BAFTA is looking for a talented Industry Programme Officer to join its Learning, Inclusion and Talent team
BAFTA’s Learning, Inclusion and Talent programme works with film, games and television industry practitioners, industry experts, relevant cross sector organisations, guilds and other charities, in creating opportunities for them to share their knowledge and support inclusive growth of the screen industries. This is so that talented individuals wanting to work within these industries are able to realise their potential, regardless of their background. Our innovative online and live exhibitions explore the role film, games and television play in all of our lives.
This role supports the strategic work within BAFTA’s Learning, Inclusion and Talent team, responsible for the industry programme targeted at members and their peers. The role assists with running industry events and initiatives year round, both in our flagship venue at 195 Piccadilly in London and in venues around the UK.
The post holder will have a passion for film, games and television and for driving inclusion in the industry. They should have a good understanding of event production and/or project management and a passion for engaging audiences in industry issues.
BAFTA is a leading global charitable institution focused on championing creativity, opportunity and social change for all through the transformative power of film, games and television.
BAFTA’s Vision is:
‘Bringing the transformative power of Film, Games and Television to everyone’
BAFTA’s aims are: to champion the art and the craft, champion talent and champion the industry environment by:
- Identifying and celebrating industry practice deemed exceptional by peer review, thereby elevating the art and craft of film, games and TV
- Providing talent with recognition, inspiration, access and long term support, in particular those under- represented and underprivileged in society
- Enabling a positive and inclusive environment, for an accessible, sustainable and connected industry
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To apply click here to submit your CV and include a cover letter which in no more than 500 words explains how you meet the requirements outlined in the job description, using examples from your previous work or experiences.