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Posting Number: CPM-8324
Position Title: Manager, Operations
Department: Department of Music, Faculty of Fine Arts
Affiliation: CPM
Salary Grade: E
Hiring Salary Range: $64,172 - $72,194
Maximum of Salary Range: $88,237
Duration: Continuing Full-Time
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm or 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This position supports the Departments of Dance and Music.

Reporting to the Executive Officer and accountable to the Chairs in the Departments of Dance and Music, the Manager, Operations is responsible for the management of a range of departmental resources including non-academic staff, space and equipment. This role provides leadership and support to the Chairs in developing and implementing strategies for the operational aspects of academic program delivery. Major responsibilities include areas such as: Leadership, Operational Management, Facilities and Equipment, Budget, Special Projects, Health and Safety.
Diploma in arts administration / arts management or equivalent education and experience (such as multiple years managing in an arts environment). University degree in Fine Arts, particularly Dance or Music would be considered an asset.
Minimum three (3) years progressive experience in arts administration and management of staff, with preference given to those whose management experience is within unionized environment. Experience working in an educational setting is an asset.
Demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following: Dance performances, Music performances or live theatre. Thorough knowledge of current health and safety standards and principles and their practical applications in a teaching environment; leadership skills; demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a team; demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills including flexibility, discretion, diplomacy, tact, judgement; excellent organizational and management skills; proven ability to exercise good judgement and initiative; excellent oral and written communication skills; knowledge of purchasing and budgeting and contract processes. Excellent data base and spreadsheet management skills.
Cover Letter Required: Yes
Internal Posting Date: January 14, 2014
Internal Application Deadline: Posted until filled
Extended Posting Date: January 14, 2014
Extended Application Deadline: Posted until filled
External Posting Date: January 14, 2014
External Application Deadline: Posted until filled

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