My First Job In Film (MFJF) was formed in 2011 in the UK to support new filmmakers. The program provides a holistic approach, supporting junior filmmakers launch their film careers through a combination of vetted job opportunities, personal career advice, mentoring and events.
Now launching in North America, MFJF is looking to hire an experienced feature film production professional to manage and grow their production crew career services.
This role involves liaising with productions who are crewing up, growing a network of experienced professionals to provide mentoring and career advice and ensuring the latest advice and information is provided to its members.
This role will suit:
An experienced feature Production Coordinator, PM, LP or AD. Someone with a wealth of experience and a network of contacts to match. You must have a passion to help the next generation of filmmakers through mentoring and career advice.
You will be expected to:
Grow a network of production crew contacts across all departments
Provide career advice and mentoring to new filmmakers
Be comfortable on social media and computer savvy
Up to $100,000pa, DOE, with benefits
Ideally full time but open to part time for the right candidate
The main office will be located in NYC however, we are happy to accept WFH applicants for the right candidate.
For full details please send your resume and a brief cover letter (customized cover letter reflective of the job).
Experience / Skills
An experienced Production Coordinator, PM, LP or AD. Someone with a wealth of experience and a network of contacts to match. You must have a passion to help the next generation of filmmakers through mentoring and career advice.
5+ years of experience as a minimum .
About My First Job In Film
My First Job In Film (MFJF) helps students and career changers get a foot in the door for behind the camera roles through a wealth of career planning tools and access to short- and long-term employment opportunities and internships across a range of production and non-production roles. Begun in 2011, the company’s UK program has successfully helped hundreds of aspirants embark on industry career paths.
MFJF is now launching in North America and is actively looking to connect with like-minded individuals and organizations interested in supporting aspiring professionals.