Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival

Film Festival Associate


The Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival celebrates the richness of the Jewish experience through film. The Festival is seeking an organized, detail-oriented self-starter who has a passion for the film industry. Working closely with the Festival Director, the Festival Associate will be responsible for Pre-Festival, Festival and Post-Festival planning and arrangements.


  • Research films and request screeners from filmmakers and distributors
  • Assist with program development (Talk Balks, Panel Discussions, )
  • Develop and coordinate Festival Jury Competitions ( Emerging Filmmakers, Shorts and Student Competitions)
  • Coordinate Special Events
  • Identify venues, oversee production/technical requirements
  • Outreach to schools/Organize student screenings
  • Assist with public relations, follow up with media as needed
  • Promote our events and engage with our filmgoers on our social media platforms


  • Able to work independently
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Microsoft Office/Excel experience
  • Available for evening and weekend events
  • Strong interest in the arts and/or non-profit administration.
  • Film experience preferred

This is a term-position from March to June 22, 2018. Hours are part-time; approximately 18 hours per week with the demand higher pre- and during the Festival. Interested individuals are invited to submit their resumes with salary expectations by February 21, 2018 to:

Assistant Executive Director

Rose and Max Rady Jewish Community Centre

B100-123 Doncaster Street

Winnipeg, MB R3N 2B3

Fax: (204) 477-7530

Email: tbarr@radyjcc.com

We thank all applicants who apply; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.