Call For: Independent Representative for ILBF Investment Committee

| April 11, 2014 | Comments (0)


Northern Ireland Screen is seeking to appoint an independent representative for the Irish Language Broadcast Fund (ILBF) Investment Committee.

The ILBF Investment Committee, chaired by a Northern Ireland Screen Board Member, will also consist of nominated members by TG4 and BBC NI. Noting the current gender imbalance, Northern Ireland Screen would welcome applications from suitably qualified female applicants.

The Investment Committee will be expected to provide academic rigour, have Irish language community links, and production/broadcasting knowledge.

The ILBF Investment Committee has delegated authority within Northern Ireland Screen to make funding decisions regarding the Irish Language Broadcast Fund. Committee Members are appointed for a 3 year term and it is anticipated that the Committee will have a minimum of 3 meetings per annum.

Essential Criteria:

  • Evidence knowledge of production and/or broadcasting;
  • Demonstration of an interest in and/or links to Irish language, heritage and/or culture;
  • Evidence of a willingness to promote the work of the Fund and the decisions of the Committee.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Graduate or postgraduate qualification/s in a relevant field;
  • Evidence of links to groups promoting Irish language, heritage and/or culture;
  • Experience in production and/or past appearances in the media on language, heritage or culture-related topics;
  • Experience in funding and working as a corporate entity with decisions made by consensus;
  • Demonstrate an excellent knowledge of the work of Northern Ireland Screen;
  • Current or previous membership of a board or committee

Download application pack below:

Information for applicants

Terms of reference

Application form

Monitoring questionnaire

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon Wednesday 16th April 2014.

Please note that previous applicants do not need to re-apply.

Late applications will not be accepted.


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