Cultural mediator
Skellefteå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Host/Hostess
Work model On location
Are you the one?
With us, every working day is about us wanting to make a difference together for those who live and live in Skellefteå - here we work most of all for others and each other. Our ultimate ambition is for everyone to have the opportunity for meaningful leisure time. We are now looking for a cultural mediator for a temporary position in the Support and Development unit. You are warmly welcome to work with us in the Facilities and operational support department! Together with associations and cultural practitioners, we ensure that a rich range of cultural activities is offered where creativity, diversity and artistic quality characterize society's development. You will work closely with both colleagues and manager. We look forward to receiving your application! WORK DUTIES As a cultural mediator with us, your tasks are varied. You will contribute to arranging performing arts throughout the municipality by booking program activities under your own auspices and arranging these in collaboration with local cultural associations and cultural practitioners. The work includes everything from strategy to production large and small. Project management may appear as part of the duties. Together with colleagues, you are also responsible for developing the work with local associations and student associations as well as handling association grants, annual grants and other grant applications to the cultural committee. You have active contact with associations where you manage processing, accounting and payments. Your role means that you analyze the conditions for meetings between visitors and our program range. Based on the analysis, you make relevant priorities based on the department's and unit's mission, cultural policy goals and given budget. You are also tasked with establishing contact points for cultural producers and cultural consumers to facilitate and coordinate meetings between them. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you with post-secondary education in cultural studies, humanities or in other culture-oriented subjects. You should have experience of working in the cultural sector and be used to producing programs and/or events. We would like you to have experience from working with associations, association contributions and payments. It is an advantage if you have experience in project management. In working together with others, you contribute your knowledge, listen in and adapt your approach to what the situation requires. You have an open, inclusive and accepting approach towards others in the groups where you collaborate. It is important that you are service-oriented and always have a good attitude towards those you meet in your work. You drive your work forward and enjoy working independently while having the ability to see the big picture. Your Swedish and English skills are good, as are your IT skills. B driving license is a requirement. For this employment, we apply a suitability test and will request an extract from the police criminal record before appointment. As the processing time can be long, we ask you to already request a register extract for work with children in activities other than school and childcare via the police's website. https://polisen.se/tjanster-tillstand/behlidningsregistret/barn-annan-verkehrsamt/ In this recruitment, we only want you to attach a CV. The personal letter is replaced by questions that you answer in the application. OTHER The Culture and Leisure Office works to ensure that facilities, outdoor activities, leisure farms, association support, camping sites and cultural and library activities function as well as possible for everyone who lives and works in the whole of Skellefteå. The business is run sustainably and equally with a focus on health, living environment and collaboration. We have really high ambitions and want to be a leader in our field. Among other things based on the aim of contributing to young people staying in or moving to the municipality. Read more about Skellefteå here: http://skelleftea.se/ Contact from recruitment and staffing companies and advertising vendors is prohibited.
Why you should work with us!

Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life! 

Application due date 2024-05-26
About the employer
Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life!
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