Curator Job Careers – Uganda National Cultural Centre (UNCC)

Job Title:      Curator
Organization: Uganda
National Cultural Centre (UNCC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to:
Executive Director
About US:
Uganda National
Cultural Centre (UNCC) is a semi-autonomous body established by an Act of
Parliament (UNCC Act Cap 50). It is mandated to preserve, promote and
popularize Art and Culture in Uganda and beyond.
Job Summary:   The Curator will be responsible for
assembling, cataloguing and presenting / displaying artistic cultural
collections and management of all Gallery/ mini Museum
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Manage the Centre’s Visual arts Portfolio designing, coordinating
    and evaluating programs of the Gallery, in cooperation with artists and
    technicians
  • Formulate plans and strategies for Visual Arts
  • Design programs for implementation, monitoring and evaluation for
    gallery development.
  • Responsibility for a collection of artifacts or works of art which
    may be of interest to the gallery
  • Cataloguing acquisitions and keeping records
  • Carrying out background research to enriching Cataloguing
    acquisitions and keeping records and archives of the gallery.
  • Develop and communicate educational activities and community
    outreach
  • Dealing with and understanding computer generated imagery and
    website software to enable him/their write materials and articles for the
    website as pan of enhancing visitor interaction and experience
  • Originate advertising materials like Flyers, Brochures and Banners
    for the marketing Department
  • Organize promotional activities including participation in art
    fairs,
  • Collaborating with other institution’s Departments
  • Liaising with communities and industries as well as grant agencies
    to secure sponsorship for events publications and development of projects.
  • working closely with individual artists, developing relationships
    with new artists, and extending relationships with established artists
    from the gallery
  • developing client lists by notifying potential clients of particular
    works and exhibitions according to their related interests‘
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Executive
    Director



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Uganda National Cultural Centre (UNCC) Grants
    Officer job must hold an Honors Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in
    Fine and Industrial Art/Curating and Education from a recognized
    institution
  • Post—Graduate qualification in a related field is desirable.
  • A minimum of seven years in the field of Visual Articulating and
    management
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications, Certified copies of academic Certificates,
Transcripts and Curriculum Vitae giving full details of applicant’s education
Qualification experience and 3 referees with their full postal email and
telephone contacts as well to P.O. Box 3187, Kampala or hand deliver it to
Uganda National Cultural Centre (UNCC), National Theatre; on De-Winton Road,
Kampala. Address your application to Human Resource and Administrative Manager,
UNCC, Kampala.
NB:
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Be reminded that UNCC is an
equal opportunity organization
Deadline: 27th May 2019.
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