BFI NETWORK South West Short Film ‘Mermaids’ Dir. Yazmin Joy Vigus

BFI NETWORK South West Short Film ‘Mermaids’ Dir. Yazmin Joy Vigus.
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BFI NETWORK Talent Executive - Maternity Cover

Position: BFI NETWORK Talent Executive, Watershed – Maternity Cover (40 hours per week inclusive of breaks)

Department: Cinema / Film Hub South West

Rate of Pay: Circa £31K - £33K (depending on level of experience) Per Annum pro rata. Full time working is preferred but flexible terms will be considered for the right candidate(s)

Purpose of Job:

Watershed is looking for a well-connected individual with experience of film production and a passion for film to lead BFI NETWORK South West.

The role is part of a UK wide talent programme with a mission to discover and support talented writers, directors and producers at the start of their filmmaking careers. It is an exciting opportunity to join the Film Hub South West team and to collaborate with partners across the region and the wider BFI NETWORK to ensure the widest range of talent are aware of, and can access funding for shorts, early feature film development and other opportunities.

How to Apply for this Position:

As this is a maternity cover, flexible terms will be considered for the right candidate(s) and applicants are encouraged to get in touch with any questions.

If you are interested in applying for this position you will find the job description, letter and the extra information below, read these and then complete the online equal opportunities monitoring form and the online application form. Please note we do not accept CVs.

Alternative formats:
You can download a version in Word here: which should be emailed to

Watershed will work with shortlisted candidates to ensure their access needs are met during the interview process and will ensure access requirements do not factor in decision making.

Watershed encourages applications from people of all backgrounds but particularly welcomes applications from candidates from BAME backgrounds as they are under-represented within our staff team.

Closing Date: Friday, 31 January 2020 - 17:00