The cross-industry body Cinema First – bringing together cinema operators and film distributors to promote and develop UK cinema-going – is looking to recruit a new independent chair.

The core constituents of Cinema First are the UK Cinema Association, Film Distributors’ Association (FDA) and senior representatives from member companies of both associations.

Following a recent review of the organisation, it is now seeking outstanding candidates for the role of independent Chair, someone who will lead a realignment of the organisation’s strategic focus, composition and structure.

The successful candidate will also act as an ambassador for the UK cinema industry and work with key stakeholders to make known the social and cultural benefits of cinema-going, while thinking strategically about long-term challenges.

Further details about the role can be found here.

The deadline for applications is 26 November 2018.