Job Vacancy | Assistant Curator / Programme Producer at Pallas Projects / Studios

Application deadline: 4 October.

Role description
The successful candidate will have a leading role in producing all aspects of the programme at Pallas Projects and a key role in supporting the directors as assistant curator, including during an open-submission process in November 2018. The successful candidate’s role will also involve liaising with artists, conducting necessary research, working with Pallas Projects’ communications assistant to oversee content for – website, social media and advertising, conducting research for fundraising and to support funding applications, supporting the production of a fundraising auction, including catalogue design and production, as well as overseeing and programming the work of gallery technician where appropriate.

Skills Requirements
The successful candidate will be interested in arts and culture, in particular contemporary art. He or she must be highly motivated and enthusiastic with the necessary skills to perform the role outlined above, To this end, he or she must be able to demonstrate curatorial leadership and programme delivery skills appropriate to the role as well as an ability to adopt a strategic approach to the elements of role described above, including the ability to take the initiative when necessary. The successful candidate will be aware of Pallas Projects’ activities, with an understanding of what an artist-run space is and what its needs are. Please research this requirement before applying. The successful candidate will be proficient in office software such as Excel, Word, etc. and visual software such as Photoshop and basic desk top publishing, with sufficient skill to enable the candidate to design and produce professional-standard.

€10,296 per year, 16 hours per week (pro-rata salary of €25,097).

How to Apply:
Applicants should send a LETTER OF INTEREST as a PDF attachment explaining why they are suitable for this position with a CV/biog emailed to: with ASSISTANT CURATOR /PROGRAMME PRODUCER APPLICATION in the subject line. Please be informed about Pallas Projects/Studios and what artist-run spaces are before applying.

Applicants should be ready for interview in early October and available for work in November 2018.

A shortlist may be created and, in that event, only shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview. Therefore, please take care to ensure that your letter of interest provides all relevant information about your skills, abilities and experience in the context of the role description and skills requirements outlined above.

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