The deadline for applications is Wednesday 6 April, 8pm CET. HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme (Finland) seeks a curator for a part time position. The main work task of the curator will be to support and facilitate the activities of the HIAP residency community, and to send out information about these to HIAP partners and audiences (both local and international). Key requirements: Excellent knowledge and professional experience of local and international contemporary art scene Good social and teamwork skills, community management and organising skills Interest in and experience of writing about contemporary art Interest in developing (visual) communication methods about residencies Fluent spoken and written English The curator acts as the main link between the residency guests and their projects, and the local audiences. The curator is responsible for organising the HIAP Open Studio events together with HIAP staff. The curator is also responsible for keeping the information about the residencies and connected activities up to date on HIAP website, and sending out information about these via HIAP newsletter, social media and various other channels. The main work site for the curator is HIAP office in Suomenlinna Island, which is adjacent to HIAP Gallery Augusta. The contract is for a fixed-term contract of one year, but this may be extended by a further one or two years. For more information and application form see: www.hiaphelsinki.tumblr.com/. Any specific questions about the available work position should be sent to Director Juha Huuskonen (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Curator Jenni Nurmenniemi (email@example.com). The salary will be discussed in job interviews, which will take place in April. HIAP would prefer the curator to start working at the beginning of May, but the start can be postponed if this is not possible.