Short of the Week sits at the intersection of technology and storytelling. Our international team of curators from the world’s top film festivals have built the #1 online destination for short films with a highly-engaged fanbase of filmmakers, short film lovers, agents, and industry executives all looking to discover the next great voice in storytelling.

Head of Ads & Partnerships

We are looking for a creative thinker to head up Short of the Week’s Ads & Partnerships efforts. This is a part-time position to build an advertising and creative partnerships program from the ground up for the web’s top destination for short film and innovative filmmaking. 


  • Develop an ad & partnerships strategy that balances short term needs and larger long term opportunities.
  • Develop revenue opportunities for direct advertising, promotions, and partnerships across the website, social media, email, and beyond.
  • Build and manage client relationships including tracking leads, closing deals, handling asset delivery, invoicing and accounting, and performance reporting.
  • Work with the web team to build out ad tools and new ad products.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or related field.
  • 5+ years experience working in advertising/partnerships
  • 3+ years experience working in the entertainment industry
  • Direct relationships with potential advertisers



Be mentored by the top short film curators on the web, and get a peek into the inner workings of the film industry. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door.

Areas of expertise we’re looking for:

  • Web Development or Design
  • Film Screening & Curation
  • Executive Assistant
  • Video Production & Editing Skills
  • Knowledge of YouTube publishing

Your Skills

  • Self-motivated & proactive
  • Great communication (we are a distributed team)


  • The role is part-time (10-20 hrs/week) and remote
  • The role is on a volunteer basis
  • Start and end dates are flexible, but we ask for a commitment of at least 2 month.
  • We have an international team, so we accept applicants from all over the world!


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