Strong verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • High level of confidentiality and professionalism
  • Proven ability to motivate, inspire, and lead program members
  • High level ability to communicate with parents, & members
  • Flexible schedule

To Apply, please email resume SpiritusMarchingArts@Gmail.com

Posting closes August 1, 2017