Open call for a Managing Director/Globe Art Point hakee toiminnanjohtajaa


Globe Art Point is looking for a new managing director/s to develop the association goals in the upcoming years. The applicant can be one person (100% salary) or a team of two (each with 50% monthly salary).

Globe Art Point ry is an association founded in 2016 in Helsinki to promote and support the status and working conditions of international artists and cultural actors of different art forms living in Finland. The association’s work is supported by the Finnish Cultural Foundation, the Ministry of Education and Culture and the City of Helsinki.

We are looking for well-networked, experienced, collaborative and hard-working art and culture professional(s) based in Finland, who is/are interested in being part of our growing organization. The new manager(s) will work in close collaboration with the board.

Managing director’s role:

The person/s should be based in Finland and familiar with the current status of art and cultural sector particularly of foreign-born artists and cultural workers in Finland
Working with transparency, intercultural dialogue skills, commitment and sensitivity, willingness and ability to build and maintain relationships with resilience
Good experience in association management, sufficient knowledge of administration, fundraising and policy-making in Finland
Applicant(s) should have awareness of and dedication to equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging in the cultural sector.
Good knowledge of different art disciplines and cultural work, experience in production. check here
Ability to do both teamwork, as well as independent
Experience in production / events organisation
Have minimum of bachelor degree in arts and culture work and have at least 3-5 years of experience in a similar position
Have excellent communication and writing skills in English and Finnish (if the applicant is a team at least one should have excellent language skills in Finnish)

The managing director’s monthly salary is € 3,200. This is divided in the case of selecting a pair. The work is ongoing, and there is a probation time of 4 months.

Please send your application in English together with relevant CV latest by 30.06.2019 at 16.00 through this link to the application form:

More information on the open call 17.-21.6.2019 between10.00-17.00: board member Sepideh Rahaa,, tel. +358 44 23 66 530.

More information on the association:

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted at the end of July and the interviews will be conducted between 6-8 August. The start date will be negotiated, the chosen candidate can expect to begin August / September.

The office which is located in Kamppi, Helsinki. Our facilities are accessible on the street level, assistant dogs are welcome, there is no accessible toilet in the space office.