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Executive Director at The Devon Guild of Craftsmen


The Devon Guild of Craftsmen is seeking an outstanding individual with strong leadership and management skills to drive forward the strategic, artistic and operational development of the organisation. You will be passionate and knowledgeable about contemporary crafts, with entrepreneurial flair and an eye for new opportunities.

With experience of working with a range of stakeholders and developing successful partnerships, you will be able to lead on the business planning process, combining the development of a high quality artistic and educational programme with appropriate fundraising and income generating strategies. The ability to lead a small but diverse team and monitor business performance is key to the role, as is an understanding of audience development in the arts. You will also be directing the organisation through a time of change as it undertakes an exciting capital (build or relocation) project to ensure long term sustainability. For information about the Devon Guild of Craftsmen see www.crafts.org.uk £34,183 - £42,911 Deadline for applications: 12 noon Wednesday 27 September Interviews: 10 October 2017 Devon Guild of Craftsmen is an equal opportunities employer. Note: this is re-advertisement

How to Apply

To download an application pack, go to http://www.crafts.org.uk/About/Vacancies.aspx