Vacancy: Communications Officer
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We’re looking for a Communications Officer to promote our industry support to exhibitors and filmmakers in the North of England.

Film Hub North supports film culture in the North of England through a combination of funding, training, advocacy and community-building. We work with film exhibition organisations and filmmakers at a grassroots level, helping them to grow audiences, screen great film and create exciting, new work.

The Communications Officer will lead on promoting the Hub’s core offer of funding, training and events for film exhibitors and filmmakers in the North of England. They will be responsible for maintaining all communication channels, overseeing marketing on Hub-funded projects, and developing the Hub’s identity as a force for positive change within the North’s screen sectors.

Applicants should have a passion for film culture and experience working in a busy marketing/communications role. You should have excellent writing and digital marketing skills, and a collaborative, creative mindset. More information on the role is provided in the Job Description linked below.

Job details

This is a full-time, fixed term contract until 1 November 2022 (subject to annual funding). The salary is £26,000.

The Hub is led by 2 of the North’s leading film organisations: HOME and Showroom Cinema. The Communications Officer will be employed by HOME and will collaborate closely with both the HOME and Showroom teams.

This post can be based in Manchester or Sheffield. Some remote working is also expected, and events and meetings will take place at various locations across the North. An ability to travel is required.

The preferred start date is October 2021.

Apply now

You’ll find all necessary application documents linked below.

After reading the Job Description, please complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Questionnaire. Application documents should be sent via email to:

The closing date for applications is Monday, 20 September.

Interviews will be held online on Tuesday, 28 September.

You also have the option to submit a short video (up to 5-min) instead of a written response to application question 7 – this is where you outline how you are suited to the role.

If you have access needs and require additional support in order to apply, or would like to discuss this role in advance of applying, please contact our team at: