Cork International Film Festival is seeking a dynamic, experienced and motivated Marketing and Development Manager to join our growing team at a senior level.

This contract is offered on a three-year fixed term basis from February 2021. There are a number of key day-to-day duties and responsibilities with this role, which range across: relationship management; institutional and programmatic marketing; digital marketing; fundraising; sponsorship research, cultivation and activation; and membership and event coordination.


Full Job Description


Please send your CV and a covering letter of no more than three pages outlining your interest and suitability for the role. Email to, with Marketing and Development Manager in the subject line. The closing date for applications is Friday, 15th January 2021, 5.00pm.

First interviews will take place 21st January 2021. Short-listed candidates will have the opportunity to speak with the CEO in advance of the interview.




Cork International Film Festival is Ireland’s first and largest film festival, celebrating its 65th edition in November 2020. We welcome applications to join our Board from enthusiastic individuals with a passion for the arts and with a keen interest in film as an art form. In particular, we welcome professionals with the following knowledge, skills or experience: legal, HR, not-for-profit governance, strategic planning and delivery, marketing and sponsorship, and film practitioners.

If you need any more information about Cork International Film Festival before applying for a Board position, please contact Fiona Clark, CEO, who would be delighted to talk further:


An Introduction
to Board Membership,
Information Pack


To formally apply for a Board position, please submit an application letter for the attention of our Chair, Barney Whelan, c/o the Chief Executive:, with the subject line ‘Board Member Application’. Your application should outline why you feel you would be a positive addition to the Cork International Film Festival Board. Please provide details of relevant experience, any service as a Board Director, Trustee or any other arts/voluntary/community organisation or any commercial organisation, together with your CV & provide two references.