Freelance Assistant Programme Advisor

BFI Flare


Salary: Fixed fee of £1,200

BFI Flare: London LGBTQ+ Film Festival is recruiting an Assistant Programme Advisor to work alongside the Senior Programmer and the BFI Flare Programme team for the 2020 edition of the festival. This is a new position and would offer an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to develop their curatorial voice within the UK Film Industry.

The role will provide the opportunity meet with key BFI Programming Staff to gain better understanding of programming roles and processes. It is envisaged that the Assistant Programme Advisor will have the opportunity to host at least two onstage introductions and/or Q&As during the Festival.

The successful candidate will be paid an agreed fee of £1,200 for work completed towards the BFI Flare programme. The majority of work will take place between late November 2019 until January 2020; with the successful candidate required to be available in the afternoons/evenings  of the Festival itself from 18th – 29th March 2020.  Specific hours are flexible in the run up to the Festival, but it is anticipated that there will be a minimum requirement for the successful candidate of being available for approximately 14 days spread over the course of the contract, at approximately two to four days per month.

First interviews will be held on Monday 18th or Tuesday 19th November 2019.

To download the job pack, click here.

The closing date for this position is 11/11/2019 at 23:59

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