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Recruiting Director of Development

Applications close: Monday 12 May 2014

The Art Gallery of NSW, in Sydney, is seeking an outstanding senior executive to fill the new position of Director of Development to lead the critical, strategic functions of philanthropy and business development.

The successful candidate will join the Gallery at an exciting time with a new leadership team in place, a clearly articulated and motivating vision for the Gallery’s future and exciting plans for the expansion and transformation of the institution.

This influential senior executive role will create and implement a fundraising strategy to enable the Gallery to maintain and grow its position as a leading Australian art museum of national and international standing.

Possessing relevant tertiary qualifications or comparable experience, the successful candidate will have a strong track record of success at a senior executive level, including the provision of strategic advice to governing boards and leading fundraising campaigns in a cultural or other not for profit organisation.

An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

For an information book for candidates or a confidential discussion, please contact the consultant advising the Gallery:

Maria Sykes
Odgers Berndtson Executive Search
tel +61 2 8905 3735

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This position will be subject to the new executive structure and employment arrangements for the NSW public sector. These reforms are expected to be introduced over the next three years. Details of the proposed reforms can be found on the Public Service Commission website