European Theatre Convention > Communication Manager (Germany)

Founded in 1988 by three theatres in France, Germany and Belgium, the European Theatre Convention (ETC) has become Europe’s largest network for public theatres with 42 members from nearly 30 countries. As a recognised strategic partner of the European Commission, ETC provides an international programme for European theatres that consists of artistic international collaboration, professional training and advocacy activities. ETC promotes and strengthens European theatre as a vital platform for dialogue, democracy and interaction that responds to, reflects, and engages with today’s diverse audiences and changing societies. ETC’s activities foster a socially engaged, inclusive notion of theatre that brings Europe’s social, linguistic and cultural benefits to as large an audience and as many communities as possible both locally and internationally.

Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Communication Manager will further develop and implement ETC’s communication strategy with the goal to promote and increase visibility of the organisation’s activities internationally.

Responsibilities include:

  • Further develop and implement internal & external ETC communication and PR strategy to reflect our mission.

  • Design and delivery of communication campaigns related to ETC’s specific artistic, professional and advocacy activities and projects.

  • Maintenance and updating website.

  • Maintenance and updating contact database.

  • Develop and maintain social media channels, with harmonised editorial calendar.

  • Development and dissemination of press material and project publications (print/online).

  • Develop and maintain media relations.

  • Editorial tasks for all ETC publications, social media, newsletters, annual reports, press releases, presentations.

  • Support in grant requests and project reporting for ETC’s funders and stakeholders (EU Commission, ministries, foundations etc.).

  • Liaise with ETC’s member theatres communication departments, external services and suppliers (graphic designer, IT, printing companies etc.), partners and stakeholders.

ETC offers a full-time employment contract, flexible working hours, 40h per week; home office and, if based in Berlin, workspace at the ETC office. Salary of EUR 2,700 monthly gross plus annual bonus and 50% of your monthly public transport card of Berlin.

Deadline: Position to be filled ASAP

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