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LFS is an equal opportunity employer. 

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Media Manager

Reports to: Head of Marketing and Student Recruitment

Employment Status: Full-time, Permanent appointment

Salary: c.£28,700

We are looking for an experienced Media Manager to join our team. You will be responsible for the successful delivery of the schools’ external messaging, proactive and reactive media relations, promoting the school internationally.

You will provide strategic advice to senior managers and form strong relationships with media and internal stakeholders to promote and enhance the school’s reputation and profile. You will also build relationships with key media outlets, students and alumni, and be adept at using and monitoring all forms of media particularly social media. Alongside a wide range of media experience and knowledge of channels, you'll also know how to measure impact and evaluation. 

As a school that prides itself on its storytelling, our communities are integral to the reputation of LFS. As our Media Manager, you will play a vital role in ensuring that the school’s media presence and community platforms are world class; you’ll lead the school’s media management and social media strategy as well as providing key support to the Head of Marketing and Student Recruitment in developing and implementing the school’s overall content strategy and storytelling.

You’ll have demonstrable experience of planning and developing compelling content for digital channels and a deep understanding of how social, content, events and community engagement drives advocacy.

As someone with a passion for storytelling, you’ll also be able to plan, prepare and execute new ways of creating, presenting and distributing content that enables us to expand our reach with our key audiences, particularly internationally. To be considered for this role, you’ll need to have demonstrable experience of media management, content development and social media management, and have an excellent grasp of user generated content principles.

You’ll also be excited by challenge and have the drive to work in a collaborative environment. In return, we offer working across a broad spectrum of projects and diverse initiatives within one of the world’s top film schools.

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the Job Pack.

Please complete both the Application and Equal Opportunities forms and send to Véronique Fricke v.fricke@lfs.org.uk.

Closing Date: 11 October 2017, 5pm

Interviews: 18 & 19 October 2017

 

Office Manager

Employment Status: Fixed Term Contract

Salary: £33,000

An opportunity has arisen for an Office Manager at London Film School (LFS). The role will provide professional, proactive and efficient administrative support and office management services to LFS basedin  Covent Garden. Working with all departments, you will ensure all infrastructure for the school is fit for purpose and best use of outsourcing contracts is adopted. To manage the receptionist role and ensure cover at all times, to ensure that all facilities within the School run efficiently and smoothly at all times. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Act as liaison and main point of contact in respect of LFS operational matters for all staff.
  • Build and maintain good relationships both internally and externally, communicating professionally and effectively at all times.
  • Ensure the office support team (including reception) offer a full front of house service, answering the main LFS telephone line in a polite and courteous manner, greet visitors into the office, manage post
  • Resposible for office consumables including stationery, paper consumption, etc
  • Review, procure and manage all third-party contracts (cleaning contractors etc)
  • Oversee Health & Safety and Environmental issues for two buildings
  • Take responsibility for maintenance or cleaning issues (e.g. air conditioning, heating, toilets, power, etc) within two buildings
  • Ensure that there is adequate administrative cover at all times
  • Developing and maintain LFS equipment inventory

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the Job Pack.

Please complete both the Application and Equal Opportunities forms and send to Dawn Taylor on d.taylor@lfs.org.uk.

Closing Date: 22 September 2017

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ABOUT THE LONDON FILM SCHOOL

The London Film School (LFS) is internationally celebrated for its commitment to film, craft excellence, innovation and creative freedom. The school is consistently rated as one of the top international film schools.

We are recognised by Creative Skillset as a Centre of Excellence Film Academy. 

Currently located in Covent Garden LFS is the oldest film school in the UK.  Deeply connected to local and international screen industries, we have an alumni spanning the globe, and working in every part of the film industry.  Our students and alumni have won every major award in the screen industries, and we continue to foster and nurture the next generation of filmmakers. During 2016, films created at the school had around 200 festival entries, winning over 30 prizes. The list spanned Cannes, Venice, Tribeca, Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival, The BFI London Film Festival, Edinburgh, Encounters, Oscars, and Sundance.

With around 220 full-time students, from over 30 countries, we are a dynamic hub for high quality film making activity, preparing creative storytellers for the world’s screen industries. We offer 3 full-time MA programmes, a Ph.D. Film by Practice, and a full calendar of short courses.

The school is committed to collaborative practice-based learning and produces up to 180 films every year. The result is a dynamic and intensive film environment which creates global networks for life. 

As the school turns 60, and with a planned move to a new home, LFS is on the verge of a new chapter in its history. It’s an exciting time to join the school.

The London Film School is a non-profit educational charity with Mike Leigh OBE as its Chairman of the Board and Gisli Snaer as its Acting Director.

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ACTORS

Any actors wanting to appear in our student films: please ensure you are listed with any of the companies named below.

It is important for any actor wanting to appear in our student films to ensure you are listed with any of the companies below as our students use these sites to search for their casts. 
We do not hold a directory of actors. Our students not only post castings, but also search these sites for potential actors hence why it is important to be registered with them – particularly Casting Call Pro and Spotlight.

Please do not contact the school directly.

 

LFS is an equal opportunity employer. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.

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