Outreach Manager
of the Creative Institute Trenčín

Creative Institute Trenčín is a newly-formed organisation that is responsible for the implementation of the European Capital of Culture Trenčín 2026. In close collaboration with stakeholders in the private, public and third sector we focus on the development of culture and creative industries in the city, region and Europe, as well as fulfilling the goals of Trenčín 2026. Our team is looking for an outreach manager who will implement the Outreach chapter within the European Capital of Culture title, with an emphasis on the values and goals defined in the Bid booku


  • Experience with and knowledge of ECoC projects and of Outreach

  • Experience networking and engaging people, organizations and institutions across sectors

  • Facilitation, communication and presentation skills, skills in creating methodology and leading workshops

  • Knowledge of participatory public policy making

  • Knowledge of the topic of inclusion and involvement of marginalized and disadvantaged groups

  • Strategic thinking and fulfillment of long-term plans and goals

  • Overview in the Slovak and international cultural environment, in the non-profit and public sector

  • Excellent communication in both Slovak and English languages

  • Highly-developed ability to work independently, proactively and systematically


Tasks will include but are not limited to:

  • Implementation, administration and coordination of projects and activities from the Outreach chapter of the Bid Book Trenčín 2026 and from other chapters following the Outreach

  • Close cooperation with all departments of the Creative Institute Trenčín, Institute for Participation Trenčín, Cultural Ambassadors, educational institutions and public, private and non-profit sector organizations

  • Search for stakeholders and communication with them, involvement ofstakeholders in the project, mapping and needs analysis

  • Engaging citizens from marginalized and disadvantaged groups, mapping and removing barriers and involving groups in the project

  • Facilitating events and leading workshops

  • Representing the project vis-à-vis other institutions in the field of outreach, actively seeking partnerships at local and international level, participating in trainings, seminars, conferences and other events in the field



  • Basic salary component: EUR 1700 gross per month 

  • Starting from September 2022 or by agreement


Applications must include:

  • Professional CV in English or Slovak language in PDF format

  • Cover letter in English or Slovak language (up to one A4 page) in PDF format

  • Consent to the processing of personal data if candidates want to be included in the database for the purposes of potential later contact a with a job offer

Failure to submit any of the required documents and the annex may be a reason to exclude the candidate from the competition. The application, together with the signed annexes in pdf format, is submitted electronically to the email address info@trencin2026.eu

Contact for candidates:


Deadline for sending applications:

23:59 CET 03.08.2022

The selection procedure will take place in the form of personal interviews in Slovak language. Applicants who meet the conditions notified by invitation will be informed of the exact time and place.

Protection of personal data: the information obligation as per Articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) is published at www.trencin2026.eu