Term: Full time
Salary range: From $90,000 p/a commensurate with qualifications and experience + superannuation
Accountability: The Executive Producer is Co-CEO (with the Artistic Director) and works under the direction of, and reports to, the ILBIJERRI Board of Directors.


The Executive Producer position at ILBIJERRI Theatre Company, is a unique and exciting leadership opportunity with one of Australia’s leading theatre companies creating innovative works by First Nations artists.

Working alongside ILBIJERRI’s Board of Directors and in close collaboration with the Artistic Director, the Executive Producer provides strong leadership for producing a large-scale program of new works and national and international touring for the company. The Board encourages First Nations applicants to this position.  In the interests of securing a First Nations leader into this position, the Board acknowledges that the successful candidate may require some skills development, provided by the company, in order to grow into the role during the initial 12 to 18 months. This skills development may be a combination of external mentorship, on the job skill development and targeted professional development activities.

Sharing the role of Chief Executive Officer with the Artistic Director, the Executive Producer role is responsible for overseeing the daily operations and financial management of the company and its staff, while maintaining a clear focus on the company’s long-term strategic growth and direction under the organisation’s business plan. The Executive Producer oversees the implementation of the company’s artistic program and coordination of artistic funding submissions and acquittal of program funds. The role is also responsible for market development and promotion of the company both nationally and internationally.

ILBIJERRI offers a holistic, family friendly and nurturing work environment with flexible working conditions and a commitment to collaborative and empowering ways of doing business.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are STRONGLY encouraged to apply. For full info, how to apply and Position Description, please go to ILBIJERRI Theatre Company’s website: www.ilbijerri.com.au

Applications close 3pm on Friday 5th of July, 2019.


Please download and read the POSITION DESCRIPTION.

If, after reading through the Position Description and visiting our website you have further questions about the role, please contact:

Lydia Fairhall, Executive Producer

T (03) 9329 9097

E info@ilbijerri.com.au