Cultural Portfolio Management - Business Affairs, French Market and Coproduction


Specific Term - 2 Years


All Telefilm offices


December 5, 2021

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For the time being, this job is performed 100% remotely. Once a return to the office would be announced, the incumbent could be required to work from one of our Telefilm offices. 


Reporting to the Deputy Director – French Market and Coproduction, the incumbent contributes to the business affairs team and will have the following responsibilities:

  • Evaluate financial viability, financing, production estimate, recovery proposal, chain of title, determine risk factors and make recommendations.
  • Conduct overall application reviews that focus on the due diligence of financial parties, their conformity with Telefilm Canada business policies and program guidelines.
  • Ensure the implementation of financial offer letters and financing contracts as well as the monitoring of financial commitments within the allotted time.
  • Work in a creative, complex and collaborative environment, within a multidisciplinary team.


  • University degree in a related field.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ of pertinent experience in a similar capacity involved more specifically in financial management, and/or accounting in the audiovisual production sector.
  • Experience and knowledge of practices and regulations in film and/or television production and/or distribution are considered assets.
  • Advanced analysis, negotiation, and communication skills.
  • Solid work organisation and priority setting skills to manage several active projects simultaneously.
  • Language skills: Bilingualism required in French and English, both oral and written, at the CBC level, see Linguistic Designation of Positions sectION.

Hiring salary : $66 585 – $83 453