Reporting directly to the Vancouver Biennale’s CEO, the Vice President of Communications and Development is an important decision-maker, leader, and networker in the Vancouver Biennale organization. Long-term organizational sustainability is at the core of what the Vice President of Communications and Development does, from finding operational efficiencies to achieving sizable fundraising goals. Being keenly aware of the long-term financial health of the organization, the Vice President of Communications and Development possesses demonstrated fundraising experience and actively nurtures relationships with business and government leaders, benefactors, and sponsors to seek the necessary funds to support current and future initiatives of the Biennale. At every opportunity the Vice President of Communications and Development expands and strengthens the Biennale’s local and international reputation by facilitating and developing partnerships, collaborations, and support for artists and projects.
As an important decision-maker and leader in the Vancouver Biennale organization, the Vice President of Communications and Development ensures that all projects and programs align with the Biennale’s vision, mission, and strategic objectives and demonstrates the leadership skills, business acumen, and operational discipline required to deliver those projects and programs on time, on budget, and with a high standard of excellence.