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        Bergen Assembly is hiring for several project related positions. If you are interested in more than one of the positions you can submit a collected application clearly indicating what positions you are interested in and why to post@bergenassembly.no

        Bergen Assembly is a creative and international workplace. We prioritise diversity and making Bergen Assembly a supportive workplace for all on our team. We encourage all interested candidates to apply regardless of age, gender, functional ability and/or cultural background.

Exhibition Hosts

August — November

        We are looking for art-interested, friendly and communicative people to join us as exhibition hosts for the upcoming Bergen Assembly.

        The positions vary between 12 and 36 hours weekly between September 1st and mid-November and will include paid workshops and training beforehand. Working hours will mainly be Tuesday to Sunday between 11:00 and 17:00, some days and venues until 20:00.


        -  Interest for and experience working within the cultural field
        - Open, friendly and communicative
        - Norwegian is a plus but not a must

We offer

        An hourly paid job with an opportunity to develop your communication and mediation skills through organised workshops and working independently with visitors.


by 15.05.
    Send a brief letter of motivation, no more than a half page, and CV to post@bergenassembly.no

Social Media and Digital Content Assistant

May — November, 20-40%

        We are looking for a detail-oriented person who is adept at social media to assist with executing social media campaigns, assist with digital marketing and to upload content to our website.


        - Experience with and interest in social media
        - Familiar with tools such as Canva, Indesign, Facebook Business, Instagram, Twitter, Cargo CMS, and Dropbox.
        - Fluency in both written Norwegian and English is a plus

We offer

        A paid project position with the opportunity to improve skills working with both marketing / social media / communications and international contemporary arts, with the possibility to gain more responsibility over time.


by April 29.04.
    Send a brief letter of motivation, no more than one page, and CV to christa@bergenassembly.no

Install and Production Team members

July — September

        Join our install and technical team, working closely with artists on producing and installing their work. We are looking for detail-oriented team-players to work in a fast-paced environment, able to quickly deliver effective and creative solutions. You should have good time-management skills and great communication skills. The work is project-based, which means that work periods can be agreed upon based on availability and can thus be combined with other work / study.


        - Experience and knowledge of art production and fabrication, and/or art handling and installing.
        - Knowledgeable in the use of basic carpentry techniques, hand tools, power tools and paints.
        - Driving licence is a plus.

We offer

        An hourly paid job with an opportunity to work in a dynamic international team and in close exchange with the artists and the partnering venues.


by April 29.04.
        Send a short letter of interest and availability no more than a half page and CV to kirsten@bergenassembly.no

Bartender / Event Host

Now — December

        We are looking for a positive, independent and friendly person who can take on shifts during events at our office.

        There will be 2-4 shifts a month (working time of approx. 4-7 hours, often in the evening). The tasks include running the bar, in addition to being available to help organizers with various tasks such as assisting with sound equipment and arranging the space. The work is event-based, which means that there are no fixed / set working days and can thus be combined with other work or studies.


       - Dependable, responsible and independent worker
       - Willing to learn some simple technical setups for audio and visual equipment
       - Social and positive attitude

We offer

        We offer paid position working in service within a creative field that can easily be combined with studies or other work. The events range from small panel discussions to festival openings and performances.


Apply now!
        Send a short letter of interest and availability (no more than ½ page) with your CV to dipha@bergenassembly.no

Bergen Assembly always accepts open applications. Bergen Assembly’s team works at the office at Halfdan Kjerulfs Gate 4, 5017 Bergen. 


Ingrid Haug Erstad

Kirsten Wandschneider
Head of Project

Tor Steffen Espedal
Project Coordinator

Christa Mako Teigen
Communications Coordinator

Christine V. Olsen
Administrative Coordinator  christine@bergenassembly.no

Dipha Thiruchelvam
Administrative and Events Coordinator  dipha@bergenassembly.no

Eirini Fountedaki
Research Assistant

Louisa Elderton
Chief Editor, Side Magazine / Communications Editor, Bergen Assembly louisa@bergenassembly.no