TIFF is a charitable, cultural organization dedicated to presenting the best of international and Canadian cinema and creating transformational experiences for film lovers and creators of all ages and backgrounds in our home - TIFF Bell Lightbox. Our mission: To transform the way people see the world, through film.
TIFF is committed to embracing diversity and treating all individuals with respect, dignity and fairness by removing physical, social and economic barriers to participation.
We are currently hiring for the position of:
FILM CIRCUIT INTERN
Reporting to the Programming Coordinator, Film Circuit, the Film Circuit Intern position is an opportunity to increase your knowledge of Canadian and international independent film, distribution, and the Toronto International Film Festival’s year-round activities as a whole. This position is ideal for anyone with an understanding and/or interest in independent film, film distribution, and grassroots film publicity.
Shall include but not be limited to…
Mailing promotional materials to Film Circuit groups across Canada
Assessing the promotional needs of Film Circuit groups
Updating the Film Circuit website
Assisting the Coordinator in collecting and maintaining promotional materials for the TIFF Bell Lightbox
Maintaining office files
Responding to email inquiries from various Film Circuit groups
Filing and maintaining promotional and other materials
Maintain/update Film Circuit Film Tracking Master Document
Assisting the Coordinator and/or the Film Circuit team with various tasks as requested
February 10, 2020 – May 27, 2020 – 3 days a week
High computer proficiency with Microsoft Word & Excel
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines
Excellent interpersonal skills, previous customer/client service experience is an asset
Superior organizational skills with a keen eye for detail
Adaptable to a flexible work schedule including some evenings and weekends
Ability to lift at least 10lbs unassisted
HOW TO SUBMIT & APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Please submit cover letter, resume in a Word document, by 5pm EST on Monday, January 27, 2020.
All applications must be submitted online through the posting found on our website tiff.net/careers.
We thank everyone who applies for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview are contacted.Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada at this time.TIFF regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas; however, TIFF considers and welcomes individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position. For consideration to those on time-limited Visa status, your Visa must allow you to complete the full contract.
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TIFF is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment where employees feel valued and respected, and where every employee has the opportunity to realize their potential. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations, if required. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application and/or hiring process, please contact us in advance at email@example.com or 416-599-8433 x2001, and we will work with you to meet your needs.