Belfast Photo Festival is a charity with big ambitions, holding a year-round programme, including a major two-day creative industries conference focusing on creativity and technology (CAPCON), in addition to one of the world’s leading International Festivals of photography and the visual arts festival of Northern Ireland.
Launched in 2011, the international Belfast Photo Festival has attracted over 80 thousand visitors a year, celebrating some of the finest national and international contemporary photography across museums, galleries, public spaces and building facades. The Festival consists of exhibitions, talks, workshops, screenings and tours designed to appeal to a broad range of audiences. CAPCONis a two-day event fusing art and the wider creative industries within a moment in time, exploring the space between creativity and technology it consists of keynotes, panel discussions, workshops and tech demonstrations from innovators working across film, gaming, animation and immersive technology.
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Belfast Photo Festival is seeking an experienced and ambitious professional with a passion for the creative industries and the power of photography to inspire national and international audiences. Reporting to the CEO, you will be a key player in the successful delivery of company projects, including the annual Belfast Photo Festival and creative industries conference CAPCON. You will assist with exhibitions, events, fundraising, marketing, social media, communications and management of freelance staff. You will be willing and able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
There is opportunity for progression within the company as it continues to grow, with prospects for promotion and advancement based on your performance and level of success.