YFS News

Nov. 12

- ALFF 2020 needs you! - SHORT TERM CONTRACTS!

Available Light Film Festival (ALFF) is hiring!

Like Films? Meeting friendly folks? Working on the biggest film festival in Canada north of the 60th parallel?

ALFF is looking for you! Join our team and help bring brilliant stories to our screens this February!

 

We are hiring for the following short-term contract positions:

 

Ideal candidates will have a valid driver’s license and be able to work both self-directed and as part of a team. For more detailed contract descriptions, please see below.

If you have interest in any of the positions listed, please provide us with a short cover letter outlining your interest and applicable skills for the position, along with a recent résumé to gm@yukonfilmsociety.com.

 

 

Hospitality Coordinator:

Budget for this position: $1250 TBC

 

Beginning in January 2020 the ALFF Hospitality Coordinator will work under the direction of the ALFF Producer and directly oversee ALFF Hospitality volunteers. The ALFF Hospitality Coordinator will be available and attend ALFF production meetings as needed.

 

The ALFF Hospitality Coordinator will:

 

 

 

 

Transportation Coordinator

Budget for this position: $2,000 TBC

 

Beginning in January 2020 the ALFF Transportation Coordinator will work under the direction of the ALFF Producer to provide ALFF transportation and oversee ALFF Transportation volunteers. For this purpose, ALFF Transportation Coordinator will be available to attend ALFF production meetings as needed.

 

ALFF Transportation Coordinator will:

 

 

ALFF Industry conference + Pitch Prize Coordinator

Budget for this position: $2500 TBC

 

Beginning in December 2019, ALFF Industry Conference and Pitch Prize Coordinator will work under the direction of the Industry Director. The ALFF Industry and Pitch Prize Coordinator will attend ALFF production meetings as needed.

 

Industry conference Coordinator will help the Festival Director organize and coordinate the Available Light Film Festival Industry conference 2020 events and presentations.

 

ALFF Industry conference Coordinator will:

 

 

The work is based on a work term of 100 hours during the term of the contract. The Industry conference Coordinator is expected to work fairly regular hours over the course of the contract, with more time commitment between January 28 and February 10, 2020.

 

Industry conference Coordinator is expected to work between home office and the Yukon Film Society office. Expenses incurred by the Industry Coordinator in the course of the contract are subject to pre-approval by the Festival Director. Receipts must be submitted in a timely manner.

 

Guest Services and Production Support

Budget for this position: $1500 TBC

 

The Contractor will work under the direction of the YFS Festival Director and in collaboration with the ALFF Producer, ALFF Co-programmer and ALFF Industry Conference Director, and the Hospitality Coordinator.

 

The primary responsibility of the Contractor is to manage guest relations while also providing some support at the main venue (the Yukon Arts Centre.)  

 

Duties of the Contractor include but are not limited to:

On-call hours:

Set on-site hours at the Yukon Arts Centre include:

 

FOH Technician: Music

Budget for this position: $1500 TBC

 

The FOH Technician: Music will work under the direction of the Festival Producer to perform the following tasks pertaining to the Available Light Film Festival & ALFF Industry 2020:

 

 

The position is based on a work term of 24 hours, the majority of which fall between January 31 and Feb. 9, 2020.

 

Casual Projectionists

Budget for this position: $30/hour TBC

 

Under the direction of the Technical Director: Cinema, Festival Director and YFS Technical Coordinator, Casual Projectionists will provide projection services at Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre, Yukon Arts Centre and/or Old Fire Hall for Available Light Film Festival (ALFF), ALFF Industry conference and ALFF Encore screenings. This is an hourly position, filling in when extra projectionists are required.

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