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Start date August 1, 2021

GENERAL MANAGER

May 28, 2021

The Intrada Brass of Oakville welcomes applications for the position of General Manager.

The Position

Reporting to the Chair of the Board of Directors, the General Manager works with the Board to develop and implement short and long-range plans, as well as collaborating with the Music Director to provide the services required to meet the ensemble’s performance needs.

The position oversees and supports all operations of the Intrada Brass including overseeing accounts receivable and payable with the treasurer, budget, programs, venue, guest artists, personnel, equipment, grant applications, fundraising, social media, database management, and ongoing administrative tasks.

The General Manager also represents the Intrada Brass to provincial and community organizations, as well as to the general public and the business sector.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidates should possess the following background and skills:
● Post secondary education in Office Administration, Business, Music or a related field is an asset
● Previous experience as an Office Manager or an Administrator is an asset
● Experience working with a not-for-profit board is an asset
● Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
● Strong organizational skills and a keen eye for detail
● Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and WordPress
● Working knowledge of QuickBooks or another accounting software is an asset
● Flexibility and the ability to work independently

Compensation

This is a part time paid position (4-5 hours per week over 12 months) with the ability to work from your home.

Applications

Interested candidates should apply by sending a current C.V. and references to Intrada Brass

The start date will be August 1, 2020.

About Intrada Brass

Formed in 1995, the Intrada Brass (IBO) presents three main series concerts per year as an authentic British-style brass band with the goal of playing a wide repertoire as well as encouraging the composition and arranging of music by Canadians. With flexibility in ensemble size, Intrada has a robust outreach program and presents concerts and outreach events in the community and at local schools and retirement residences. Intrada Brass players are drawn from across southern Ontario and are high-level amateurs and professionals.

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General Manager Job Posting

 

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MUSIC DIRECTOR

February 18, 2020

The Intrada Brass of Oakville welcomes applications for the position of Music Director.

The Position

The Music Director reports directly to the Board and is responsible for the fulfillment of the band’s artistic potential and engagement and development of Oakville audiences. S/he will work with the board to provide artistic vision and musical leadership continuing to build the artistic quality of the band. S/he will help guide the selection of repertoire and guest artists and will attract and retain quality musicians, and recommend new members as necessary to the Board.

Candidate Profile

The Board of Directors of the Intrada Brass seeks a Music Director who brings energy and commitment to help the band deliver on its mandate as defined in the Intrada Brass constitution. The successful candidate will help build a larger footprint in the community, serving more people that deepen their engagement with the band. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional musicianship and conducting skills with the ability to convey musical ideas and intentions. S/he will have significant experience conducting brass bands and brass ensembles as well as experience working with high-level amateur & professional musicians. S/he will have a wide knowledge and understanding of brass band and brass ensemble repertoire. Strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills are necessary and the ability to work collaboratively with the board and meet deadlines is vital.

Compensation

Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications

Applications must include a personal letter of interest from the candidate, a one-page resume, sample programs conducted by the candidate, names and phone numbers of three professional references and links to video recordings.

Please submit application by Sunday, March 22, 2020.

About Intrada Brass

Formed in 1995, the Intrada Brass (IBO) presents three main series concerts per year as an authentic British-style brass band with the goal of playing a wide repertoire as well as encouraging the composition and arranging of music by Canadians. With flexibility in ensemble size, Intrada has a robust outreach program and presents concerts and outreach events in the community and at local schools and retirement residences. Intrada Brass players are drawn from across southern Ontario and are high-level amateurs and professionals.

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Intrada Brass Constitution

Intrada Brass MD Job Description

IBO MD Candidate Profile

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