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Project Administrator

Employer Irish National Opera
Job Type Arts Administration CREATIVE SUPPORT ROLES
Location Dublin and the East
Salary €30,000
Closing Date 07/02/2020


Irish National Opera wishes to recruit a Project Administrator to join the core team for a period of three years to co-ordinate and support the delivery of an international project funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme. This new position is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who wishes to develop skills in the arts sector and gain experience in the management of a transnational project.


Reporting to the Studio & Outreach Producer, the primary functions of the Project Administrator are to:

(1) assist the Studio & Outreach producer and the Digital Communications Manager in managing and delivering Traction, a project funded by the EU led by an international consortium of arts and technology organisations; the Irish element of the project will involve a large number of stakeholders and participants;

(2) provide administrative support in the Production Department, in particular assist the Studio & Outreach Producer and the Artistic Administrator;

(3) support the work of the company as required.


The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to multitask, possess superior communication and organisational skills, have the ability to work effectively in a team, have some administrative experience and have high attention to detail. Prior knowledge of opera is not a requirement but a passion for the arts will be advantageous.  The successful candidate may be required to work evenings and/or weekends where necessary.


Salary: €30,000



To apply, please email a CV and a cover letter to [email protected]


Application deadline: Friday 7 February 6pm.


Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview the week of 17 February

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