Call For: Director of Writers Guild of Ireland

The Writers Guild of Ireland wishes to appoint a Director to replace David Kavanagh, who is taking a post in Europe.

The Guild are seeking a dynamic and driven person, who can manage and develop their existing goals and policies and, building on their ambitions for the Guild, lead the organisation in its next stage. The ideal candidate should have excellent negotiation skills, some experience in policy development and execution, and be passionate about the arts in Ireland, and writers and their requirements in particular.

The Director will represent the organisation nationally and internationally.

The successful candidate will have knowledge or experience of negotiation, familiarity with principles of copyright contracts and a good understanding of the film, television and theatre industries in Ireland. The guild is in receipt of state funding and a knowledge of application processes and procedures would be an advantage. The full-time post is for a minimum of three years, based on a six-month probation period and an annual salary review.  Annual salary €40,000.

Additional information and a description of the application and appointment procedure can be received on request from:   info[at]

Applications including c.v. should be emailed to:   info[at] by COB Friday, May 24th 2019.

Initial interviews will take place on Thursday 6th or Friday 7th June 2019.

The successful candidate is expected to start work on or about the 2nd September 2019.


Call For: Inward Production Coordinator @ Screen Ireland

Reporting directly to the Inward Production Manager this role supports the Inward Production Department in attracting international film and television production to Ireland as well as supporting national projects in Ireland.  The candidate will be responsible for project monitoring, online locations database management and website content as well as the creation of marketing materials for producers/ studio executives. The candidate will assist the Inward Production Manager with project queries, locations recces and scouts, and in the key priorities of enhancing film production across Ireland and the promotion of the Irish film industry on an international level.  Key to this role will be providing necessary administrative support to the Inward Production Manager in a very fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Click here To find out more about the role, including key responsibilities and the application process.


Fis Eireann/Screen Ireland is the national development agency for Irish film and animation investing in Talent, Creativity and Enterprise. The agency also supports and promotes the Irish film industry and the use of Ireland as a location for international production.


Call For: Female Actor

Film is a short neo-noir that will hopefully be developed into a feature length story. Unpaid but all expenses covered. Role is for a woman aged 20 to 40. Character has to pass for Arabic in appearance. Must have passport as there will be a four-day shoot in a country in Europe.

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Call For: Story Consultant @ IFB

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is the national development agency for Irish film and animation investing in Talent, Creativity and Enterprise. The agency also supports and promotes the Irish film industry and the use of Ireland as a location for international production.

Story Consultant  Role Description
The role will consist of working with the three Project Managers on scripts that are in mid to late stage development to help improve quality. This will involve assessing with the Project Manager where the issues with a script lie and communicating this to the producing teams through meetings and/or written notes. The Script Consultant may be the first read on a project that has delivered during a development stage – this is to help with time frames and the progress of projects. This is not intended to replace the role of the script editor employed by the production company, rather it is to help the Project Manager team focus on the crucial late stages of development.

Story Consultant  Essential Experience

  • Strong proven track record of working in the film and television industry is essential.
  • Demonstrated experience in the script development process including script editing.
  • Experience of working directly with writers, directors and producers in the development and script editing process.

Story Consultant  Essential Qualities

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent written and oral skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work under tight pressure and deadlines.
  • A positive forward thinking approach to the task in hand.

Application Process
Interested applicants are invited to forward a detailed CV and covering letter that highlights relevant experience to by Friday 19th January 2018 at 5.30 pm.

As part of your covering letter address the Essential Experience and the Essential Qualities and also please set out a statement on your own vision for improving quality of Irish screenplays.

This position will be offered as a 1 year contract which may be extended at the discretion of IFB.  The Story Consultant position will be offered as a Contract for Services.

The remuneration will be offered at a €40,000 for the services.



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Call For: Freelancers – Producers, Assistant Producers, Researchers

The Independent Production Unit in TV3 is compiling a panel of producers, assistant producers and researchers with experience in documentary programme making, who might be available to work on projects on a freelance basis from 2018 onwards.

If you are interested in applying to be part of this panel, please forward your CV and cover letter outlining relevant experience to with ‘IPU Panel’ in the subject heading by 8th December.

Please outline the date you are available from or notice period, as well as your salary expectation.

