Y A T F

 

 

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98, Rue Antoine Dansaert

1000 Brussels


Belgium


Tel +32 251 39259


Fax +32 251 15202

Email office@yatfund.org

 

 

 

 

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

 

Responsibilities

 

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

 

Required

 

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.