Strong Business Program Manager – Desart

Application Close Date: 14/05/2018
Desart Inc
Submitted by: Sally Humm Central Desert

Desart is seeking a Strong Business Program Manager for a fixed term, 12-month contract.

The Strong Business Program Manager is a senior management role who is responsible for the delivery of key Desart Programs including, but not limited to:

  • Art Centre Resource Development
  • Art Centre Human Resource Program and
  • Art Centre Business Support Program
  • Desart events (Desert Mob, Barkly Artist Camp and Desart Art Centre Conference)

The position works closely with art centre management in the Desart membership with the development and delivery of a broad range of member programs designed to provide opportunities and build capacities that supports the artistic, cultural, social and economic aspirations of our member art centres. The Strong Business Program Manager will undertake their role in a manner that acknowledges the cultural diversity of Desart’s’ Membership.

The Strong Business Program Manager will have a good understanding of arts and cultural development. You will have what it takes to deliver complex projects under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer that create great outcomes and benefit the Aboriginal Art Centres of Central Australia. The Strong Business Program Manager will be able navigate complex projects with multiple stakeholders and your influencing and networking skills will be an asset to bring everyone together.

Remuneration and Leave

Base Salary of $65,000 – $75,000pa plus 17.5% Leave Loading, 9.25% Compulsory Superannuation  and Salary Sacrifice

6 weeks Annual Leave
10 days Personal Leave (sick/carers)
8 days Study Leave (as negotiated)

Application Process

Please respond in writing to each of the essential and desirable selection criteria in the attached Job Description

Please forward cover letter, claims against the selection criteria and current resume to:

Philip Watkins
Chief Executive Officer
PO Box 9219
Alice Springs NT 0870 or Re: Strong Business Program Manager Application

Applications will close 9:00am Monday 14th May 2018.