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Press Manager, Corporate, Partnerships and Industry
Salary £34,446 - £40,296 per annum
(Fixed term contract until 31 October 2014)
The BFI is the lead organisation for film in the UK. We are a Government arm’s length body and distributor of Lottery funds for film.
The BFI is looking for a Press Manager to be responsible for the delivery of the Division’s objectives, delivering press & communications, both reactively and proactively, across the BFI’s corporate and industry remit including Film Fund, Partnerships, Media Desk UK, Certification, RSU and Strategic Development team.
You’ll work closely with the Head of Press and PR and alongside corporate communications team to develop and deliver corporate & industry press strategies, in particular the relevant elements of the BFI Future Plan.
To be successful you’ll need previous experience of the film industry and understanding of the complexities of a publicly funded environment in addition to strong knowledge of the trade media and excellent contacts. The successful application will need the ability to work and communicate with a range of internal and external stakeholders, including distributors, producers and funded partners effectively.
You will enjoy benefits such as a BFI pension scheme, 28-33 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.
Further details about the post (including an information pack) can be obtained by visiting www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/job-opportunities or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The closing date for applications is 19 January 2014 and interviews will be held 27 January 2014.