Career Opportunity - Chief Executive Officer
Updated: May 26, 2020
This career opportunity is now closed to applications
Creative Saskatchewan is seeking its next CEO.
Creative Saskatchewan is a provincial Crown agency established in 2013 to stimulate the commercialization of creative products and bring Saskatchewan’s creative talent to market. The agency invests in the commercial success of creative entrepreneurs by administering a comprehensive suite of grant and equity investment programs focussed on production, marketing, business capacity and export. Creative Saskatchewan also administers operational and program funding for seven creative industry associations representing music, film and television, digital interactive media, visual arts, craft, publishing and live performance arts. The CEO will oversee the distribution strategy of the Creative Saskatchewan Investment Fund, ensuring that the agency continues to foster, develop and promote the commercial capacity of Saskatchewan’s creative industries, while ensuring that strategic initiatives are operationalized, partnerships are strengthened, and expectations are exceeded. Creative Saskatchewan is in the early stages of an essential project to develop robust key performance indicators for the agency and for the creative industry associations we invest in. The CEO will be well-positioned to work closely with expert third-party consultants and to apply the results of a comprehensive analysis to the development of a sharply defined, sustainable system of KPI measurement. The CEO will have a business degree and/or post-secondary training relevant to creative industries, a track record of senior leadership experience including growing responsibilities, and demonstrated expertise in strategic planning, risk assessment, marketing, financial management, organizational design, and economic development. Complete details of the CEO position are available below in the downloadable CEO Position Profile. Application deadline is: May 25, 2020.