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ASSISTANT TALENT AGENT

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ASSISTANT TALENT AGENT

• Emerging Level

Summary

The Docherty Agency is a leading talent agency in the Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia regional market with national recognition in the fashion, film and advertising industries. Come and join our expanding team as we search for an Assistant Agent to work in our print and broadcasts departments.

Category Assistant  Casting 
Location Greater Pittsburgh Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 18, 2022
Start Date Mar 22, 2022
End Date N/A

Job Description

Our Agents are known for delivering dedicated service to a long list of clients and providing professional representation of top models and actors. The Docherty Agency is SAG-AFTRA franchised and represents more than 2000 models and actors across multiple platforms.

This is a fast-paced environment and we need someone who is detail-oriented, extremely organized and able to multi-task with a calm, professional manner.  A good sense of humor is a plus as well as being a positive, reliable and all-around good person!  The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter who is not afraid to jump in where needed.  Duties include assisting in the scouting and developing of new talent. Working with agents during the talent submission process, organizing auditions and photo submits, etc. Providing general administrative support to the agency. Other tasks as assigned.

NOTE: This job is remote, although candidates who are based in or have ties to the region are preferred.  Most important, however, is a hard-working, team player who is able and willing to learn and complete tasks with enthusiasm.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Prior office experience, in person or virtual
  • A good communicator with professional phone, email, text etiquette
  • MAC OS X based, proficient in Word, Excel and knowledge of Photoshop
  • Able to maintain client/talent data, scheduling and submissions
  • Able to prioritize work, be well-organized, not afraid to ask questions and confirm details
IDEAL SKILLS:
  • Design and Photographic Experience
  • Fashion/Advertising/Production background
  • Social Media Knowledge
  • Social Media Influencer Knowledge
  •   Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Fashion, Film, Business Administration—or related Media field
  •   Experience in Film, TV, Commercials and/or Print with an understanding of Digital Photography, Videography and Editing
  •   Knowledge of Syngency software, a plus
START DATE: March 2022

SALARY:  DOE

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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