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Trainee Events & Marketing Manager
Film Daily, North Yorkshire, UK
Competitive Salary + bonus structure
40 hours per week
Temp-to-perm contract; 3 months min.

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.

What we can offer 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

What you will learn: You will be working in the busy events department of a new media platform. We are a tech company that thrives on building and engaging communities IRL.

You will learn to curate and execute successful film festival, screening, and awards events in the UK and USA.

Duties involve: events management, social media management, event hosting, event curation, basic bookkeeping, stakeholder mgmt, teamwork.

You should apply if:

You know your Kubrick from your Kurosawa, your Lynch from your Leigh, your Girls from your Broad City.
You live on the internet, but enjoy meeting and greeting people IRL too.
You think teamwork makes the dream work.
You understand what a Meet-Up is.
You can navigate an excel spreadsheet in formal dress,
You can charm the pants off anyone.
You are a film & TV obsessive.
You are an overachiever.
You (think you) understand the way the film & TV industry works.
You know how to use web searches to learn new skills.
You are a dedicated lifelong learner.
You are looking for a new challenge.
You are willing to do whatever it takes to achieve results.
You are able to prioritize your workload.
You think change in Hollywood is long overdue.

Responsibilities

Design, plan and launch events
Create relationships with stakeholders & vendors
Create and maintain contact databases
Maintain relationships with event management aggregator products
Work with the social media team to promote events
Maintain relationships with sponsors & advertisers
Manage a team of interns & volunteers
Assist with other duties in an ad-hoc fashion
Communicate with shortlisted entrants
Manage online presence
Announce call to entries via website & social media
Create partnership opportunities with education institutions
Produce P&L budgets and bookkeeping for events
Manage a community of filmmakers
Collate feedback on events
Create reports with suggestions to improve future events

Position Requirements

Must have:

Working knowledge of Google & Microsoft Office products
Working knowledge of Excel & Google Sheets
Working knowledge of social media & forums
Knowledge of the film industry & film festival circuit
Love of independent film
Working laptop
Experience working in an office environment
Typing speeds of 35 WPM or higher
Excellent reading & listening skills
Events management experience
Experience with Meetups
Ability to use forums, message boards, and Facebook groups
Own transportation or access to a vehicle
Full driving license

Education

Undergraduate degree in arts, events management, or marketing
OR
Two years experience working within events management

Details

Candidates must be available to commit to at least 40 hours per week.
Candidates must be able to travel to our office location in Church Fenton, Selby, North Yorkshire. Candidates must also be able to work from home from time to time.
Start date is Monday, 15th January 2018
There will be a mix of at-home working and office-based working in our space in North Yorkshire.
Please provide personal and work reference with your application.
Candidates who do not provide a cover letter explaining why you are perfect for the role will not be considered.
Please include current CV with links to any relevant personal projects or working projects.

Mission & Vision

Film Daily is a new online platform connecting audiences with indie filmmakers via news, views and reviews. Our aim is to herald the golden age of the auteur and give everyone the tools to become a creator.
To Apply
Apply in writing with your C.V, cover letter and a portfolio including;

PR tear sheets, photographs and reports from your previous events
Growth metrics and data relating to your last role, including revenue reports & audience numbers,
Social media stats for your previous roles

Anyone applying without these elements will be automatically disqualified.

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
Type of Salary
Salary plus bonus
Job Location
Town
Leeds
Post Code
GB-LS1
District
West Yorkshire
State
Yorkshire and the Humber
Country
United Kingdom
Posted
2017-12-22

Job Requirements

Professional Experience
2 Years




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