TV3 is an equal opportunities employer.

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Call For: Development Manager sought for WRAP Fund 


Applications for the position of Development Manager for the WRAP Fund are currently being accepted. The Western Regional Audiovisual Producer’s Fund (The WRAP Fund) is a financial mechanism to promote job creation in the region and to assist creative producers in the sector to overcome the challenges of operating in a highly competitive industry. The WRAP Fund will support enterprise growth in the following four sub-sectors in the creative industry:●      Film Production
●      Television Content Production
●      Animation Production
●      Content Production for Gaming

Objectives of the WRAP Fund
The Western Region is comprised of Clare, Donegal, Galway City, Galway County, Leitrim, Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo. The WRAP Fund will assist in increasing production and employment in the region by providing access to seed capital funding in the form of development and production finance and cash flow.

Essential Experience

  • Applicants should have at least 5 years professional experience in the audiovisual industry at a senior managerial level with a proven ability to manage and work productively with people.
  • Ideally, have a broad spectrum of interest and a track record of working in the four genres of the audiovisual industry that are being targeted.
  • An ability to recognise projects with a commercial and international appeal as well as an ability to spot the potential of projects at an early stage of development.
  • A proven understanding and ability to draw up contracts and assess budgets for projects that will realistically enable them to achieve the vision proposed.
  • Financial management skills.
  • An ability to advise on the production process in order to avoid pitfalls.
  • An ability to advise on how and where to seek co-production partnerships.
  • The talent and ability to assess and write up a succinct synopsis of projects to a short list stage, identifying the genre and audience focus.

Essential Qualities

  • Successful applicants will demonstrate:
  • A creative imagination accompanied by emotional as well as intellectual intelligence.
  • An ability to encourage and advise as well as reject with empathy.
  • A self-starter with an ability to manage a large and varied workload and work independently.
  • An ability to promote and market the fund at every given opportunity.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Undertake special tasks as may be assigned by the company.

Job Details
The base for this position is located at the Galway Film Centre Offices, but the Development  Manager will be expected to deliver on the fund throughout the Western Region, and represent the fund both nationally and internationally.

Applicants should submit a comprehensive CV and cover letter in the strictest confidence to:

The Chairperson Galway Film Centre
Galway Film Centre
Cluain Mhuire
Wellpark Road
H91 WP9K

Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday, 14th of December, 2017.

Shortlisted applicants for an interview will be required to make a 5-minute verbal presentation, without aids, on their vision of the fund.

The position will be offered on a 3-year fixed term contract. The annual salary is €60,000.

Further information regarding the position is available here: WRAP Fund Job Description. 

Should you need any further information please email:


Call For: Digital Media / VT Operator


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Windmill Lane Pictures are seeking an experienced Digital Media  / VT  Operator to join their Digital Media and VT department. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of four years experience within the post production industry.

Required Skills:

  • An in-depth knowledge of various non-linear editing systems including Avid, FCP and Premiere Pro as well as familiarity with Photoshop and DVD Studio.
  • Possess a comprehensive knowledge of common file formats. Dispatching digital media across a range of online platforms is an everyday task.
  • Familiarity with file based workflows from initial acquisition to final broadcast and DPP delivery requirements.
  • A basic understanding of cinema deliverables and the creation of DCPs would be a distinct advantage.
  • The ability to coherently advise clients on broadcast and cinema technologies.
  • Pay meticulous attention to detail to ensure the highest standards of quality control while adhering to broadcaster’s detailed specifications
  • Computer literacy and a technical aptitude is essential as the role necessitates a methodical approach to troubleshooting both hardware and software issues.
  • An understanding of XMLs and use of metadata
  • A thorough knowledge of VT broadcast formats
  • Excellent attention to detail

Applications including detailed CV strictly by email only to recruit @

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
Apply Now / Email: recruit @

Deadline: 3rd April 2015


Call For: Male Singers 40+ for Commercial


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Louise Kiely Casting are casting a commercial and looking for male singers of any type aged 40+

They are looking for Operatic, Pop, Musical Theatre or any other kind of singers for a new commercial.

Casting is Wednesday 1st April so send on a video of you singing and include a word document with details of your singing experience (or none) along with all your contact details (Name, Address, Phone, email, DOB) to as soon as you can.

