General Manager

First Nations People and People of Colour are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

WEYA seeks an experienced and motivated General Manager to help guide the organisation in the next stage of its development as a leading youth arts company based in Melbourne’s western suburbs.

The General Manager maintains a mutually respectful relationship with WEYA’s two Co-CEOs/Artistic Directors and its Board, in order to steer the strategic and artistic direction of the company. You will be accountable across a number of areas including finance, human resources, philanthropy, operations and governance. You will also be responsible for managing a small, dynamic team of professionals through a period of transition as the company develops new strategies and processes of safely and effectively working with the community.

Prospective candidates should be experienced in arts management or the community sector, have excellent communication skills, and a proven track record in financial management and grant-writing/acquittal. Experience in the youth or community arts sector, and an understanding of culturally-safe practice and community psychology is highly desirable.

Please read the full Position Description, and contact us if you have any questions.

Applications close at 11:59pm, Sunday 19 July 2020 

To apply, please email a CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria to Penny Harpham: