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Monday 8th February 2016 at 10am 0 Comments

The following jobs are being advertised by the Arts Council or on behalf of client organisations. For application packs and further information on external positions please contact the organisations directly.

Verbal Arts Centre – Participation Manager (Third Space Programme)

Verbal Arts Centre are inviting applications for the position of Participation Manager.

The Participation Manager is responsible for the management and commissioning of work targeted at vulnerable groups ensuring that this work creates a space for people to be empowered and influence.

The Participation Manager will lead a team of creative project workers and oversee the management and development of projects across multiple sites. The Participation Manager will ensure successfully implementation of various projects taking place and work closely with the Director of Programming and Learning to ensure young people have their voice heard.

The Participation Manager will be a member of the Management Team and will be expected to contribute to long-term planning in the area of children and young people and attend monthly Management Team meetings.

For more information and to download an application pack, visit www.theverbal.co/participation-manager-tsp

Closing date for applications is 12noon, Friday 31st January 2020.

Verbal Arts Centre – Participation Manager (Listen Share Change)

The Listen, Share, Change– Participation Manager will be responsible for the development, management, and implementation of a volunteer community-based health and well-being programme building resilience in families and communities.

The Participation Manager will be a member of the Management Team and will be expected to contribute to long-term planning in the area of community development and resilience and attend monthly Management Team meetings.

For more information and to download an application pack, visit www.theverbal.co/participation-manager

Closing date for applications is 12noon, Friday 31st January 2020.

Golden Thread Gallery – Gallery Assistant

The Golden Thread Gallery is seeking an enthusiastic and reliable Gallery Assistant to provide assistance and support across the Gallery’s programme and range of activities. Responsible to the Senior Management, this role will include liaising with artists, institutions and funders, general administration including daily financial procedures, exhibition assistance including condition reporting and visitor experience. This role offers a fantastic opportunity for an early-career Arts professional in one of Northern Ireland’s leading contemporary visual art galleries.

For more information and to download an application form, visit www.goldenthreadgallery.co.uk/news/?v=79cba1185463

Closing date for applications is 4pm, Friday 28th February 2020.

ISLAND Arts Centre - Temporary Assistant Arts Information Officer

ISLAND Arts Centre, Lisburn, are delighted to announce that we have a post available within our marketing team – we are seeking a Temporary Assistant Arts Information Officer. This role is responsible in assisting the Arts Information and Education Officer in the marketing of the Arts Service including the setup, operation, maintenance and evaluation of administrative and promotional information and for communicating directly with clients in relation to the effective delivery of the Arts Service both at ISLAND Arts Centre and on an outreach basis.

Specific duties

  • Undertake administrative tasks using a range of computerised software systems to ensure the effective function of all Arts Service information and promotional activities.
  • Conduct market research and analyse consumer rating reports/ questionnaires, undertaking marketing analytics techniques to gather important data through social media, web analytics, rankings etc. updating spreadsheets, databases and inventories with statistical, financial and non-financial information, as required.
  • Assist in the organisation of promotional events and traditional or digital campaigns and preparing and delivering promotional presentations, when required
  • Assist with the composition and posting of online content on the Arts Service website and other social media accounts, as required.
  • Assist with the organisation and event management of all Arts Service activities, as required.
  • Any other such duties as may be allocated and participation in the interchange of duties to cover for staff breaks, sickness, leave and staff vacancies, training etc.

Essential criteria

It is essential that applicants have a minimum of:

Qualifications
1.1 – Five GCSE passes, grade A-C, NVQ level 2 or equivalent.

Experience
1.2 – A minimum of three years’ experience of working in marketing and communications.
Where applicants do not hold the qualifications as outlined in 1.1 above, they must demonstrate a minimum of five years’ experience as outlined in 1.2 above.

Technical competencies/skills

  • Competent in the use of Word for word processing and text production
  • Competent in the use of Excel, Outlook and Calendar
  • Experience in the use of social media

Working arrangements

  • 9.30am - 5.30pm Mon - Fri and the ability to work evening and weekends, as and when required

Further information from https://islandartscentre.com/news/job-opportunity

Arts & Business Northern Ireland - Arts Programme Co-ordinator

Arts & Business Northern Ireland wishes to recruit an Arts Programme Co-ordinator.

35 hours per week. Permanent contract. Salary from £23k p.a. Office location is Belfast.

We work with almost 200 cultural and private sector members. Our fresh thinking and unique insight helps our members thrive. We find new ways for businesses to grow and arts organisations to flourish.

We are looking for a highly organised and enthusiastic individual to join our team.The Arts Programme Co-ordinator role will provide pro-active support to the Head of Arts on sector development, arts membership, projects and programme delivery. This role will report directly to the Head of Arts.

You will have at least 2 years experience in an arts or cultural organisation in an administrative or operations role. The role requires a high degree of project management and organisational skills, initiative, accuracy and professionalism.

Application deadline: Thursday 30 January 2020 12noon.

Further details and application pack are downloadable from the Arts & Business Northern Ireland website. https://www.artsandbusinessni.org.uk/news/2020/january/we-are-recruiting-an-arts-programme-co-ordinator

Arts & Business Northern Ireland - Marketing and Events Manager

Arts & Business Northern Ireland wishes to recruit a Marketing and Events Manager.

35 hours per week. Permanent contract. Salary from £28k - £30k p.a. based on experience. Office location is Belfast

We work with almost 200 cultural and private sector members. Our fresh thinking and unique insight helps our members thrive. We find new ways for businesses to grow and arts organisations to flourish.

We are looking for an outstanding marketing and events professional to join our fast paced and dynamic team. You will lead on the development and implementation of a co-ordinated marketing & digital strategy and work with the Head of Arts and Head of Business on the development of an integrated events strategy, to include both business and arts events.

You will have at least 3 years proven experience in a marketing role (including digital marketing) and will have proven experience in excellent event management and project management.  You will also be an energetic, highly organised and experienced individual with the ability to work independently and yet collaboratively within a team.

Application deadline: Thursday 30 January 2020 12noon.

Further details and application pack are downloadable from the Arts & Business Northern Ireland website. https://www.artsandbusinessni.org.uk/news/2020/january/we-are-recruiting-a-marketing-events-manager

Catalyst Arts - new Co-Directors

Catalyst Arts welcomes expressions of interest applications for new Co-Directors. 

Catalyst Arts has been one of the most important and innovative artist-led spaces for contemporary art in Belfast since it began in 1993. The driving force behind the organisation has always been the determined and enthusiastic committee of directors who have worked over the years to ensure the gallery remains at the forefront of the visual art scene in Northern Ireland – improving, producing and promoting art and culture and the advancement of education and training in the arts.

The role of co-director is a voluntary position carried out over two years, on a rolling basis.

For more information on the role at Catalyst follow link Catalyst Arts Job Description  application forms can be found at Catalyst Arts Director Application Form
Applications should be submitted by email to: catalystarts@gmail.com

Deadline for our next review period is: 23:59 Saturday February 1st 2020

If successful, candidates will be notified by Wednesday February 14th and interviews held on  Thursday 20th February
Successful candidates would begin their induction in the Spring of 2020.

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