Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival Associate

February 2, 2018

 
Film Festival Associate
Part-Time/Term-Position
 
The Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival celebrates the richness of the Jewish experience through film. The Festival is seeking an organized, detail-oriented self-starter who has a passion for the film industry. Working closely with the Festival Director, the Festival Associate will be responsible for Pre-Festival, Festival and Post-Festival planning and arrangements. 
Responsibilities:
·         Research films and request screeners from filmmakers and distributors
·         Assist  with program development (Talk Balks, Panel Discussions, )
·         Develop and coordinate Festival Jury Competitions ( Emerging Filmmakers, Shorts and Student Competitions)
·         Coordinate Special Events
·         Identify venues, oversee production/technical requirements
·         Outreach to schools/Organize student screenings
·         Assist with public relations, follow up with media as needed
·         Promote our events and engage with our filmgoers on our social media platforms
 
Qualifications
·         Able to work independently
·         Strong oral and written communication skills
·         Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
·         Microsoft Office/Excel experience
·         Available for evening and weekend events
·         Strong interest in the arts and/or non-profit administration.
·         Film experience preferred
This is a term-position from March to June 22, 2018. Hours are part-time; approximately 18 hours per week with the demand higher pre and during the Festival. Interested individuals are invited to submit their resumes with salary expectations by February 21, 2018 to:
Festival Director
Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival
Rady Jewish Community Centre
B100-123 Doncaster Street                                                                   
Winnipeg, MB R3N 2B3
Fax: (204) 477-7530
We thank all applicants who apply; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. 
 
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