JOB: Manager Cowra Civic Centre

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Become the manager of this great community performing arts facility including helping to build community participation and attract top quality events.

This position is to provide professional management of the Cowra Civic Centre, including all financial and operating activities.  Major objectives are to attract quality performing arts, conferences and to encourage and develop participation of the local community.

Closing Date: 14/10/2019    Location: Cowra

This content has been posted by Arts OutWest on behalf of one of our local government partners, Cowra Shire Council. Please direct all inquires to council.

Direct link to the job ad on the Cowra Council website

About Cowra & Cowra Council

Cowra Council provides local government services to residents within a geographical area of 2,800 square kilometres. Council employs 182 full time equivalent staff and provides a large range of services to our community.  Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our local community.

The regional town of Cowra is in Central New South Wales approximately one hour from other regional hubs of Bathurst and Orange. Centrally located and easily linkable to the rest of the state and all major cities in south eastern Australia; and only 2 hours to Canberra or 4 hours to central Sydney.

Cowra is a busy and active community with a number of true country experiences from relaxing along the extensive waterways to exploring the tranquil Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre. Residents and tourists alike seek out Cowra’s fascinating history, from the days of steam trains to the largest Prisoner of War breakout in modern military history.

Food and wine buffs can tour the regions boutique vineyards and excellent restaurants to sample the superb local food and wine available.  You’ll enjoy the retail and commercial centre of Cowra, where you’ll find everything you could want or need in a larger town while still enjoying that wonderful feeling of country hospitality.

About the Position

Salary: $1,797.52pw
Hours of Work: 35hour week with variations required in work hours to meet the needs of the Civic Centre.
2.5year Term Contract 

Cowra Council is seeking a highly motivated and suitably qualified Manager – Civic Centre to join our Corporate Services team. This position provides professional management of the Cowra Civic Centre, including all financial and operating activities. Major objectives are to attract quality performing arts, conferences and to encourage and develop participation of the local community.

Applicants must have relevant industry experience, strong computer, customer service and organisational skills. A ‘can do’ work ethic and ability to work positively within a team are essential.

Position Description 

Please click on the link for a full copy of the Position Description.

For further enquiries please contact Michael Jones, Director – Corporate Services on (02) 6340 2007.

How to Apply

Before you apply for this position, please read the position description carefully to assess your eligibility and suitability for the position.

You will be required to answer questions relating to the selection criteria on the online application, your answers will be accessed and rated, so please ensure you take time in providing your answers and give examples of demonstrated experience when requested.

You will also be asked to attach your current resume which should include two referees. Please note that you cannot submit your application without attaching your resume.  A cover letter is not mandatory, but may be added if so desired.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Pre-employment Screening

In the event you are shortlisted for an interview, and are then selected to progress to the next stage following interview, you must be prepared to undergo the following pre-employment screening processes as part of the selection process:

A pre-employment physical examination, including hearing, drug & alcohol assessments.
Please include two work related referees in your resume for reference checking purposes – please ensure your referee details are current
Council may also check authenticity of certificates and qualifications

Apply

This content has been posted by Arts OutWest on behalf of one of our local government partners, Cowra Shire Council. Please direct all inquires to council.

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