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MANAGER: DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
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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
 Festival Programming
 Festival Implementation
 Production of festival publications and publicity
 Staff management
 Financial Negotiation
 
Minimum Requirements:
 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:
http://vacancies.ukzn.ac.za/Academic-Process-Proc-Guides.aspx
Enquiries and details regarding this post, as well as the request for the job profile may be directed to Miss PSG Hlongwane, email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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
Applicants are required to complete the relevant application form which is available on the Vacancies website at www.ukzn.ac.za Completed forms may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please state the advert reference number in your subject line.

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