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Chair and Board Recruitment

The CMI is one of Scotland’s leading film organisations. It currently incorporates Scotland’s pre-eminent independent cinema, Filmhouse, the world’s longest continually running film festival, the Edinburgh International Film Festival, the Belmont Filmhouse in Aberdeen, and the Filmhouse and Belmont Filmhouse Café Bars.

We are looking to recruit a new Chair and up to four new board members to support the executive deliver against the organisation’s ambitions over the next four years.The CMI is aiming to ensure that the board is reflective of the values and scope of the CMI’s objectives, businesses and operations, the diversity of its audiences and the communities it works with, and of the industry sector it works within.

Further information and details of how to apply for the role of chair are available HERE.

Further information and details of how to apply for the board vacancies are available HERE.

The deadline for applications for the role of chair is Monday 26th September, and for the board vacancies, Friday 30th September.


Café Bar Chef

Filmhouse are looking for a Café Bar Chef to assume day to day responsibility of the food preparation as instructed, in conjunction with the kitchen supervisor and other kitchen staff. This role involves carrying out all the duties required by the management, as directed by the kitchen supervisors in any area you are assigned by your duty rota. It requires the maintainance of high standards of food production, presentation and hygiene in the Filmhouse Café Bar. This position may include being a building key holder and is subject to satisfactory references being obtained.

Please see the full job description for further information on the role. The application form can be found here.

Completed forms must be returned to Eddie Cousins, Kitchen Manager, at


Speculative Applications

We accept speculative applications. If you are interested in any positions at Filmhouse, please pick up an application form at the Box Office or download one here.

Filmhouse is an equal opportunity employer.

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