AFA Job: Arts Development Consultant (Theatre Arts)

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Deadline: Dec 7, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Love the arts? Have a background in theatre? Check out this opportunity to work with the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA).

Job information:

  • Job Title: Arts Development Consultant  
  • Job Requisition ID: 35320
  • Ministry: Culture
  • Location: Edmonton
  • Full or Part-Time: Full Time
  • Hours of Work: 36.25 hours per week
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular - Permanent
  • Scope: Open Competition

Closing Date: December 7, 2022


As an Arts Development Consultant with a background in Theatre Arts, you will apply advanced knowledge and experience of provincial arts infrastructure to ensure public grant programs and funding opportunities meet the mission, goals, and vision of the AFA. 

Additional writing and other duties described in full job description.


$2,683.10 to $3,507.06 bi-weekly ($70,028 - $ 91,534/year)


  • University degree in Arts, Fine Arts, or Arts Administration with a specialization in Theatre plus three year’s prior experience working in arts administration or grants management
  • Knowledge of issues, trends, and research in key subject areas appropriate to the business of the AFA
  • Knowledge of general accounting practices, board governance, and not-for-profit operational and administrative practices
  • Demonstrated experience with workshop development and public speaking

Equivalency: Directly related education or experience considered based on:

  • 1 year of education for 1 year of experience; or 
  • 1 year of experience for 1 year of education

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