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CONTENT DIRECTOR

The role will contribute to the delivery of Screen Queensland’s strategy and, within that, the strategic goals of the Content team.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyse projects and other opportunities for funding through assessment and recommendation in content-focused programs, including investment programs (development, production, market) and talent, career and business development initiatives
  • Make critical recommendations regarding investment and other funding applications
  • Manage a slate of projects from funding through to delivery, providing feedback to practitioners and the SQ team
  • Find and nurture Queensland talent
  • Manage programs within budget, ensuring applications, assessment, delivery, payment and repayment/recoupment processes run smoothly and are properly recorded, including the management of a pool of external assessors
  • Develop and deliver ideas for fresh initiatives, consistent with SQ’s strategic aims and the remit of the Content team, and contribute to the review of program guidelines, terms of trade and contracts to ensure their relevance and ambition
  • Work with the Content team and the wider SQ team to maintain, grow and share market intelligence, develop industry networks, and – with responsibility for tracking talent and projects – promote the Queensland industry through those channels
  • Liaise with domestic organisations that contribute to or have an interest in the development of the Queensland screen industry, and work in partnership with them
  • Build strong professional networks that are a fit with SQ strategic priorities
  • Participate in and travel to key industry events as required
  • Other relevant duties as reasonably directed by the Head of Content

Ful-time | Please submit your application as soon as possible – we will be assessing candidates as they apply.