In consultation with the Nuit Blanche Board of Directors, the Project Manager is responsible for the production of Nuit Blanche Saskatoon, taking place September 29th, 2018. The incumbent will work with the programming committee to determine the festival theme or vision and selection of artists. The Project Manager will create and manage the budget in conjunction with the Board Executive. The incumbent also coordinates with the artists, handling program inquiries, developing and maintaining excellent relations with the City of Saskatoon and businesses, managing reports and communicating with the Nuit Blanche Saskatoon Board of Directors. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about the local Saskatoon arts community and also possess related business experience and training. The candidate will be responsible for developing relationships with stakeholders, including artists, other arts organizations, community organizations, funders and sponsors. The Project Manager is responsible for coordinating locations and logistics for artists’ presentations with the City of Saskatoon, Business Improvement Districts and local businesses. They will also support the communications committee in preparing marketing materials. This is a contract position with start date of January 15th, 2018, part-time for 8 months and transiting to full-time the month of the festival. Wage between $20 and $25 an hour based on experience.
APPLICATIONS DUE NOVEMBER 17TH, 2017