Role : Programming ManagerJob location : Abu Dhabi - UAEJob Industry : MediaJob Type : Full time PermanentA new opportunity has risen for a well-
known event management organization situated in Abu Dhabi.
They are seeking out a Programming Manager to be of assistance to the Director of Programming and Production.
Your responsibilities would include but are not limited to : Â
Communicate with director of programming and production, the founder, and all departments in the organization.
Communicate with local, regional and international artists, festivals and theatres, agents and artists management companies, leading international organizations in the arts and culture.
Research and identify regional and international artistic opportunities in cooperation with the Director of Programming and Production.
Festival planning information i.e.
competitor festivals schedules
Market analysis : overviews of which artists™ and projects are available and being booked.
Details of general networking and conference opportunities within the performing arts world.
Source artistic content for the Festival
Explore and develop international commissions and productions opportunities.
Identify local, regional and international conferences to attend.
To support the Director of Programming and Production in filing incoming and outgoing artistic related correspondence documents, artistic proposals and content, and maintain an effective filing system both electronic and hard copies as required.
Manage artist relations for all artists appearing in the main and education program in Abu Dhabi.
Execute all the event performances outside the UAE.
and take minutes of meetings.
To be considered for the role, you must meet the following criteria :
Minimum of Bachelor™s Degree in Arts, Culture or Event Management, preferably Master™s Degree or equivalent.
Minimum 5 years or more of relevant experience in an international Arts & Cultural / public / private sector organization.
Willing to work longer than normal working hours (9 : 00AM to 6 : 00PM, Sunday Thursday)