**Deadline extended and scope of work revised from previous RFP**

Position: Consultant
Tentative Start Date: September 30, 2021
End Date: January 31, 2022
Location: Ontario
Position Type: Contract $6,500

Deadline to submit proposal: September 17 at 5pm.

ArtsBuild Ontario is seeking proposals from qualified consultants and/or consulting firms to assist in the development of a three-year comprehensive strategic plan that will focus on our network’s needs, our services, our values and our vision for the future.

Scope of Work
The consultant shall complete the following:

Design and execute a strategic visioning and comprehensive planning process including consultations and workshops with Board of Directors, Advisory Committee, Staff, Funders and Key Partners
Develop recommendations for a three-year actionable strategic plan

Anticipated Process
ABO seeks the consultant’s recommendations regarding the best process for developing the strategic plan, to be conducted in two parts:

Part 1: Vision, Strategic Directions and Research
Consultations: Develop consultation framework and questions/issues for staff, advisory committee, funders and key partners.
Research: Integrate related data, stakeholder strategic plans and any relevant research and best practices that compliments strategic directions and stakeholder consultations.
Synthesize: Consolidate consultation feedback and research. After consultation with Board of Directors, identify strategic directions and goals.

Part 2: Provide recommendations for Strategic Plan
Utilizing information from the first stage, the consultation will develop recommendations for a strategic plan. This plan will serve as ArtsBuild Ontario’s guide for the next three years.

View the full posting: https://www.artsbuildontario.ca/call-for-strategic-planning-consultant/

Please forward proposal to Alex Glass, Executive Director
Email: alex@artsbuildontario.ca
Subject line: Proposal offer: ABO Strategic Planning

Closing DateClosing date: 09/17/2021