Talent Development Manager

Talent Development Manager

Screen Yorkshire is looking to recruit a Talent Development Manager with significant experience in film/TV development to join its Creative Programmes team.  This is a new role within Screen Yorkshire working with our Head of Creative to shape and deliver our talent development activity.  In 2021 Screen Yorkshire will be expanding its development work with a new programme called Flex, intended to equip storytellers with the skills to hop nimbly between platforms and formats creating strongly authored and ambitious narratives.  In the first year of this two- year contract the role will have a particular focus on planning and delivering the Flex initiative, but it will also help design our future talent programmes through to the end of 2022.  The ideal candidate will be passionate about talent development, committed to creating a more diverse screen industry and have a strong regional focus.  The post is supported by a part time administrator role.

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Closing Date for Applications: 10am Monday 18th January 2021

To apply for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are interested in the role and the experience you would bring to it, to  Screen Yorkshire’s Head of Creative, Caroline Cooper Charles caroline@screenyorkshire.co.uk

If you would like an informal conversation about the role prior to submitting an application please email Caroline who will be pleased to arrange a time to talk with you.

All short-listed candidates will be contacted by Friday 22nd January 2021. Regrettably we are unable to respond to every individual application, so if you have not been contacted by this date please assume that you have not been successful.  We anticipate that interviews will be held in the w/c 25th January 2021.

We look forward to receiving your application.