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We will be announcing our new grants programs on December 1, 2014







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YATF is looking for a Curatorial & Programs Associate to join its small team.


Location: Brussels, Belgium

Basis: 4/5 or 5/5

Start Date: February 1, 2015




Assisting the director in developing and implementing a vision for YATF's programs


Developing the mechanisms of YATF's grant-making programs towards intended programmatic outcomes and liaising with grantees regarding content and their projects development


Regularly travelling and researching partners, artists & arts organizations as well as funders in the Arab World


Overseeing the development of Meeting Points in the planning phase


Initiating and developing new ideas and projects
 Developing and overseeing the organization's communications


Providing content for funding application in collaboration with the financial manager


Devising project budgets and overseeing expenditure


Overseeing support staff in their various tasks


Attending meetings, symposia and openings, as well as travelling to international festivals and biennials as a representative of the organization


Devising, in collaboration with the director, programming for YATF in Belgium and developing local partnerships




At least five years curatorial working experience in a contemporary art field


Knowledge of and network in one or more of the contemporary arts fields in the Arab World


Experience in arts project management
 Effective communication and writing skills


Capacity to oversee multiple simultaneous projects
Demonstrated engagement with international artistic practice


Excellent written and spoken English; 
Fluency in Arabic is preferred; French is an asset


Availability to travel frequently


Apply Please send us a letter describing your interest in the position and qualifications, a writing sample, and your CV to: office@yatfund.org. Please send your application by November 20, 2014. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview in person or virtually in the beginning of December. International candidates are welcome to apply.