Grants and Partnership Coordinator – Film Academy and Education



Salary: £29,055 - £33,996

The BFI is seeking a Grants & Partnerships Coordinator – BFI Film Academy and Education on a fixed term contract until March 2020, who will  coordinate the grants processes and provide project delivery support for the BFI Film Academy programme, ensuring its effective development and delivery. It will also provide more general support across the Education and Skills team.

The BFI Film Academy is a UK-wide initiative providing opportunities and training for talented and committed young people aged 16-19 from all backgrounds to develop new skills and build a career within the film industry. The BFI is working with over 47 delivery partners across the UK to deliver this ambitious programme. It is funded by the Department for Education in England, the National Lottery, Northern Ireland Screen and Screen Scotland.

To be successful you will have a proven track record of project coordination, ideally within a film and/or educational setting. Your record-keeping must be accurate and you should have strong communication skills particularly when dealing with external partners. The role is sometimes demanding, working to tight deadlines and multi-tasking, so you will need to have proven time management skills and be able to prioritise your workload.

In return, the role will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to learn and work on a flagship and high-profile education and skills programme. You will be an integral part of a small team that delivers the programme and have the chance to develop and grow your experience as well as experience working with a wide variety of partners across the screen industries.

Owing to the nature of the role, occasional weekend and extended working hours are required, along with travel across the UK.

Based at BFI Stephen Street, you will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

To apply and for more information please visit:

The closing date for this position is 21/11/2018 at 23:59

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