The role of Arts Officer is an important role in Galway City Council. The City Arts Officer will advise and assist in regard to new or existing arts projects and other arts related issues and will have a key responsibility in the planning and management of the Council’s art activities.
The Arts Officer will be required to network with a broad range of stakeholders and agencies, governmental, non-governmental, trade union, business, voluntary, community groups, etc, and will have a vital role to play in maintaining the delivery of a wide range of accessible public services, offering advice, advocacy, initiation of new arts projects and administration of grants and bursaries schemes, and advise around the implementation of the Per Cent for Art Scheme.
The Arts Officer may represent the Council on committees and at meetings and may be asked to report on progress in their respective section(s) at Strategic Policy Committee meetings, through the Arts Committee, and directly as requested.
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