YOUTH FILM GURUS OF IRELAND…. YIFM NEEDS YOU!
There is a great job opportunity coming up in Young Irish Film Makers for a FILM PROJECT COORDINATOR starting in January 2016.
Could you be the next YIFM Film Project Coordinator?r
We are looking for someone with a proven track record in a youth film, youth arts or arts management position. Someone with the ability to build on an existing network in the formal & informal education and youth work sectors. You have to be a team player with excellent leadership, organisational and interpersonal skills.
The ability to be creative and work on your own initiative to deliver on project deadlines. Will be called upon to write and deliver regular work reports & funding applications to current and potential funding bodies. Social media skills & experience are necessary to create awareness among target clientele via new media. Successful candidate will ideally have working knowledge of film making and the ability to work & engage with young people. Some travel will be included as part of the work.
About the organisation:
Founded in 1991 Young Irish Film Makers is an exciting, dynamic and ambitious national youth arts organisation that aims to develop talent, creativity and skills in young people. The strength of the organisation lies in the ability to combine film making and digital media creation with personal and professional development in an informal learning environment.
Nationally, YIFM works with over 1200 young people annually, delivering workshops in film and digital media, particularly for those in disadvantaged areas. These active learning workshops and projects provide much needed skills for the next generation of young filmmakers and digital content creators.
This programme is being funded by The Educational Training Board and is our first course to be run for this demographic. It will be an exciting new venture for YIFM and we need the best trainers to deliver the course to make it a success.
Have a look at the job descriptions below, and who knows… it could be just the job for you! If you think you might be interested, please let us know and make sure to get your CV in before October 30th.
Best of Luck from the YIFM Team.