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Film Daily: Grant Writer
Competitive salary + bonus structure
Part Time
Contract term: 3 months - the end of time

Do you understand the way the UK/EU funding world works?
Can you write up a storm in support of a project about which you are truly passionate?
Do you have a proven track record of successful grant applications?
Do you know how to create long-lasting relationships with funding bodies?
Do you already have contacts within relevant bodies?
Is your grammar rock-solid?
Can you persuasively communicate our company's mission and programs to potential funders?
If so, we have the perfect job for you.

Who we are: Always now, forever independent

Film Daily is a new online platform connecting audiences with indie filmmakers via news, views, and reviews.

We are a scrappy new media startup aiming to disrupt the film distribution and production industries. We work with amazing, storied clients and new emerging technologies & agencies.

Our work environment is relaxed, but we tell it like it is. We value proficiency and we promote from within. Positions tend to be flexible, with some work-at-home opportunities. Community is everything to us, and we want to work on building our core community in Yorkshire.

We foster a culture of communication, community, teamwork, and collaboration.
Person Specification

Are you a film & TV obsessive?
Do you know your Kurosawa from your Kubrick? Your Lynch from your Leigh? Your Girls from your Broad City?
Are you a high achiever? Do you have a proven track record of delivering exceptional results (in your last role, at University, on your personal projects)?
Do you understand the way the film & TV industries work?
Do you know how to use web searches to learn new skills?
Are you a dedicated lifelong learner?
Are you looking for a new challenge?
Are you willing to do whatever it takes to achieve results?
Are you able to prioritize your workload?
Do you think change in Hollywood is long overdue?
What we can offer (for the right candidate)

Ongoing training
Access to stream endless films & TV
Invitations to red carpet events & exclusive film previews
Market rate salary & attractive bonus structure
Travel opportunities within the UK & USA
28 days (pro-rated) holiday entitlement
Location

Successful candidates will be working in our custom-built studio in Church Fenton, North Yorkshire, UK.

Learn more at filmdaily.co/about.
Day-to-day Duties
Compose high-quality applications for multiple research projectgrants
Make strategic partnerships with other organizations
Find public & private sector for grant opportunities
Create systems & procedures for grant applications
Manage a team of interns
Lead meetings, workshops, and seminars for the funders
Write letters of enquiry
Attend functions & events as research
Lead fundraising events for prospective funding bodies
Research grant opportunities & keep an up-to-date database
Facilitate agreement signing for approved grants
Prepare detailed reports to share with our funders
Job requirements
English, communications, history, or museum studies degree
Own transport with a clean driving licence
Typing speeds of 45 WPM or more
Working knowledge of: Trello, Slack, Google Docs, iOS, Excel
Working knowledge of the various grants available from privatetrusts
Experience
At least 3 years writing grant applications for a UK/EU company
Tech or new media company employment / contracting (preferred)
How to apply
Apply in writing with: current CV with links to two references (one personal, one work), portfolio detailing your successes within the field of grant writing including any relevant metrics.

The Company

Company Name
Film Daily
Company Description
Who we are: Always now, forever independent Film Daily is a new online platform connecting audiences with indie filmmakers via news, views, and reviews. We are a scrappy new media startup aiming to disrupt the film distribution and production industries. We work with amazing, storied clients and new emerging technologies & agencies.
Number of Employees
11 - 100

Job Details

Employment Status
Full time or Part time
Type of Salary
Salary plus bonus
Job Location
Town
Leeds
Post Code
GB-LS4
Country
United Kingdom
Posted
2017-12-22

Job Requirements

Minimum Educational Qualification
Diploma
Professional Experience
2 Years




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