Videos can be emailed to sent via and only need to be 1 minute long max

Please put SINGER in the subject line.

This is a fully paid job if cast.

Places are limited and not guaranteed.


Call For: Production Manager


Boulder Media are looking for an organised and highly motivated Production Manager to oversee a team of 40+ on an exciting and fast paced project.

The ideal candidate will have all the characteristics and skills detailed below and at least 2 – 3yrs experience in a Production Management role.

  • You will be required to deal with the LA pre-production studio ensuring that all episodic shipments are complete and ready for core production
  • Communicate clearly and regularly with the Producers and Directors at Boulder Media on the production status
  • Create and maintain a detailed weekly report for the production of the series and the individual departments
  • Create a Production report for the LA studio to ensure all scheduled plans sync up
  • Help to plan and troubleshoot the pipeline for the production and any delays in delivery
  • Manage overall production schedule including interdepartmental workflow and monitor / oversee department schedules and priorities
  • Plan with the available resources to optimise the efficiency of each department in line with the schedule
  • Ensure the production team understand the goals and deadlines of each assignment and key milestone deliveries
  • Manage the animation and asset delivery to overseas animation vendor/s and in turn their deliveries back.
  • Coordinate the execution of retakes and report on the level called and impact on core production.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills essential.
  • Must be able to work well within a team environment, encouraging and fostering a healthy atmosphere in a pressured environment, setting achievable goals and supporting the team to hit any goals or deadlines that are set out before them.
  • A good working knowledge of the Harmony animation pipeline is not necessary but would be a distinct advantage when applying

Please apply by email to and only those with the required 2-3 years production management experience will be considered.


Call For: Cast for Short Film


The RTE / Filmbase funded short film project entitled The Wake is currently casting for three male lead actors. The film is currently shortlisted as one of the final 8 projects, with two of the films ultimately being selected for funding.


The film will be shot on location in Co. Monaghan and will shoot in early summer 2015. The film is written and directed by award winning filmmaker Jonathan Hughes.


The Wake, a 12min comedy, follows the story of three young brothers at their grandmother’s wake and the bitter rivalry over who is worthy of saying the Prayers of the Faithful.


The film is currently searching for three male lead actors for the film. Actors should be within the playing-age range of 7-16 years. The parts are as follows:


Greg (9) – LEAD ROLE – Always the centre of attention; will do anything to get in the spotlight, no matter who tries to get in his way


Eric (7) – The youngest brother, innocent, easily upset; the pet of the family


Sean (15) – The sensible one, stays out of the spotlight, keeps himself busy elsewhere (like the kitchen)


Interested applicants should create a short piece to camera video where they tell a little about themselves.


This video should be uploaded privately (with a password) to Vimeo, or UNLISTED on Youtube.


A LINK to this video must then be sent, along with the necessary PASSWORD and CONTACT DETAILS to


This will be a funded short film project. Chosen actors will be paid a small amount and all their expenses covered.


Deadline for applications: Saturday February 7th 2015, at 5pm.


Call For: ‘Line of Duty’ Crew

Line of Duty series 3 will shoot in Northern Ireland from April to July. The production currently seeks talented crew across all departments.

To apply please email your current CV along with your full contact details and the contact details of two industry referees to with the job title that you wish to apply for in the subject line by Friday, 13th February 2015.

PLEASE NOTE: Successful applicants will be invited for interview by 20th February. If you have not been invited for interview by this date your application has not been successful.


Call for: Cast for Feature


Open casting day is being organised for 27th Jan for the following:

Adult male and female remaining roles, supporting roles, featured extras and extras.

The venue is Dublin city centre in Filmbase, Temple Bar, 10am to 5pm.

For speaking roles please bring a short monologue (2 mins max).  Producers will provide a short script (on the day) for readings.

Please note that it is adults only who are asked to attend the casting day.

These roles are paid.


Call For: Models and Actors for Commercial


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Fraser Models and Actors is looking for music festival type people, late teens to early 30s, for a forthcoming commercial.

This is a PAID project and will be filming mid to late August.

