Intern for cultural management in AADK Spain Starting January 2020





Application Deadline: 
12th of August

General information

Duration: 2 up to 12 months (preferably more than 4 months).

Commitment: Around 20-35 hours per week.


We are looking for energetic and organised intern, who is interested in contemporary art and artist residencies.  We expect somebody who has a high level of english language proficiency, while spanish language would be a big advantage and who would be willing to start the internship in AADK Spain as soon as possible.



Assist with the management of the artist residency and development of the other AADK Spain activities;

Assist with the internal communication with the artists before they arrive to the residency;

Assist with aspects of the administration’s daily business (e.g. production of a variety of documents);

Support some functions regarding our social media communication;


We can offer an internship with:

Dynamic and inspiring atmosphere;

Insights into world of independent cultural organisation;

Knowledge about artist residency;

Interesting meetings with artists and local and international cultural institutions;

Spanish sun;



Strong interest in contemporary art and artist residencies;

Superior organisational skills,

High level of English speaking and writing (spanish language – big advantage);

Ability to communicate effectively through email;

interns  should be available for a length of 4-6 months.


The internship is unpaid

Orientational prices:

Rent – around 150 eur/month

Utilities – around 50 eur/month

Food – around 150-200 eur/month

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Operations Manager




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Compensation commensurate with experience.
Application Deadline: 
May 15

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The Operations Manager (OM) of CONTRA-TIEMPO will work in close collaboration with and report to the Board of Directors and our Founding Artistic Director, Ana Maria Alvarez. The OM is responsible for the day-to-day management of CONTRA-TIEMPO’s 501 (C) (3) operations and will be responsible for ensuring the achievement of CONTRA-TIEMPO’s mission and financial objectives. The OM will provide leadership in key areas including, developing new sources of revenue, marketing, and public relations. The OM will work with the Board to formulate and implement a development and fundraising strategy that supports the existing local engagement programs with youth and community, professional touring as well as future expansion. The OM position is a professional management position and a great opportunity for experienced arts administrative professionals. Emerging arts administrative leaders are also encouraged to apply.


A positive, driven and grounded team player who has a deep belief in and passion for the work and mission of CONTRA-TIEMPO

A strong and effective collaborator able to successfully balance artistic, capital and programmatic objectives with administrative and financial practicality.

An experienced fundraiser able to cultivate and interact with prospective donors, board members, and others whose financial or civic support is vital to the company.

Bilingual (Spanish/English) is a plus but not a requirement.

Operations Manager Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following areas:

Organizational Management

Operations/ Human Resources

Financial Management

Development and Fundraising


Board Relations

Performance & Touring

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