Job Posting

Producer (Theatre)

Urban Ink creates, produces, and disseminates original theatre productions by Indigenous and Culturally Diverse artists. Based in Vancouver, we work locally and nationally and are recognized for our impactful, large scale productions.

We are hiring a Producer.  The Producer will lead the delivery of the artistic program, administer the creation of new works, plan and assess future projects, and manage touring.  The successful candidate is a great project manager with at least three years of theatrical producing experience.

Urban Ink is invested in making artistic work that reflects Indigenous and Intercultural diversity; We are committed to attracting and retaining diverse teams who reflect the communities in which we live and work.

Responsibilities include:

  • Producing theatre and events
  • Developing partnerships
  • Coordinating and facilitating the work of the design and production teams
  • Hiring and contracting of artists and production teams
  • Developing, managing, and reconciling production budgets
  • Grant writing
  • Providing administrative support to the Managing Director and Artistic Director
  • Writing and submitting final reports
  • Developing, managing, and reconciling budgets

Our ideal candidate is organized, efficient and fun to work with. Has a producing track record and experience writing grants and reports. Has great communication and people management skills with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects on time and on budget.


This is a full time, fifteen month employment position beginning September 2018 with the possibility of an extended contract. The annual salary is $43,000 and includes extended health and dental benefits.

To apply:

Please email with your resume and a letter explaining why you would be a great fit for this position and our organization.  Deadline: August 6th 2018. We thank all candidates for applying, but we only have capacity to contact those selected for an interview.

Hourly Wage, Salary or Salary Range: 
$43,000 annually
Application Deadline: 
Monday, August 6, 2018
Start Date: 
Monday, September 10, 2018
Type of Work: 
Full Time
British Columbia
Education Level: 
High School
Prefered Method(s) of Application: 
By E-Mail

Employer Details

Urban Ink Productions Society

Dawn Brennan
111 Hastings Street West, #220
Vancouver, BC V6B 1H4

Urban Ink Production Society (Urban Ink) is an Indigenous and Culturally Diverse theatre company; we ignite and inspire revolutionary voices that transform our world. We collaborate with artists and communities to push artistic boundaries through the creation and production of innovative Indigenous and Intercultural performance works. We are dedicated to providing a platform for these artists to tell their own stories from their own unique voice.