The successful applicant will have a proven track record in technical management at a senior level, preferably in a multi-arts or festival environment. The role includes planning and overseeing the technical requirements for film screenings across multiple venues in Cork City. The Technical Manager will have experience working in a range of venues, preparing specifications for equipment hire and installation, liaising with projectionists, venue managers and third-party providers, and working as part of a busy team. In consultation with the Production Manager, the Technical Manager will ensure strict adherence to budgets and Health and Safety compliance. The role is offered on a short-term contract basis, to start in October.
To apply, please email a short covering letter explaining your suitability to the position, together with a short CV, to: firstname.lastname@example.org, with the job title clearly marked in the subject heading. Application deadline is 12pm on Monday 18th September.
About Cork Film Festival
Cork Film Festival is a local, national and international celebration of cinema, running for ten days in November each year in Cork City. The 62nd edition will play from 10th to 19th November, showcasing the best fiction feature, documentary and short films from 2017. We are now recruiting for a number of roles to help deliver a successful Festival.