TIFF is dedicated to presenting the best of international and Canadian cinema to film lovers in our home TIFF Bell Lightbox.
Our aim is to become a creative community and global leader, and one of the world’s premiere organizations in the discovery and understanding of film.
TIFF, a vibrant not-for-profit arts organization, is hiring for the contract position of:
INTERN, GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & PHILANTHROPY
TIFF is excited to offer this internship as part of Canada on Screen, TIFF's yearlong celebration of Canada's 150th birthday in 2017. Made possible by Presenting Partners the Government of Canada and the Royal Bank of Canada, Canada on Screen will begin in January and run throughout the year. The free programme will present moving-image installations, special events, special guests, an extensive online catalogue, screenings across the country, and a list of 150 essential moving-image works from Canada’s history based on a national poll of industry professionals.
Canada on Screen is a co-production between TIFF and three core project partners — Library and Archives Canada, the Cinémathèque québécoise, and The Cinematheque in Vancouver.
Through this programme TIFF aims to offer interns the opportunity to gain practical skills and work experience that will help launch successful careers in the film, not-for-profit, arts and cultural sector. We are committed to fostering an inclusive work environment and encourage individuals who reflect the diversity of our audiences and programming to join our ever-growing team, and be part of Toronto's cultural history.
Reporting to the Coordinator, Government Relations & Philanthropy, the Intern will provide administrative, client service and fundraising support to the Government Relations & Philanthropy (GRP) department. The GRP department builds and manages strong working relationships and partnerships with municipal, provincial and federal governments, international diplomatic missions, and philanthropic foundations and donors.
HOW TO SUBMIT & APPLICATION DEADLINE:
• Please submit cover letter, resumé and the names and phone numbers of 3 references as one (1) PDF or Word document, by 5pm on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2017.
• All applications must be submitted online through the posting found on our website tiff.net/careers
• Please note in your cover letter where you saw this job posting.
We thank everyone who applies for their interest, but only candidates selected for an intervi
Posted by: Toronto International Film Festival
For more information: http://www.tiff.net/careers/