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Upcoming Jobs
Throughout the year the OIAF and its parent organization the Canadian Film Institute are always looking for enthusiastic persons who
want to learn about all aspects of organizing a film Festival. 


Currently seeking:

Various Event Coordinator Positions  (Job Creation Program)

High School Interns

Through the Job Creation Program:


OIAF Special Event Assistants Wanted
We will be seeking new applicants at the end of March

This position is a work experience opportunity through the Job Creation program.  You must currently be in receipt of Employment Insurance (EI) payments or have received EI payments within the last 3 years (reach back status) and live in the Ottawa area.

Job SummaryJoin our team and get some great experience helping work on admin and event management for the European Union Film Festival, the Latin American Film Festival and many others.


Duration: 26 weeks

  
Skills and Abilities:
  •  Excellent communication and people skills
  • Other languages an asset.
  • Good organizational skills / able to work in a busy environment
  • Attention to detail and accuracy are a MUST
  • Strong computer skills - Microsoft Office, database and Internet programs
  • Experience working with Audio/visual equipment (DVD, video, BETA, projectors) is useful
  • Experience with the Adobe suite is useful

Eligibility Criteria:
You must currently be in receipt of Employment Insurance (EI) payments or have received EI payments within the last 3 years (Reach back status);
Live in the Ottawa area;
You must not leave employment to participate in JCP;
You must not be a current full-time student;
You must have your Employment Insurance status verified;
You may only participate in the JCP once in a 2 year period. (Applicants that do not clearly indicate their ability to meet these criteria in the cover letter will not be considered.)

Salary: You will be paid via the EI program ($423) per week.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .


High School Internship

Ever dream of interning at a world-class film festival, where you can partake in all aspects of event management while in a fun and action-packed work environment?

If your school has a coop program - come work for us.  You will learn office and event management skills plus so much more!  Tell your teacher to contact Managing Director, Kelly Neall at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (613) 232-8769.  Our offices are downtown at 2 Daly Ave.