Organisation: glór      

Salary: €60,000 – €67,000

Contract: Initial five-year contract with a six-month probation period

Location: Ennis, Co. Clare      

About our client

glór is a multi-disciplinary arts centre located in the heart of Ennis, Co Clare, housing a 505-seat theatre, a 60 seat Studio, a gallery, a large public foyer, a café and a bar. In addition to hosting a substantial programme of local, national and international performances, events and visual arts, glór supports artists in a range of ways, and it facilitates the development of new work that reflects and responds to the creative landscape of Clare. Whilst glór has a particular interest in and focus on the traditional arts, its programme reflects a wide variety of artforms and thrives on connectivity, diversity and accessibility. Now in its 21st year, glór is an ambitious arts centre of excellence.

About the role

The Board of glór Music DAC seeks to appoint an outstanding and talented individual for the position of Director, who will lead the organisation with passion, imagination, and dedication in the next phase of its development and artistic achievement.

The Director will curate glór’s programme and oversee its implementation as well as the management of all aspects of the arts centre. Reporting to the Chair and Board, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the centre achieves its artistic, audience and financial objectives.

Experience in strategy development and financial management skills are essential. The ideal candidate will demonstrate exceptional leadership, relationship management and communication skills and have a proven track record of advocacy and promotion.

If you have the experience, talent, and commitment to balance the artistic and programmatic elements of this role with the managerial demands of running a leading arts centre, we would welcome an expression of interest.


Application details

Please email for the full job description, candidate information pack, and application details for this role. Please use ‘glor – Director’ as the subject of your email.

The recruitment campaign for the role of Director is being managed exclusively on behalf of glór by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.

Closing Date: 12pm (noon) on Monday 5th December 2022

Date Posted: 14 November 2022
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