What’s New on Creative Stoke, 13th October 2009Posted: October 13, 2009
Job: Local video production company ST16 Ltd are seeking an Entry Level Video Editor / Visual Effects Artist. Working from beautiful rural offices near Stafford, you’ll edit, grade and produce simple motion graphics under the supervision of a director. On large projects you will support the current video graphics editor in preparation of assets. Salary: £14,000 to £16,000 depending upon experience. Deadline: 30th October 2009. This is a 3 month contract. At the end of the 3 month period ST16 would expect a successful candidate to add a further 8 months to the contract — creating an 11 month contract. For a full job description, and an application form, please email Catherine Worsley at: email@example.com
Job: Nearby Telford is seeking a Lead Artist to work on the development of a war memorial for Telford & Wrekin, to be placed within Telford Town Park. Phase One will develop a suitable piece of work that will “define the space” to be occupied by the final memorial, and which will probably be the basis or foundation of the final piece. The Phase One piece will be used in the delivery of a celebration event due to take place in May 2010. There is a £2,000 fixed fee for pre Phase One work, and an application deadline of 30th October 2009. The timescale will be discussed at interview. Interested? For a full artists brief, and instructions on how to apply, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “War Memorial” in the subject line.
The UK Film Council’s Short Film Completion Fund is now open for applications. The Fund is a programme to enable directors and producers to… “push their creative boundaries, develop new talent and to invest in short films that illustrate unique ideas and innovative approaches”. The Fund aims to support uncompleted short films that show outstanding potential — but which lack the funds to finish. The total fund available for the Short Film Completion Fund 2009-2010 is £70,000. The deadline for this call for applications is: 30th November 2009.