1a space, founded in 1998, is an independent, non-profit making contemporary visual arts organization and exhibition venue founded by a collective of Hong Kong artworkers. Over the past twenty years, 1a space has presented and organized more than 140 exhibitions and activities. 1a space has played a vital role in developing new frontiers for the visual arts scene in Hong Kong and its representation abroad.
1a space is now inviting applicants for the position of Administration Officer (Full-time), which aims to perform competently in the changing arts and cultural environment, and will be introduced to various aspects of arts administration and covering key knowledge and specialized areas required of arts administrators.
Assist in general administrative and supporting duties of 1a space
Assist in conducting research, planning and coordination on programming related tasks
Liaise with different parties involved in exhibitions, events and guided tour
Develop and implement marketing strategies and promotional campaign for the gallery, exhibition and related cultural programs
Assist with the installation planning and dismantlement arrangement of exhibitions and the on-site assistance of special events
Assist to invigilate exhibitions and events of the gallery
Provide a welcoming environment for visitors
Maintain knowledge and sensitivity of the ever-shifting digital landscape
Hong Kong residents aged 18 or above with fluency in Cantonese, Mandarin and English
Possess a recognised university degree preferably in fine arts, design, Arts & Humanities or related disciplines within the last 3 years
Creative and strong passion in contemporary arts
A team player motivated to work in a creative environment with strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
Knowledge in digital equipment set up and photographic techniques is an advantage
Experienced in digital marketing and social marketing is an advantage
Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Video editing is an advantage
Required to work at flexible hours or on Saturday, Sunday or public holidays for operational needs
Preferably have 1-2 years of relevant experience in arts and culture. Immediately available preferred
*The Arts Administration Internship Scheme is supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.
Interested parties please send a cover letter, full resume and expected salary to firstname.lastname@example.org (Subject: Application for the position of 1a space Administration Officer 2018) by 15th July 2018.
All applications will be treated in strict confidence and personal information will only be used for recruitment related purposes.