Production Manager

Sheffield DocFest


Salary: £28,000 to £32,000 pro rata

Sheffield DocFest is looking for a Production Manager 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 Production Manager works closely with the Head of Operations & Production and is responsible for the planning and implementation of varied core operational and production elements to underpin the logistical delivery of a large-scale multi-event and multi-site festival.


Fixed-term contract:

  • 4 March to 29 March 3 days p/w
  • 2 April to 26 April 4 days p/w
  • 29 April to 7 June full time
  • Festival delivery period 10 to 21 June

Location: Sheffield and mixture of hybrid working online, remotely and in the office. Requirement to be 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 22/01/2024 at 12:00

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