BFI NETWORK Talent Executive

Independent Cinema Office


Salary: £33,500

BFI NETWORK is a UK-wide collaboration between the BFI and film organisations and venues around the country, with a mission to discover and support talented writers, directors and producers at the start of their careers. As part of the new strategy, BFI NETWORK Talent Executives will be appointed to its Film Hubs in England.

This exciting, demanding and expansive role will focus on outreach as well as discovering and supporting new filmmakers. Looking after the South East Hub region based at the Independent Cinema Office, this will include identifying potential talent; supporting filmmakers to access funding; providing editorial expertise on funded projects; encouraging professional development; and guidance to access opportunities available through BFI NETWORK and beyond.

This is a unique opportunity to join the ICO’s vibrant, creative team working on a diverse range of projects and an excellent opportunity for someone with a passion for nurturing and developing new talent. You need to be enthusiastic about cinema in all its forms with extensive people skills, willing to engage with a variety of organisations and partners, able to assist in nurturing and developing projects from start to finish. You need to be a self-starter, willing to travel and genuinely interested in outreach and working in partnership.

A job description and application form can be downloaded below:

Job description

Application form

Please post your completed application form to:

Independent Cinema Office (ICO)
3rd Floor Kenilworth House
79-80 Margaret Street

Please note: we do not accept CVs or emailed applications.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 23rd February, 2018. Interviews will be held the week commencing Monday 5th March, 2018.

The closing date for this position is 23/02/2018 at 17:00

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