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COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES
MANAGER: DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
(PEROMNES GRADE 8)
SCHOOL OF ARTS
CENTRE FOR CREATIVE ARTS
HOWARD COLLEGE CAMPUS
REFERENCE NO.: HUM25/2015
Based within the College of Humanities of the University of KwaZulu-Natal, the Centre for Creative Arts (CCA) produces four annual festivals - Time of the Writer, Durban International Film Festival, Jomba! and Contemporary Dance Festival and Poetry Africa. CCA seeks to appoint a Film Festival Manager for the Durban International Film Festival. The Film Festival manager shall be involved in a full range of activities as required to bring about successful implementation of the Durban International Film Festival, principally, as well as other CCA festivals and activities. The successful candidate should have to provide expertise in the following areas:
Conceptualising festival design and thematic content
Developing strategies for Audience Development
Production of festival publications and publicity
Three (3) year tertiary qualification
Three (3) years proven curation and management experience of significant recognised Film Festival/s
Established networks, an understanding of relevant film industry players and organisations, and a grasp of salient film-related issues is essential.
Good communication skills
Proven experience with a word processing computer package
Valid Driver’s license
This appointment will be made in line with the University guidelines/benchmarks which are available on the University Vacancies website on:
Appointment to this post will be on the January 2012 Conditions of Service.
The remuneration package offered includes benefits.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 04 November 2016