The Embassy of France seeks a cultural cooperation assistant [fr]
The Embassy of France seeks a cultural cooperation assistant. Permanent contract. Position available from 16 January 2020.
The applicant must:
Hold New Zealand citizenship, have permanent residency or a valid work visa (no Working Holiday Visa)
Be fluent in both spoken and written English and French
Be proficient in Microsoft Office suite and comfortable with communication technologies
As the cultural cooperation assistant, the agent will perform the following tasks:
Contribute to the implementation of cultural projects (arts residencies, festivals, invitations of professionals, etc.) while focusing on innovation and contemporary creation
Manage existing relationships and develop new initiatives with local cultural stakeholders
Ensure administrative and budget monitoring of cultural operations that are implemented
Represent the embassy on some occasions (cultural events)
Administrative responsibilities will also include:
Secretariat duties of the Head of the Scientific and Cultural Office
Writing of documents in English (speeches, articles, letters, various communications)
Managing the database of contacts of the cultural department
Monday to Thursday : 9.00 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 – 6.00 pm (1 hour lunch break)
Friday : 9.00 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 – 4.00 pm (1 hour lunch break)
Gross monthly salary : 4031 NZD/month - 28 days of annual leave.
Position available from 16 January 2020
This position is a permanent role, which means that working-holiday visa holders cannot be considered for the role.
Please send in your application in English (CV and cover letter) before 15 December 2019 to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The pre-selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.