Project manager Jazz/World (m/f)

Project manager Jazz/World (m/f)

Kultur | lx - Arts Council Luxembourg
juil. 21 2021

About Kultur | lx

The association – and future public institution – Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg is at the service of the cultural and creative sector and a new tool for supporting, promoting and developing the Luxembourgish cultural scene.

The operations of Kultur | lx revolve around three core strategies:

  • Stimulating the career development of Luxembourgish creatives;
  • Supporting and encouraging the dissemination of artistic creation;
  • Boosting the impact and promotion of artistic creations in and outside of Luxembourg.

In the medium and long term, Kultur | lx aims to become the preferred point of contact for the support and promotion of professionals from the following sectors: architecture, design and crafts; multimedia and digital arts; visual arts; literature and publishing; music; and performing arts.

Job description

Kultur | lx provides a vibrant, diverse and dynamic work environment with a young and motivated team.

Placed under the authority of the coordinators of Kultur | lx and the Head of the Music Department, the Jazz / World Project Manager will have the following tasks among others:

  • Develop and implement a strategy for export and put in place programs on a national and international level;
  • Implement and maintain a sound relationship with local and international partners;
  • Seek new partners and new synergies, European networks;
  • Prospecting business trips;
  • Participation, representation and presence at showcase festivals, fairs, concerts and conferences;
  • Analyse and develop opportunities in global jazz and world markets;
  • Manage and update the database;
  • Artist consulting, advising and follow-up on their career development;
  • Processing of financial support applications in exchange with the Head of the Music Department,
  • Event organisation and logistics;
  • Management and coordination of multiple projects;
  • Create and/or find new opportunities for artists;
  • Promotion of Luxembourgish artists and Kultur | lx’s events
  • Monitoring of projects and artists linked to the national strategies of Kultur | lx;
  • Contribute to editorial content;
  • Administration tasks (invoices, contracts…);
  • Management and monitoring of the jazz / world music department budget in exchange with the Head of the Music Department
  • Management and follow-up of financial reports;
  • Collect data and information for reports, files and statistics
  • All other tasks entrusted to him/her by the employer

Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree specialized in the music industry, similar education or equivalent experience;
  • 3-4 years’ experience in a similar position;
  • Working knowledge and interest of the jazz/world industry and developments;
  • Knowledge of Luxembourg’s music and cultural scene is an asset;
  • Have an established international network;
  • Relational ability, organized, team spirit;
  • Computer and social media skills
  • Good command of written and spoken French, English and German. (Luxembourgish is an asset).

Starting date

  • Immediately
  • Application deadline
  • September 15, 2021

Applications, consisting of a cover letter, a CV as well as proof of the required education degree (certificates, diplomas) should be sent to:

Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg a.s.b.l.

Attn: Mme Catherine Decker, President

2, place am Boltgen
L-4044 Esch-sur-Alzette

T : +352 26262121 – Email : jobs@kulturlx.lu