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LONE STAR FILM FESTIVAL TEMPORARY JOB OFFERINGS

DIRECTOR OF FESTIVAL OPERATIONS

The Lone Star Film Society 501c3 non-profit organization is in search of a temporary paid Director of Festival Operations to work alongside the organization's Executive Director and other team leaders in the planning and execution of the 17th annual Lone Star Film Festival (November 2023) in Fort Worth, Texas.  Position duties include:

  • Maintaining box office website functionality

  • Volunteer recruitment, placement, and training

  • Training volunteers on point-of-sale transactions (passes, tickets, merch)

  • Maintaining accurate ticketing and merchandise inventory

  • Monitoring festival website schedule

  • Communication with social media team

  • Being the front-of-the-house lead hospitality representative

  • Working closely with LSFF tech and venue team to manage crowd flow

  • Liaison between filmmakers and festival

  • Partnership contact and festival representative

Work Schedule:
October 2 through November 10, 2023

Hours:

9 am - 5 pm, Monday through Friday (flexible) (October 2 - October 27) 

Full days during the Lone Star Film Festival week and weekend (October 31 - November 5)
 

Location:

Initially, remote

In-person office hours will start in October

On-site presence during the Lone Star Film Festival (November 3 - November 5) required

 

Compensation:
$4,000 over six weeks

Paid as an independent contractor (1099)

Pay Schedule:

October 14 - $1,000

October 28 - $1,000

November 11 - $2,000

Experience:
No experience required

Film production experience preferred

Customer service experience required

Requirements:
Background check

Code of Conduct                            To apply please email Chad Mathews chad.mathews@lonestarfilmsociety.com

ADMINISTRATIVE INTERNSHIP
 

The Lone Star Film Society 501c3 non-profit organization is in search of an unpaid Administrative Intern to work alongside the organization's Executive Director and other team leaders in the planning and execution of the 17th annual Lone Star Film Festival (November 2023) in Fort Worth, Texas.  This position offers the opportunity to experience multiple jobs that may include:

  • Film programming

  • Travel coordination

  • Data entry

  • Ticketing and merchandise

  • Website updates

  • Social media oversight

  • Filmmaker correspondence

  • Festival attendee guest service
     

Work Schedule:
September 5 through November 17, 2023

 

Hours:

9 am - 3 pm, Monday through Thursday (flexible)

12-hour days during the Lone Star Film Festival week and weekend (October 30 - November 5)
 

Location:

Initially, remote

In-person office hours will start in October

On-site presence during the Lone Star Film Festival (November 3 - November 5) required

 

Compensation:
No pay

However, this intern will be eligible for paid temp positions during the festival (November 3 - November 
 

Experience:
No experience required

Film enthusiasts, filmmakers, and customer service experience is encouraged

Requirements:
Ba
ckground check

Code of Conduct                            To apply please email Chad Mathews chad.mathews@lonestarfilmsociety.com

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