BFI NETWORK Programme and Funding Manager

British Film Institute


Salary: £37,374 - £44,163 per annum

The BFI is seeking a Programme and Funding Manager to maintain and develop BFI NETWORK talent development activity. This includes both BFI NETWORK core activity (NETWORK@LFF, NETWORK Weekender) and oversight of professional development activity delivered by UK Partners.

Fixed Term Contract until 31 March 2023

Key Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the Head of BFI NETWORK in the ongoing design and implementation of new talent development programmes.
  • Responsible for the management of core NETWORK Talent Programmes.
  • Managing the budgets and evaluation process for NETWORK Talent Programmes.
  • Work closely with the Head of BFI NETWORK and OPPs team to design, implement and run any new funds created to support external organisations to run professional development activity for new talent.
Skills & Experience
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience.
  • Proven experience in understanding the opportunities and challenges faced by emerging talent film community.
  • A passion for film and for supporting new filmmaking talent and an interest in the short form.
  • Experience in developing and delivering industry-facing events both in person and online.
About working at the BFI

We support diversity and inclusion, and as an organisation recognise that we need to address under representation within our teams. As such we strongly welcome and encourage applicants from our under-represented groups; who identify as D/deaf and disabled and/or are ethnically diverse.

We guarantee a first interview to our under-represented groups who meet our minimum requirements. How we are doing, including our pay gaps can be found on our website.

We operate a hybrid working model at the BFI. Exact working arrangements for this role are to be agreed with the hiring manager.

You will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 25 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.


Further details about the post can be found on our website.

First interviews will be held on Thursday 21 July 2022

The closing date for this position is 11/07/2022 at 00:00

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