Executive Director/General Manager

Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Website Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

REMUNERATION: $70,000-$80,000/year


One of Canada’s finest regional orchestras, the JUNO-nominated Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra is seeking an Executive Director/General Manager to lead it to the next level of artistic and organizational excellence.

In addition to providing hands-on leadership and oversight to daily operations and finance, our new ED/GM will be an effective communicator and consensus builder, enhancing vital partnerships within the community. Key indicators of success will include: maintaining positive working relationships with government funding agencies (federal, provincial, and municipal), building support from private foundations and individual donors, increasing concert and special events attendance, developing a network of support from the business and corporate sector, and designing, in collaboration with the Board and other stakeholders, the strategic direction of the organization.

Our new ED/GM will have demonstrated leadership abilities in complex organizations, will possess exceptional organizational capabilities with highly collaborative and respectful interpersonal and communication skills. He or she will possess a sound understanding of the business community, have significant experience in the arts or not-for-profit sector, and have a deep appreciation for orchestral music.

Visit the TBSO website www.tbso.ca for the complete job description. Please submit a cover letter and résumé with three references by June 5, 2020 to: Linda Penner, TBSO President c/o jeffgibson@tbso.ca

The TBSO is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and excellence. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


To apply for this job email your details to jeffgibson@tbso.ca