Art Residency Manager Assistant

Art and Design, Communication and Information Sciences, Social Sciences
1 Jul, 2021 to 30 Nov, 2021
1 Feb, 2020

General information

5 months

The Creative Centre was established in 2011 when a group of people acquired the abandoned Fish Factory of the village, with the aim of transforming it into a thriving place of creativity, music and craftmanship. The Centre is located in Stöðvarfjörður, a remote village in the East fjords of Iceland, approximately 650 km from Reykjavík. This is an ongoing collaborative community project. The Centre offers a Artist Residency program, runs a professional Recording Studio and frequently hosts Concerts, Exhibitons and other Cultural activites.

We are looking for a person to assist with the management of our Residency program and other activities related to the daily running of the Centre. The job requires office skills; answering emails and manage bookings, sending out invoices, promoting the residency and updating our webpage with photos and blog. Part of the job is to make interviews with our Residency artist, and therefore video editing skills are required. We are looking for a person with good organizational skills and the abiltiy to work independently, maintaining an overview of his/her tasks with professionalism. This internship also takes note of individual talents.

For this internship it is nessesary to have a valid international driving license. The intern will become a part of the tight-knit Team of the Creative Centre and wil be able to use the facilites of the Centre for his/her personal creative projects during the stay. We value any kind of creativity in people and believe it is an important part of what we do.

Check out out webpage for more info:
Our Facebook page gives a very good idea of the life in the Centre:

Financial compensation
Years of Experience required: 


Cultural Management  Artist Residency program  Art & Music  Iceland  Creative Centre  Communication  Public Relation  

Additional Information

In order to apply please send your CV and Cover Letter to [email protected] For more information about our internship we recommend applicants to visit our website: On the website you can get a good idea about our organization and the internship (
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: 
Communication & Collaboration
Computer literate
Creating content for Website and Social Media
International Driving licenses
Basic Video Editing Skills