News: Format Photography Festival Coordinator

A unique opportunity to be part of a successful team delivering a leading International Photography Festival.

Based in Derby UK, the biennale FORMAT International Photography Festival and the off-year programmes offer a diverse mix of activity including portfolio reviews, exhibitions, open calls, commissions, mass participation projects, workshops and more... www.formatfestival.com

FORMAT Photography Festival is looking for a Coordinator to organise the administration and support the delivery of the 2013 edition. Working closely with the FORMAT Artistic Director you will be managing schedules and updating systems, supporting the development of and delivering on programme areas as well as managing the FORMAT Assistant and Festival Volunteers.

You will need to have experience of and a passion for working with photography and knowledge of coordinating major projects or festivals. With great communication skills, you must be able to juggle a variety of responsibilities and respond positively to challenges.

Full-time fixed-term post to commence early June 2012 - May 2013
Salary: £20,000 pro-rata

To apply please download the application pack from QUAD's website: http://www.derbyquad.co.uk/vacancies/format 

To request a paper version / information contact Hannah: theoffice@derbyquad.co.uk  / 01332 285444

Closing date for applications:      16th May 2012 at 5pm GMT
Interview date:                            22nd May 2012