Industry Partnerships & Development Executive

Sheffield Doc/Fest is looking to contract an industry professional to help manage our various partnerships with organisations from the film / TV / documentary / arts world - and to develop new ones.

The successful candidate will have a track record in attracting sponsorship from a range of businesses, in developing projects in collaboration, and in executing agreements, working closely with Sheffield Doc/Fest’s Director of Partnerships & Development and across all Festival teams.

This contract can be fulfilled on a freelance, part-time, basis, either from Sheffield or London, but must be available to deliver over the festival period: 4-9 June.

We are committed to addressing imbalances in representation in the film industry and strongly encourage applications from all underrepresented groups.

The closing date for applications is 17:00 BST, 30 September 2019

For more information and to apply, please read through the Application Pack, by clicking here.


Equal Opportunities Statement

Our jobs are like our festival, open to all.

Sheffield Doc/Fest believes that documentaries, and those working in the arts and in media – including ourselves - have a part to play in creating a society which is proud of its diversity and its multi-cultural heritage.

Doc/Fest’s programme-centred approach to inclusiveness puts diversity at the forefront of its activity. Through the documentaries we showcase and the talent we develop, we aim to celebrate diversity, promote equality, and challenge discrimination.

Equally, we are committed to providing a welcoming, accessible, inclusive and positive experience for all festival attendees, and for all team members and volunteers – regardless of age, disability, sex, gender, sexuality, marital/civil partnership status, pregnancy/maternity/paternity, race, religion/belief, or socio-economic background. We’re proud to be a Disability Confident committed employer, supporting disabled people in the workplace.