Board Director Application

  • Call for Board Directors!

    The Burnaby Arts Council (BAC) was established in 1967 and continues to work to provide opportunities for local and emerging artists, as well as for newcomers who are just discovering the arts. The Burnaby Arts Council has been bridging cultural barriers and curating exhibitions, performances, events and workshops that highlight diverse voices and create conversations that are needed as Burnaby grows and diversifies.
  • Board Duties Include:

    • Working on policies that will guide the Burnaby Arts Council’s operational decisions, membership growth, planning, budgeting, and strategic direction. • A commitment to a minimum of 5-8 hours a month which includes one monthly board meeting and attendance/participation at BAC functions and affiliated events. • Performing specific tasks as determined by your role on the board. • To serve on a standing committee of the BAC Board.
  • Qualifications:

    • Creative, innovative and enjoy working collaboratively in a group setting. • Knowledge and understanding of the cultural sector's issues and needs in terms of Arts • and Culture throughout the City of Burnaby and neighbouring municipalities. • Strong writing and communication skills. • Ability to inform and motivate others. • Experience in fundraising, financial planning, policy development, and advocacy.
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  • Please upload your resume and cover letter (either as a single or multiple documents) in field below. Please name your files with the following format: Name_Resume.pdf
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    • Provide a brief summary of relevant experiences including current occupation as relevant to this position.
    • Provide a brief summary of your areas of expertise, or previous roles in a similar capacity and its relevance to this role and the board. (Character limit: 1000)
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