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IETM Communication Assistant

Call for Applications

IETM, the International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts is seeking a person with some experience of working in the cultural sector, to assist in the communication tasks of the network Secretariat. The role of the Communication Assistant is to maintain effective external and internal communication tools and to assist the IETM Secretariat team in the implementation of the overall communication strategy.

In collaboration with the Head of Communication and Administration, the communication assistant will work on the implementation of the communication strategy concerning:

  • communication and relations with members of the network (internal),
  • communication with decision-makers and the general public (external), and
  • evolution and operation of IETM websites.

The Communication Assistant will also provide assistance in the development of the information tools that IETM is providing to members including those addressed to IETM meeting participants. The full job description is available upon request. Languages: Excellent knowledge of English and French is required.

Personal qualities and experience: must be an enthusiastic, communicative person who can make people feel at ease; ability to work under pressure and remain patient; good sense of humour; ability to work as a part of a team; knowledge of and enthusiasm for contemporary performing arts on a European/international level is an asset. Ideally, you should be able to start immediately.

The post is based in Brussels, although from time to time there may be limited travel. It is a training post: the person will be earning a wage but also learning a career. Wage: 2030 EUR gross. Flexible hours may be negotiated.

Please send a motivation letter and a CV (in English or French) to: Milica Ilic, Head of Communication and Administration, IETM milica.ilic@ietm.org. Application deadline is 2 April 2007. Interviews will be held on 11 and 12 April 2007 at IETM's office.

IETM has been based in Brussels since 1989, and has its office in the Kaaitheater building. It has a small, international staff of 5 full-time members and 1 - 3 trainees are present on occasion. The staff includes the Secretary General, the Meetings Manager, the Head of Communication and Administration, the Administrative Assistant and the Communication Assistant.

Contact: IETM Secretariat; tel.: +32 2 201 0915; www.ietm.org