MedeArts (The City-Artists Network Association) is an Arts Development Network in cities and governorates in Jordan that works on improving the role of culture and art inside societies in order to enable it to support social cases, spreading human rights and urging to empower social interaction by means of art & culture. It was established in 2015 by a group of talented and dedicated artists & cultural operators from Jordan.
We focus in MedeArts to support local artists and positively influence the general cultural & art scene, Including promoting the importance of the role of art for expression, change and develop communities, and magnifying the social interaction.
MedeArts aims to create an environment where our members can experiment, research and learn from each other so we can develop visionary artists who will be the creative thinkers of the future. In addition, providing a supportive and vibrant artistic community where creativity can be nurtured while helping artists to understand the art market and the world of the professional artist to enable them to make informed choices within their creative practice.
The Head of Program will be responsible to lead, develop and manage MedeArts programs to achieve the aspirations of the network through program Development, effective coordination, consolidation, technical support and guidance by ensuring a cohesive team spirit and motivation to perform. They manage and ensure resource mobilization, prioritization and allocation, work plan coherence to deliver the organization wide strategy. This role is responsible for working with MedeArts partners and network of artists to foster long-term relationships to successfully deliver our programs strategy.
Qualifications & Required Skills:
All members of our team, regardless of role, should have these qualities and experience:
Compensation and Benefits
This is a one-year consultancy job. Compensation is competitive based on experience and location.
The selected candidate should start at the end of September. The selected candidate will have a month to shadow the current head of programs to better understand the scope of work and core tasks.
To be considered for this position, you must meet the minimum requirements.
Feel that you have the skills and experience we are looking for? Please upload your updated CV and a motivation letter to our website under the respective job title. Deadline is August 31, 2021.