Championing Arts Development
2nd Floor, Education Services Centre, Upper East Street, Mt Pleasant, Harare
Mon-Fri 08:00 - 16:30

The person reports to the Assistant Director (Arts Promotion and Development) at Head Office.

Job Purpose

Development and Promotion of arts and culture at Murewa Culture Centre.

Key Result Areas

  • Produce a strategic plan and annual work plans in line with the national development plans for the Centre
  • Coordinate the Mbende/Jerusalem festival and ensure the active participation of the Mbende/Jerusarema Safeguarding Committee
  • Develop a resource mobilization strategy for the funding of arts and culture programmes and projects including viable income generating projects at the Centre.
  • Establish networks, linkages and partnerships with relevant stakeholders for a win-win relationship
  • Produce issue based, monthly and annual narrative and financial reports for all activities at the Centre.
  • Carry out research in Intangible Cultural Heritage in Murewa and the surrounding districts, and or other parts of Zimbabwe.
  • Develop strategies to make the centre a tourist attraction and Cultural Research Centre for the country

Competence and Skills

  • Art and heritage Curating Skills
  • Integrity and Good interpersonal skills
  • Has full understanding of Heritage and its dynamics
  • Good communication and negotiating skills
  • Enterprising personality with an eye for business

Qualifications and Knowledge

  • Social Sciences degree that speaks to the Arts, Culture and Heritage domains
  • Proven experience in arts and culture sector
  • Proven experience and ability to write concepts papers, funding proposals and conduct research in the Arts, Culture and Heritage
  • Must be highly computer literate and in possession of class 4 driver licence.

Interested candidates should submit an application letter and detailed Curriculum Vitae to:

 The Director

National Arts Council of Zimbabwe

P O Box 10463, HARARE


or send by email to:

Please indicate the post applied for on the application letter and submit not later than

20th  November 2020