The Development Team is responsible for supporting the delivery of EIFF through revenue generation and corporate client entertainment. This includes working directly with a range of stakeholders including public funders, corporate sponsors, trusts and foundations, cultural partners and individual donors. The team is also responsible for managing the Festival’s relationship with these stakeholders and taking forward appropriate activities to meet their needs including tickets, branding and corporate hospitality.

In addition the team manages the delivery of some of EIFF largest black tie stakeholder functions and parties including the Opening Night Gala Party, Closing Night Gala, VIP receptions and the EIFF Ceilidh.

** Please note this team also includes an internship opportunity and volunteer posts which work closely with this team. **

Director of External Relations (CMI) (1 post)

Preferred start date in April. Full time post at CMI.

The Director of External Relations to be responsible for the communications, press, marketing and development functions of the CMI, based in our Edinburgh office.

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Development Manager (CMI) (1 post)

Preferred start date in April. Full time post at CMI.

The CMI Development Manager will be responsible for initiating, developing and managing relationships with existing and potential donors, funders and sponsors, promoting the work of the CMI and seeking support for its programmes, projects and activities.

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Events Manager (1 post)

Start of March to end of June. 1 full-time post (freelance contract may be considered).

The Events Manager organises and delivers corporate functions and parties for EIFF.

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Events Coordinator (1 post)

Start of May to end of June. 1 full-time (freelance contract may be considered).

The Events Coordinator supports the Events Manager to organise and deliver Film Festival functions.

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Guest List Coordinator (1 post)

Late April to late June. 1 full-time post.

The Guest List Coordinator liaises with colleagues from across the Festival and CMI to create, manage and update stakeholder guest lists, and manage the full implementation of the invitation process for key EIFF stakeholder events.

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