Canada Media Fund Board of Directors - Appointment Opportunity (Deadline: Oct 23)

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October 11, 2022

Are you a leader in the cultural sector and interested in the future of audiovisual media in Canada?

The Government of Canada is looking for an experienced, future-oriented individual to join the board of the largest audiovisual content fund in Canada. The ideal candidate is one who is capable of envisioning the many opportunities on the horizon for Canadian audiovisual content development, production, distribution, and promotion in any format and on any platform, and who is ready to take a leadership role in positioning the sector as a whole to benefit. The candidate requires a high level of independence from all funders and beneficiaries of the CMF program in Canada’s screen industries.

The CMF is a cornerstone of the Canadian audiovisual content production sector, supporting the development and production of audiovisual content in a wide variety of formats, including video games, traditional television shows, web series, and more. It is an active and important influencer in the sector, and as a member of its Board of Directors, you will be at the forefront of the significant evolution facing the sector and will help to chart a course forward.

Details on the Canada Media Fund can be found here.

How to Apply:

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Applications must include the following:

  • a cover letter addressing the education and experience criteria listed below, including specific examples of how you meet any applicable criteria
  • a copy of your curriculum vitae
  • the name and contact information for two references

Applications should not include sensitive personal information, such as your Social Insurance Number, birthdate, or proof of citizenship. Note that information sent by e-mail is not protected.

Please send your application by email to the linked address.

Applications received after October 23, 2022 may not be considered. Please note applications must be sent electronically. Hard-copy applications will not be accepted at this time.

Documents received after the deadline may not be accepted. All documents may be submitted in either French or English.

Please note that evaluation strategies including an assessment grid may be used, and as such it is likely to your advantage to be as specific as possible when describing your experiences in your application.

For more information on the selection criteria and appointment process click here.

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