Tanz im August: Project Manager for EU Project Big Pulse Dance Alliance (Germany)
For the large-scale European cooperative project Big Pulse Dance Alliance, Berlin international dance festival Tanz im August is seeking to appoint a Project Manager as soon as possible.
Big Pulse Dance Alliance (BPDA) is a network of European dance festivals that has been brought together by their common aims/interests for developing and innovating new ways of strengthening the contemporary dance sector. It has been granted funding for a multi-annual cooperative project by the European Commission’s framework programme Creative Europe. The 12 network partners will collaborate in producing new work, scouting for talent and fostering advocacy for dance. Lead partner is Tanz im August, the international dance festival produced by HAU Hebbel am Ufer in Berlin. The BPDA’s main activities will begin in 2021, and the duration period is 4 years.
The project manager’s tasks include:
-Overall responsibility for the administration, planning and budgetary control of the project in close collaboration with the management team of the partner network and the individual project partners.
-Liaising with the European Commission’s Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) and the EU project officer in charge of BPDA project progress monitoring according to the agreed BPDA objectives in close consultation with the partners’ project managers/administrators.
-Coordination of the network’s various working meetings (management team and partner meetings, workshops, evaluation sessions, intensives), based on the principle of organisational co-responsibility within the partner network.
-Monitoring of the provision of general activity and financial reports within the partner network.
-Planning and coordination of BPDA activities by Tanz im August according to the specified work packages/activity plans within the framework of the overall project.
A full-time contract is offered with a monthly salary based on the TV-L (pay scale grouping in the Berlin public sector).
Deadline: 4 January 2021