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Development Associate, Indigenous

Location: Sydney
Engagement Type: Contract, 6 months
Annual Salary: $72,078 (pro rata) + 15.4% super
Department/Unit: Indigenous
Immediate Manager: Head of Indigenous

The successful candidate will be engaged under the Screen Australia Act 2008

As the Federal Government agency charged with supporting Australian screen development, production and promotion, Screen Australia offers a unique vantage point on the screen industry in Australia.  Screen Australia’s Indigenous Department, has partnered with our Development Unit, to offer an exciting 6-month professional development opportunity for an emerging Indigenous producer or screen development professional to join us in the role of Development Associate.

During your time with Screen Australia, you will have the opportunity to build on your creative judgement and industry knowledge of script development and financing by participating in and supporting the assessment processes undertaken by the Indigenous and Development teams.  You will be provided with experience opportunities in the Documentary and Production Investment units, and also have exposure to other areas across the agency.

This position will commence on 3 July 2017 and conclude on 15 December 2017.

Click here to see the full job profile for this position.

Please note that this is an Indigenous identified position.  Applicants must be of Indigenous Australian descent, identify as an Indigenous Australian and be accepted as such by the community with which he/she is associated.

The filling of this employment opportunity is intended to constitute a special measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act.

How to apply

Applications for this opportunity must include:

  • your suitability for the opportunity including how you meet the qualifications, skills and experience requirements listed in the job profile;
  • how the experience will benefit your professional development and career goals; and
  • what you expect to contribute to the Indigenous screen community based on the experiences you gain through this opportunity.

Applications should be emailed to Recruitment

Applications close 5pm, Thursday 20 April 2017.

Have a question about this exciting opportunity? Contact:
Penny Smallacombe, Head of Indigenous 02 8113 5870
Monika Padiyachi, HR Manager 02 8113 5927