Film Programmer

Independent Cinema Office


Salary: £27,500 - £31,500 (dependent on experience)

The Independent Cinema Office is looking for a Film Programmer to offer programming advice and booking services to cinemas, to initiate creative and original programming ideas and to bring programming expertise into play across a range of ICO activities.

This is a unique opportunity to join a vibrant, creative team working on a diverse range of projects with regional and national partners and an excellent chance for someone who is seeking to develop their career in film programming, curatorship or exhibition development. We work with many different kinds of partners across the UK – cinemas, festivals, film societies; local authorities and national bodies; distributors and education and training providers.

The ICO is a small creative organisation and a place where ideas, initiative and enthusiasm are encouraged. The individual we are seeking must have a passion and enthusiasm for cinema in all its forms as well as the ability to develop relationships and work with a diverse range of individuals and organisations with diplomacy and enthusiasm. Communication and people skills are as important as a knowledge and love for film.

This is a one year fixed-term contract with possibility of extension.

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 deadline for applications is 5pm Wednesday 31st January 2018. Interviews for the post will be held the week commencing the 5th February 2018.

The closing date for this position is 31/01/2018 at 17:00

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