Project Coordinator (Home Works Forum 8)

Full-time, 11-month contract (Beirut-based)

Starting date: January 2, 2019

Ashkal Alwan is seeking a Project Coordinator to manage the planning and production of events and exhibitions as part of Home Works Forum 8, taking place in October 2019.

General Duties

• Assisting with artist research and concept development for Home Works 8

• Providing assistance to artists and exhibition curators

• Supervising and implementing the installation of exhibitions, discursive programs, performances and film screenings

• Producing and maintaining budgets

• Researching best quotations on equipment, venues, production, etc.

• Overseeing logistics: hospitality, payments, transport, shipping, etc.

• Coordinating with graphic designers

• Preparing guidance kits for guest participants and audiences

Working Experience

At least 2 years of relevant experience in the field of art, culture or management.

Knowledge, Capabilities and Skills

• Knowledge of the local, regional and international artistic and cultural sectors

• Knowledge of contemporary art and visual culture

• Experience in exhibition and public program production

• Excellent communication and writing skills

• Excellent problem-solving skills

• Excellent command of English and Arabic; French is highly desirable

• Ability to work under pressure, for long hours

Deadline for Applying

The deadline for receiving applications is November 15, 2018.

To Apply 

– Send your cover letter and updated resumé (in English) to

– Please be sure to include names of two referees with their updated contact information.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.