Please call Fraser Models and Actors if you are available and interested on
01 662 4814


Call For: Part-Time Continuity Announcer


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Deadline: 06/06/2014

Location: TV3 Studios, Ballymount, Dublin
This position is a part-time position for 2½ days per week.

Main tasks of job
Researching and creatively composing links into and out of programmes.
Recording continuity voice overs and inputting of relevant information into our scheduling system.
Recording of presentation items, such as menus and credit squeezes.
Recording promos for the Newsroom, Midweek and other programmes when required.
Ensuring Branding Guidelines are adhered to across all voice overs.
Working closely with the schedulers in relation to the scheduling of voice over’s

The above list is not exhaustive. You will be expected to perform duties as necessitated by your changing role and the overall business objectives of the Company, as directed.

Should be a self-starter capable of working under their own initiative
Have excellent organisational skills
Have excellent attention to detail

A knowledge of ProTools would be advantage

Interested applicants should send their current CV and voice over demo with examples of scripted continuity for TV3, together with a letter of interest to to arrive no later than 5.00pm on Friday 6th June 2014
You must include a voice over demo in order for your application to be considered.

TV3 Group is an equal opportunities employer
TV3 is an equal opportunities employer.

Please click the link below to take you to the application page

How to apply


Call For: Audience Researcher


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Experienced Audience Researcher/Co-Ordinator required ASAP for large scale, shiny floor, light entertainment shows. Must be able to locate and co-ordinate large audiences for block recordings between the end of June until September. The candidate will have experience and proven track record in finding audiences for large studio shows or similar events requiring large audiences.

Only experienced candidates will be considered.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven tv professional to work across a number of high-end tv series in 2014.

To apply please email:

Deadline: 14th May 2014


Call For: Roto Interns for Screen Scene VFX

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Screen Scene VFX is looking for Submissions to their Rotoscope Intern Program to work on their upcoming features/projects.

Screen Scene is looking for a number of eligible candidates to take part in their 6-month Intern program. Successful candidates will learn the basics of Nuke Rotoscope and junior compositing to industry standard. As well as becoming familiar with the VFX process and pipelines.

Ideal candidates should have a critical eye for detail and also possess the ability to multitask, prioritise and problem solve in a diligent and timely fashion.

Apply Now / Email:

Deadline: 1st May 2014


Call For: Intern for ICCL Human Rights Film Awards 2014


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The ICCL Human Rights Film Awards is Ireland’s first and only short film awards dedicated to human rights. Launched in 2009, the ICCL Human Rights Film Awards aims to bring together the best in filmmaking with the most passionate human rights advocates. The initiative has continued to grow over the past four years.
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) is Ireland’s leading independent human rights watchdog, which monitors, educates and campaigns in order to secure full enjoyment of human rights for everyone. The Council are looking for a dedicated and flexible individual to join the ICCL Human Rights Film Awards project team. The role involves:

  • Helping the ICCL to promote the ICCL Human Rights Film Awards to a wide range of audiences, including: filmmakers and film students; corporate sponsors; supporters and members
  • Assisting the ICCL in carrying out the Human Rights in Under a Minute Challenge, the competition for secondary students
  • Providing administrative and communications support to the project team
  • Assisting the ICCL in developing relationships with leaders in the film industry and the arts;
  • Assisting with planning the ICCL’s high-profile Gala Screening and Awards Ceremony, to take place in June 2014
    – Providing event-related administrative and logistical support
    – Assisting the ICCL with publicity running up to the Gala event, including: photo calls, online promotion and social networking; identifying new ways of highlighting the project

Person specification:

  • A background in event management/ P.R./marketing/ communications would be an advantage
  • A keen interest in human rights/ equality issues and/or in film
  • Availability for 2 days per week from 1 May – 30 June 2014

Start Date: 6 May 2014
Duration of Internship: 6 May 2014 – 30 June 2014
Time Commitment: 2 days per week; some evening work
Remuneration: Voluntary. Pre-approved out-of-pocket expenses, including travel costs, incurred during the internship will be reimbursed.

