Partnerships Coordinator

Sheffield DocFest


Salary: £24,500 pro rata

Sheffield DocFest is looking for a Partnerships Coordinator to join their team for the 2024 edition of the festival.

About Sheffield DocFest

Sheffield DocFest is the UK’s leading documentary festival and one of the world’s most influential markets for documentary projects. We champion and present the breadth of documentary form – film, television, immersive and art – in the vibrant city of Sheffield each June. We offer makers and audiences a place for inspiration, debate, development, learning and challenge. Our programming represents our core values – creativity, empathy, freedom, inclusivity and internationalism.

Sheffield DocFest is run by International Documentary Festival Sheffield, an independent registered charity (no.1184849).

About the role

The Partnerships Coordinator is a key supporter of the festival sponsorship and fundraising strategy for Sheffield DocFest 2024. Supporting the Partnerships Manager, they help to build and develop commercial partnerships by maintaining positive relationships, researching new prospects and competently tracking sponsorship deliverables to ensure festival supporters credits and activities are seamlessly delivered to high and agreed standards.


Fixed-term contract:

  • 29 January to 29 March 3 days p/w,
  • 2 April to 28 June full time
  • 1 July to 12 July, 3 days p/w

Location: Sheffield based with some hybrid options available by agreement. Requirement to be based in Sheffield for festival period.


Please read the full job pack for further information about the role and details on how to apply.

The closing date for this position is 08/01/2024 at 12:00

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