Manager Arts and Libraries - City of Monash

Location Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2103-103531_1617083744
Posted 22 days ago
  • Are you passionate about the arts, libraries and events?
  • Do you possess contemporary strategic leadership?
  • Join one of the most cosmopolitan municipalities in Victoria

Located 20km South East of Melbourne's CBD and home to more than 200,000 residents, Monash City Council is one of the most cosmopolitan municipalities in Victoria whose vision is to be an inviting City, diverse and alive with activity, designed for a bright future. Find out more here:

Reporting to the Director, Community Services, the Manager Arts and Libraries will lead, manage and champion the arts, library and festival/events portfolios, including the Monash Gallery of Art (MGA), ensuring high standards of delivery while fostering and delivering innovative new ideas, programs and strategies that support the needs and expectations of the Monash community.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to shape, lead and manage a range of programs, services and events that genuinely make a difference to the lives of the diverse and multicultural Monash community.

To be successful in this role, the City of Monash is seeking a contemporary, strategic and visionary Local Government leader who has experience in the portfolio or related community services and who is passionate about the role that arts, libraries and events play in creating healthy, resilient communities.

Politically astute, you are adept at forming strong and collaborative relationships with stakeholders both internal and external to your organisation. You demonstrate a strong commitment to continuous improvement and are highly regarded for your exceptional people leadership and ability to cultivate high performing teams.

For a copy of the PD, please copy and paste this link, or to apply, please upload your CV (note a covering letter is not required). For any questions not outlined in the PD, please contact Melanie Pecanek on 0408 898 734.

The City of Monash values flexible working arrangements and embraces workplace diversity, inclusion, and equity and are committed to being a child safe organisation and have zero tolerance to child abuse.