WE ARE LOOKING FOR TEAM MEMBER
The Association for the Protection of Cultural Heritage (KMKD) is searching to appoint an Istanbul-based Conservation Architect to work with us in the delivery of “Heritage Skills for Capacity Building” project. carried out in partnership with Edinburgh World Heritage, funded by British Council Cultural Protection Fund. For more info about the project please visit www.koruproject.org
KMKD’s activities are pursued with the understanding that the cultural assets created by different communities of Anatolia are the richness of Turkey and cultural heritage of all humanity. KMKD aims at expanding the knowledge, skills and expertise required for understanding the values of the cultural heritage and taking the necessary measures for their protection.
What KMKD does:
Community engagement, learning and training, including development of educational materials around conservation projects, heritage interpretation, and sustainability of historic sites.
Documentation and risk assessment reports for architectural heritage under risk and conservation projects for their protection.
Creating public awareness at local and national levels and calling on public authorities to take better and comprehensive action in this field, with the objective of transmitting cultural heritage for future generations.
Bringing together and strengthening communication between individuals and institutions which practice in this field and cooperating with national and international organizations through projects.
We are looking to appoint a Conservation Architect for the delivery of the KORU project in Mardin and Hatay. Please see details of main duties below.
Skills & experience - Essential
Skills & experience - Desirable
Behaviours & abilities
Specifications and Requirements
Duration: from December 2018 till March 2020
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 6 November and interviews will take place in early November at the KMKD Office.
The work will commence immediately in December following the interviews and the appointment.