Directeur artistique

Vacancy Executive Director

Collegium Vocale Gent is recruiting a new Executive Director!

Interested? Then read the vacancy below.


General management and coordination of the ensemble


  • Development and implementation of the strategic plan in consultation with the artistic director and the president of the board of directors
  • Final responsible for a creative artistic management
  • Final responsible for the financial management
  • Final responsible for the marketing of all productions in Belgium and abroad
  • Final responsible for the media policy: audio and video recordings, streaming, social media…
  • Final responsible for the organisational structure of the office, the personnel policy and the people management of the team and musicians.
  • Deliver on objectives from the long-range vision
  • Report to the board of directors
  • General representation of the organisation: serve as the public face of Collegium Vocale Gent to the outside world


  • Leadership qualities
  • Team player
  • A broad artistic vision
  • Charisma and ability to negotiate with government agencies, organisers, performers, partners, grant providers, sponsors, etc.
  • Language proficiency: fluent in at least Dutch, French and English
  • Having an extensive network is an important plus
  • Availability: full time job with frequent travel in Belgium and abroad
  • Relevant experience in a similar role(s)


Please send your CV and cover letter no later than 6th March 2021 to

Following a selection based on the CV and cover letter, a number of candidates will be invited for an interview.

For questions about the job content, please contact:
Jens Van Durme via or +32 475 28 09 34
or Sophie Cocquyt via or +32 477 449990

We hire based on merit, regardless of gender, age, national origin or disability.