Art Jameel is a growing organisation. We are currently offering opportunities for driven, passionate individuals to join our team in Dubai: please see and apply for the positions described below.

The Jeddah team is also expanding: details of upcoming positions will be posted here over the coming months.

 

Facilities Manager

The Facilities Manager will oversee the Jameel Arts Centre building, and ensure its maintenance, upkeep and security. This role will be responsible for the management of services and processes that support the core business of the Jameel Arts Centre, including both strategic planning and day-to-day operations of the centre.

The Facilities Manager will oversee providers for services including security, parking, cleaning, catering, technology and ensure that basic facilities, such as water and heating, are well-maintained. The Facilities Manager will also advise on increasing energy efficiency and cost-effectiveness, and manage utilities and telecommunications infrastructure, and assist with IT infrastructure.

This position is suited to an experienced professional with experience managing a large, public-facing facility, preferably a cultural venue or museum. The ideal candidate is UAE-based.

Position Location: Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai

Deadline to Apply: May 6, 2018

Start Date: June 15, 2018

 

Head of Communications and Outreach

This senior role, based at the Jameel Arts Centre, has responsibility for developing and executing an outreach strategy to promote the Centre and its programmes locally and internationally, and to increase awareness and driving audience engagement. The role also involves assisting with communications strategies for Art Jameel’s Saudi Arabia and international programmes. The Head of Communications and Outreach leads content strategy for the website, newsletters, printed material, and social media, and supervises the production and delivery of video content – a core component of Art Jameel’s communications strategy.

A key deliverable for this role is the launch of the Jameel Arts Centre, and the ideal candidate is expected to have experience of community-building, and of working in partnership with government and the private sector; they will be expected to devise strategies to position the Centre as a public-facing, civic institution, and one that welcomes both local audiences and international tourists. The role also involves overseeing outreach to press, managing relationships with external agencies and freelancers, and devising end-to-end outreach/communications schedules, including monthly and weekly activation plans.

This position is suited to an experienced communications professional with expertise in leading successful integrated campaigns. The candidate must have an awareness of the arts and how to communicate to its various communities, while also having the ability to bring Art Jameel’s projects and stories to life, in a way that excites and inspires new audiences of all ages and backgrounds. The ideal candidate is bilingual (Arabic and English).

Position Location: Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai

Deadline to Apply: April 30, 2018

Start Date: Immediate

 

Communications Assistant

This position is ideally suited to a social media-savvy, young communications professional. The Communications Assistant will provide general assistance and support to the Head of Communications and Outreach, and provide recommendations on internet advertising opportunities for enhancing the public image of Art Jameel. 

The Communications Assistant will provide website support, pitch news stories to media sources, provide research, writing, general editorial and dissemination support for Press Releases.

The ideal candidate is bilingual (Arabic and English) and UAE-based.

Position Location: Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai

Deadline to Apply: April 30, 2018

Start Date: Immediate

 

To apply for open positions, click here.

 

 

Internships

We also offer occasional internships for those at the start of their careers in the arts, in both Jeddah and Dubai. To apply for our internship programme, click here.