WORK WITH US
MIFF is occasionally seeking seasonal team members for various roles. In you are interested in working with us, please submit your resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Transportation Assistant + Airport Greeter
The Transportation Assistant + Airport Greeter positions both work with the Transportation Coordinator and Associate Director, Activation, to mobilize the festival transportation system, including following vehicle schedules, communicating with drivers, meeting filmmakers at the airport, and tracking all guests throughout their time at the festival (filmmakers, producers, talent, & industry). Assistants must place high level of emphasis on customer service and guest experience, and be committed to ensuring a top-notch encounter occurs every time a guest boards a festival vehicle, and is extended until they reach their destination safely, on time, and stress-free.
Candidates must be available between March 2-16. Extended hours and weekend work will be required leading up to and during the Festival. This is a short-term seasonal contract. To apply, please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Theater Managers oversee the successful operation of all front-of-house activity at MIFF festival venues, facilitating a top-notch guest and patron experience, while ensuring organizational policy is implemented. Responsibilities include load-in and load-out of theater, line management and crowd control, handling patron concerns, overseeing volunteers, handling ticket collection and balloting, facilitating smooth presentation of filmmaker & talent introductions and Q&As, and all aspects of screenings and individual venue operation. Theater Managers work closely with the public, volunteers, venue staff, ticketing staff, and technical staff.
Theater Managers are experienced in working in dynamic, high-energy environments, problem-solving, public speaking, and working/communicating with a team. They will demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to customer service.
Position dates: March 6-15, 2015, and several days of pre-festival orientation. Extended hours and weekend work will be required leading up to and during the Festival. To apply, please send cover
letter and resume to email@example.com