How to Apply:

Please email a CV, including two professional/ voluntary references, and a covering letter to: (please include ‘Film Awards Internship Application’ in subject line) or send application by post to:
ICCL Human Rights Film Awards
9-13 Blackhall Place
Dublin 7

Deadline for Applications: Monday, 28 April 2014


Call For: Senior Technical Officer – Faculty Support and Television Studios

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Applications are invited for the following Fixed Term post at IADT:

Senior Technical Officer- Faculty Support and Television Studios   Ref: 3/14


For further information on the post and the application process please visit the vacancies page of


Closing time and date for receipt of completed online applications is:  5pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Late applications will not be accepted.

IADT is an equal opportunities employer


Call For: Post-Production Producer

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Windmill Lane are looking for an experienced Post-production Producer to join their busy commercials team. The ideal candidate should have minimum of 3 – 5 years experience working as a Producer in Post, with a high level of knowledge of the Post-production workflow.

Apply Now / Email:

Deadline: 21st March 2014


Call For: Festival Producer

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Cork Film Festival is now recruiting the newly created position of Festival Producer, to lead the Company into its exciting future.  Reporting to the Festival Board, and working closely wih the Creative Director, this experienced arts producer will take lead responsibility for producing the Festival programme, and running the Festival organisation.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a deep passion for and knowledge of the arts; exceptional experience of producing and managing performing arts events; strong general management, financial skills, and personnel management; experience at generating and managing sponsorship and partnership relationships; and an ability to collaborate, negotiate and influence at multiple levels.

Knowledge of the film sector, experience in festivals, and production of live music and arts events will be an advantage. All candidates will be considered, and the successful one will need to live in Cork. Salary dependent upon experience.

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Call For: Disney Customer Marketing Manager

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Disney Ireland are looking for a Disney Customer Marketing Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented Retail Marketing Manager to join the Dublin Head Office Team.

The marketing manager will be responsible for designing and implementing Disney led corporate campaigns within Ireland. You will be leading the marketing strategy, and manage the marketing of new product launches to the relevant markets and organise launch activities, promotions, and competitive messaging.

Apply Now / Email:

Deadline: 10th March 2014


Call For: Producer

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Katherine Antoine, an independent writer-director, is looking for a young producer to work closely with her during the funding application process and the production itself.

Katherine will be applying to the Arts Council and the Irish Film Board for funding. Experience with such applications would be a bonus.

The project is a short, experimental drama which is very performance driven. It examines the process of returning home after a long absence and grief and memory.

Katherine is looking for some one who, like herself, is beginning their career and is extremely passionate about their work.

A DOP has already been confirmed for project. The shoot is planned for winter 2015.

Email for further details



Call For: Couchsurfers for ‘Ó Tholg go Tolg’

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The producers of the hit TV travel show ‘Ó Tholg go Tolg’, or ‘From Couch to Couch’, are looking for two new stars who will travel around Europe this summer for the third series of the show.

Are you the adventurous type who would fancy a trek around Europe? Do you like meeting new and interesting people? Award-winning travel series Ó Tholg go Tolg is looking for two new couchsurfers to share their experiences on TG4. Apply now and email your CV and a short video clip (of yourself) to
The closing date for applications is February 10.
More information can be found on Facebook.


Call For: Editor


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Brown Bag Films is currently looking to hire an experienced editor to work in their post team on exciting animation projects over the coming months. The position will involve working closely with Post Production and Production teams.

The successful candidate will have the following:


• Demonstrable experience of editing experience on Final Cut Pro
• A solid understanding of broadcast video technology, video formats and the post production process
• Experience of working in a high-volume environment and working to broadcast deadlines
• Some Photoshop skills
• Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
• The ability to keep a cool head under pressure and work independently
• Good communication skills – keeping supervisors up to date on progress
• Creative thinking and initiative, good storytelling skills
• Experience and knowledge of animation is an advantage, but not essential.


Showreels or online links to past work are welcome. Please clearly state what exactly you contributed to the pieces.


Start Date: TBC
Duration: TBC


Job Spec

• Assembly and editing of animatics to lock
• Assembly of offlines and editing offlines to lock

• Working with Directors and Clients to review and lock edits
• Shot breakdown of animatics and preparing files for overseas studio

• Preparing offline edits for Online/Audio Studios
• Filling in tracking charts and paperwork for Post Department
• Outputting and encoding movies from Final Cut Pro/Compressor
• Animatic panel fixes using Photoshop and FCP


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