07.08.2017

EMCY is hiring a project manager (Germany)

EMCY is the European Union of Music Competitions for Youth: a network of music competitions covering nearly thirty countries. They promote the educational value of competitions and facilitate the sharing of our members’ educational, practical and musical knowledge and experience through meetings and workshops. EMCY membership is a quality label for a competition and members profit from a range of concerts, tours and master classes organised by EMCY all over Europe for their EMCY Prize winners. EMCY is a non-profit organisation, based and registered in Munich (Germany) and run by an international board and office. 

EMCY is recruiting a Project Manager (f/m) as replacement for the maternity leave of the Secretary General.

The project manager coordinates the overall work programme of the organisation. He/she reports directly to the Board and manages a small but busy team in Munich, Germany. In close cooperation with the Board, the Project Manager is responsible for the development and implementation of the strategic and activity plans. This includes the organisation of board meetings, the General Assembly 2018, and concerts/workshops for young musicians all over Europe. He/she oversees budgeting and financial management as well as undertaking and coordinating fundraising activities. This currently includes applying for, managing, and reporting for EU grants.

The Project Manager must be a skilled networker and is required to represent the organisation at a variety of events. He/she is responsible for the public relations as well as advocacy activities of the organisation and coordinates the implementation of the network’s internal and external communication strategies. He/she leads the fundraising campaign, builds up and maintains the communication with sponsors. The successful candidate develops and maintains contacts with members and partners, and actively encourages the growth and development of the network.

Deadline: 8 September 2017

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