eye.on.art is a website bringing together art news, events, research and curatorial projects developed by art historian and curator Christine Eyene. The platform also shares news and projects from collaborating partners, art institutions, artists and peers working in the field of contemporary art.
Created in 2010, eye.on.art has known a steady growth in readership, notably through its “Opportunities” section, as well as its archived articles, reviews and photo galleries. It is also the first contact point for our institutional art collaborations.
In 2016, eye.on.art added to its activities Yaounde Photo Network, a platform promoting Cameroonian photography and lens-based art practices, through both an online presence and the curation of exhibitions internationally.
We are looking for an administrative coordinator, to manage some of our websites content, email requests, planning and other tasks related to our programme of exhibitions, conferences, and editorial calendars.
This is a part-time junior position. Therefore, the ideal candidate will preferably be a recent graduate or young professional with a background in history of art, curatorial or art administration studies. The position is particularly suitable for young professionals who are serious about developing a career in the field of contemporary art.
The skills required include:
– excellent spoken and written French and English
– IT skills: Microsoft Office, website content input, mailing, planning management app, social media
The candidate should be:
– passionate about art
– well organised
– attentive to details
– able to follow instructions
– show initiative
It is also expected that the candidate understands diversity in its broadest sense.
To apply: send a CV + covering letter (Word or PDF), with names of two references, by email to email@example.com, indicating “administrative coordinator” as subject of the email.
Application deadline: 3 June 2019