Fondation Giacometti : Public and Mediation Officer


Description of the organization

The Giacometti Institute, the Giacometti Foundation’s exhibition space, opened in June 2018 in the Montparnasse district.
It is dedicated to exhibition, research and mediation, and combines the permanent presentation of the Giacometti workshop with a rich programme of exhibitions and events. It now has a specific space dedicated to pedagogy and research, the Giacometti Lab.

Position description
Under the authority of the artistic director of the Giacometti Institute and in close collaboration with the Giacometti Foundation team, you are responsible for:

The implementation and management of the mediation and training policy, combining traditional and innovative mediation:
– Design, program and develop offers adapted to a wide variety of audiences (adults, families, children, specific audiences, schools)
– Develop and monitor institutional partnerships (networks, associations, educational institutions, rectorships)
– Propose a specific mediation offer linked to the identity of the Giacometti Institute and the Giacometti Lab;
– Regularly evaluate achievements (balance sheets, annual activity reports)
– Update practices based on innovative experiences
– Design and develop mediation tools specific to each type of audience, including visit support documents (booklets, tactile supports, digital tools, etc.), write and/or supervise content
– Manage cultural mediation supplies (orders, stock management, etc.)
– Communicate on the different activities (website, social networks…)
– Conduct educational interventions and workshops, in French or English
– Recruit speakers (mediators, speakers, animators, artists, etc.) and organize the planning, in collaboration with the Artistic Director and the Head of Administrative and Operational Affairs
– Train, support and coordinate stakeholders
– Monitor grant applications

Reception of the public :
– Manage the Secutix booking system and ticketing system
– Set up reservations for individual and group visits
– Ensure the proper functioning of the reception of the public

Description of the profile required
Bilingual French-English
You will have successful experience in team management and content design

Date of commencement of employment
June 1, 2019


To apply, please submit CV and cover letter in French.



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