Head of Partnerships – Sheffield DocFest

Posted on: 01/08/2022

We are seeking a new Head of Partnerships with an exceptional track record of income generation and demonstrable fundraising experience across grants, sponsorship and individual-giving.

Hours: Full-time
Salary: £34,000 – £36,000 per annum, depending on experience

You will focus on developing new revenue opportunities while fostering dynamic relationships with
Sheffield DocFest’s returning partners.

You will be responsible for managing a range of existing UK and international partners including BFI,
Arts Council England, Sheffield City Council; other funders, sponsors and partners including broadcasters, streamers, film institutes, embassies and consulates; and production and technology
partners, media partners and more.

You will be entrepreneurial and a dedicated ambassador for the organisation, have excellent management experience, work well in inclusive and collaborative decision-making environments, and have relevant experience in a significant film, arts or media organisation.

Download the job description below:
Head of Partnerships – Sheffield DocFest (PDF)

Deadline: Thursday 18 August 2022, 9am

We are inviting prospective applicants to apply for this role by submitting an up-to-date CV
and either a) a covering letter (no longer than 2 pages), or b) a video letter (up to 10 minutes
in length), explaining what attracts you to the role, what you can bring and how you meet the

Please address applications to: Maria Stoneman, Head of HR & Participation [email protected]

If you require further information (including requests for printed forms/access support),
please contact us on +44 (0) 114 276 5141.

Please email Sylvia Bednarz at [email protected] to arrange a conversation in
advance of applying, should you wish to.