Cucalorus seeks Programming and Communications Coordinator
Cucalorus seeks a Programming and Communications Coordinator to join the staff in preparation for the upcoming 18th annual Film Festival taking place November 8-11, 2012 in Wilmington, North Carolina. Cucalorus has established itself as one of the nation’s finest regional festivals, attracting filmmakers from all over the world for a non-competitive celebration of the artform.
The Cucalorus Film Festival’s headquarters are at Jengo’s Playhouse in downtown Wilmington, North Carolina. The Programming and Communications Coordinator’s responsibilities include providing administrative support to the Director, facilitating the acceptance of film submissions for the festival, coordinating the call for entries campaign, supporting and guiding the selection process, planning the festival marketing campaign, maintaining relationships with key media, maintaining the festival website, managing the festival’s social media presence, and researching and writing festival press releases. The candidate will also be responsible for working with staff, volunteers and board members to guide the overall planning and execution of the festival. The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills, excellent computer skills and be very enthusiastic and outgoing. Prior experience in public relations and marketing preferred. Ideal candidates will have some background in event planning, the film festival industry and the non-profit sector. This is a seasonal, part-time position beginning in February.
Please send cover letter, resume, an inappropriate recipe and three references by January 23, 2012 to:
Dan Brawley, Director
Cucalorus Film Foundation
815 Princess Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
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