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Job Opportunity: This Way Up 16 Project Coordinator

Film Hub Scotland, Film Hub North West Central and Film Hub North are looking for a freelance project coordinator to help deliver their annual This Way Up conference.

Location: Edinburgh with travel across the UK a requirement
Reports to: Film Hub Manager, Film Hub Scotland
Fee: £6,000

The role will require a minimum of 60 days to be worked and the successful applicant will need to successfully manage the delivery and coordination of the event on time, on budget and to an exceptional standard. The successful candidate must be able to commence employment no later than week commencing 6 June 2016.

The following skills and experience are required.

Work Experience
  • Demonstrable experience of producing events.
  • Experience of coordinating and communicating with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience of engaging with public figures or senior industry figures
  • Budget coordination experience
  • Marketing and communications experience
  • Desirable: Experience of working in the film industry (note voluntary or entry level experience is not sufficient) 
Skills and Knowledge
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure on multiple deadline driven tasks
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Highly desirable: Knowledge of film exhibition, distribution and the wider film industry
  • Contacts within the film industry

The deadline for applications is Wednesday 11 May (12 noon). For full details of the role and how to apply, please download the below Job Description:

This Way Up 16 Project Coordinator - Job Description

22 April 2016

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