Exciting job opportunity at DoubleBand Films
DoubleBand Films is one of Northern Irelands leading documentary production companies, with a strong track record in making award-winning documentaries for broadcasters such as Channel 4, BBC Northern Ireland and RTE.
DoubleBand has been engaged by Channel 4 to establish a 4TALENT hub in Northern Ireland (4TNI). 4Talent provides detailed information on the industry, showcasing inspirational individuals and established companies, and offering opportunities for emerging talent to take part in nationwide workshops and masterclasses. 4TALENT also provides information on all of Channel 4s talent initiatives, as well as other such schemes within the wider industry. In addition, 4TALENT offers up-and-coming talent the chance to network with potential employers from the independent production sector.
DoubleBand now wishes to appoint a Commissioning Editor for the 4TALENT hub in Northern Ireland, which is to be housed at its offices in Belfast.
The successful applicant will be a self-starting and enthusiastic individual with demonstrable relevant experience. He/she will be expected to:
1. Commission editorial / content for the 4TNI Website
2. Maintain and refresh the 4TNI Website, forums and email accounts
3. Promote and market the Website
4. Develop and oversee/project manage on-the-ground activity
5. Proactively network with regional practitioners
6. Explore and develop funding opportunities for the 4TNI hub
Contract duration: until end December, 2007
Application deadline: 16th March
Interview date: 23rd March
For a detailed job description and further information, please write to Anne Hegarty at: ahegarty@...