Executive Director (Maternity Cover) | Galway Music Residency

Galway Music Residency is seeking an experienced Arts professional to cover the maternity leave of the current Executive Director.  This position is offered as a fixed term contract for a period of 6-9 months, with a provisional start date of 22 August.  A probationary period of 3 months applies.

The working hours for this role are 30 hours per week. However, the nature of the role requires flexibility and a willingness to work outside of normal office hours on occasion.  The position is based at GMR’s offices, located at Riverside Terrapin, NUI Galway. A hybrid working situation will be considered with some hours worked from home. The role may require the post holder to work at, and from, other locations throughout the city and county from time to time.
This Executive Director will be part of a small team, supported by a part-time Administration Assistant, the Board and GMR’s Artistic Committee. The role is multi-faceted and involves being in the thick of every element of the organisation.

The Executive Director’s key responsibilities include programme management, general management, marketing and administration.

The deadline for applications is 5:30pm Friday, 17 June.
Find out more about the position on the Galway Music Residency website.