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Industry Listing, Job Posting.

Deadline: 5pm on Monday, March 9, 2020

Remuneration: $680/week

Reporting to the Senior Communications Manager, TIFF is seeking a Communications Coordinator who is responsible for the research, planning and developing communications campaigns for the Toronto International Film Festival and TIFF Bell Lightbox year-round programming. We are seeking a highly motivated individual who wants to be a part of our team, and be part of Toronto's cultural history. Shows initiative, strong attention to detail and a collaborative attitude are key character traits of the person who will take on this role.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Shall include but not limited to

  • Supports the Communications team on publicity tasks related to all TIFF programming, as assigned
  • Supports the daily function of the TIFF Press Office by assisting with administrative tasks (press website, database, telephone and email inquiries etc.)
  • Writes, researches and edits internal and external documents, including press releases and correspondence as required
  • Leverage the media, including print, radio, television, online and influencers to reach a wide range of audiences to secure coverage for TIFF
  • Effectively maintains relationships with media, as well as internal and external stakeholders, under the direction of their manager
  • Works closely with team members to complete time-sensitive tasks
  • Assists with coordination of various press events in the lead up to and during the Festival
  • Assists with Festival red carpet logistics
  • Research trends, key audience interests and passion points to inform story angles

CONTRACT DATES OR START DATE:

  • 11 May 2020 – 25 September 2020

HOW TO SUBMIT & APPLICATION DEADLINE:

  • Please submit a cover letter and resumé as one PDF or Word document, by 5pm on MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2020.
  • All applications must be submitted online through the posting found on our website tiff.net/careers.

Posted by: Toronto International Film Festival
For more information: http://www.tiff.net/careers

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