London Film Academy

Job Opportunities at LFA

London Film Academy: Board of Governance - External Board Members

Our vision is to be the educators of tomorrow’s world class film makers who believe film can change the world. We strive to be the most innovative, hands-on film school embedded in the industry.  

We’re now seeking new governance board members to deliver our five-year plan. We’re looking for dynamic, industry leaders to be a part of helping guide the LFA in achieving its next ambitions. You’ll have experience in providing strong governance and oversight and be willing to become a key contributor to LFA Governance

You will be involved in upholding regulatory duties for the effective and efficient oversight of the film school, as well as contributing your knowledge and experience to its strategic development ensuring our growth and financial stability through sound commercial decisions in collaboration with the senior management committee and academic board. 

We are seeking exceptional Board level leaders with relevant industry and commercial experience to shape and drive forward the film school’s strategic direction. 

You will demonstrate a depth and breadth of experience and be well connected in the following areas (due to multiple roles, you may possess one or more of the skills/experience fields).

Roles

  1. Role 1:  Film Industry 
  2. Role 2: Education Leadership 
  3. Role 3: Sales, Marketing & Communication 
  4. Role 4: Finance & Risk 
  5. Role 5: Legal / Compliance 

Desirable Experience

  • Non-executive/ Trustee 
  • Corporate Governance 
  • Entrepreneur/ Founder 
  • Change Management 
  • Growth Management 

Role 1: A role model and champion within the film industry with an acute understanding of the entire film making process. A true advocate of the needs of the next generation of filmmakers and accessible education. Previous board experience would be advantageous. 

Role 2: A proven-track leader in an educational setting with a commercial eye towards guiding the senior management in areas leading to educational excellence. Experience across a network of educational establishments and ensuring consistent quality standards with innovative learning.  

Role  3: An experienced Sales and Marketing professional who is able to guide and challenge the entire Sales, Marketing and Communications life cycle. The role requires a depth and breadth of experience with customer acquisition through to customer experience. An understanding of international student markets would be advantageous.  

Role  4:   A finance specialist with a proven record of guiding and delivering strategy in a senior role. The ideal candidate will hold a relevant qualification and have experience in corporate governance and/or exceptional knowledge of business re-structuring. 

Role  5: This role requires an individual with a legal and/or compliance background able to guide the board on key issues. Candidates with experience in education, film or media industries are highly encouraged to apply. 

Time Commitment 

The Board will meet 3 times a year. For those who also participate on the Risk, Finance & Audit Committee, there will be an additional 3 meetings per annum, prior to the Governance Board meetings.  Term: Up to 4 years.

Expenses  paid up to £200 per meeting.

The closing date for applications is 4pm on 16 March 2020. 
NB. In light of the current wider situation we have extended the application deadline to Monday 23 March 2020 at 12.00 (noon)


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JOB VACANCY: TUTORS

Part Time
Start: ongoing 

LFA is currently inviting applications from experienced practising filmmaking professionals to teach the next generation of filmmaking talent. 
We are specifically looking to expand our pool of teaching professionals in the following areas:

  • CINEMATOGRAPHY
  • SCREENWRITING
  • DIRECTING
  • POST-PRODUCTION SOUND

At LFA we pride ourselves on giving students relevant industry standard training, so it is important to us that tutors can demonstrate recent experience of working on feature films or high-end television productions, as well as teaching experience. We offer flexible working hours, a commitment to developing and supporting tutors and a friendly and inclusive atmosphere. 

We welcome applications from dedicated and passionate film loving professionals - please email your CV and cover letter to: jobs@londonfilmacademy.com specifying your suitability for the role.

 

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INTERNSHIPS AT THE LFA

LFA is currently have an opportunity for an amazing intern as a part of their educational programme. What are we looking for:

  • You are interested in filmmaking and eager to learn more about life on a film set.
  • You have great interpersonal skills and telephone manners
  • You have excellent command of the English language
  • You are self-motivated and trustworthy

Events & Marketing:

  • Help the staff setting up for various events
  • Hand out flyers/postcards at LFA events and festivals

Production:

  • Assist on student productions in various roles on set

Administration:

  • Answering the phone at front of house
  • Opening / closing the building
  • Printing & binding booklets for courses
  • Stock checking & replenishing
  • Ad hoc administrative duties

Equipment:

  • Assist in studio maintenance
  • Set/building for productions
  • Equipment errands

What do you need to know 

  • Start: ongoing 
  • Duration: 6-8 weeks (flexible) 
  • Type: Internship
  • Location: Fulham Broadway, London

To apply: Please send us an email at info@londonfilmacademy.com with your CV and a cover letter.

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Be a part of the LFA Team
We welcome CVs from dedicated, passionate individuals with excellent verbal and written communication skills, drive and a positive attitude. Please email your CV and cover letter to info@londonfilmacademy.com specifying what kind of position you are searching for and what you can bring to the table.

Actors, Music Composers, Production Designers
If you are interested in collaborating with our students, please email us with your CV. 

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