Production And Communication Coordinator [Courtenay]

Production And Communication Coordinator



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Production And Communication Coordinator




Comox Valley Art Gallery


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Courtenay, BC


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20-40 hrs/wk $15-20/hr


Job Description:


1 year contract with possibility for extension into permanent position
Reporting to the Curator, this position is responsible to coordinate and support artists engaged in CVAG Creative programming and residencies. This involves:
Communicating with producing artists to determine production and communication needs
Providing direct support to artists in production, including:
Technical support
Community collaboration support
Administrative support
Publication/communication support
Following-up with Artists post-residency as needed
Linking Creative Residencies with CVAG systems, including production platforms, housing platforms, communication platforms, public events, and presentation/exhibition platforms.
Overseeing the work of Production and Communication –based staff and interns.
Overseeing the production of publications, including witness practice and documentation, procuring text and images, coordinating and organizing these within a design concept, etc.
This position requires a broad range of technical/production skills, and a working knowledge of multiple production and creative practice approaches. It requires strong organizational skills, and a commitment to team-building through communication. Required skills include:
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (CS6 and Cloud platforms)
Working knowledge of exhibition and event production
Working knowledge of presentation/production equipment, including audio and video recording and playback equipment, interactive platforms, pa systems, streaming, sensors, projectors, media players, video production gear, etc.
Demonstrated history of working in a range of production platforms, including social media, web, and interactive time-based platforms
Working knowledge of MS Office, Outlook, enews
Strong writing and administrative skills
Strong community-development/collaboration skills
This position serves as a coordinating ‘hub’ within our organization. It connects all presentation and production programming with other key areas of our organization, and paves the way for artistic programming to have significant impact within our organization and community.

To apply, or to get more information, please send an e-mail to Applications should include a covering letter and a resume. Samples of previous work are welcome.
Application deadline is August 16, 2018.