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  • published Sales Assistant (Hearst) - PA in Job Listings 2022-12-01 10:21:39 -0800

    Sales Assistant (Hearst) - PA

    Company: Hearst
    Location: Lancaster, PA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: WGAL-TV, the Hearst Television NBC affiliate located in the Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon-York, PA market, has an opening for a Sales Assistant.  The ideal candidate we're looking for is an organized, detail-oriented team player with exceptional written and verbal skills, and the ability to prioritize and manage time effectively. A positive attitude and professional demeanor are essential along with the flexibility to work in a rapidly changing environment.  Individual will work closely with the sales team to ensure effective placement of sales activity.  Specifically, you'll work with the sales force on processing advertising contracts, obtaining creative materials, generating support materials for sales team, and coordinating the scheduling and launch of advertising campaigns. This is a great opportunity in a growing organization for someone who can maintain a high level of accuracy and remain calm under pressure. This career opportunity is a great way to get your foot in the door at a highly respected TV station and begin a career with Hearst Television, an industry-leading television station group.  

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  • Assistant, Recruiting & Total Rewards (Endeavor) - NY

    Company: Endeavor
    Location: New York, NY
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: Endeavor Recruiting is seeking an Assistant, who will support the SVP Global Recruiting and the VP of Total Rewards.  Applicants must have a strong attention to detail, solid knowledge of basic business practices, and excellent oral and written communication. This person will be comfortable managing confidential information, and sensitive employee and compensation data, and maintaining the highest level of discretion at all times.

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  • published Assistant, WME Independent (WME) - CA in Job Listings 2022-12-01 10:21:04 -0800

    Assistant, WME Independent (WME) - CA

    Company: WME
    Location: Beverly Hills, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: WME is seeking an experienced Assistant for an Agent in our WME Independent Department. Applicants must have strong attention to detail, solid knowledge of basic business practices, and excellent oral and written communication. Ideal candidates will not be afraid of a heavy workload in a fast pace environment and supporting strong personalities. Excellent benefits and intercompany growth opportunity come with the position.

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  • Assistant, Corporate Communications (UTA) - NY

    Company: UTA
    Location: New York, NY
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
    Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum 1+ years’ experience working in an assistant capacity 

    Job Description: Based in New York, UTA is seeking a Communications Assistant to provide general administrative support within the Corporate Communications department. The position will be responsible for supporting a Vice President of Corporate Communications. This is a project heavy role that will require the candidate to be responsible for a variety of day-to-day programmatic and administrative tasks. They will be expected to help manage the calendars and other critical administrative tasks, as well as produce high-quality communications materials, organize and manage press relationships on behalf of the directors, contribute to online communications, be flexible as a team member across the full breadth and scope of UTA’s Corporate Communications department. The role will pay $23 per hour

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  • published Assistant, Podcast (CAA) - CA in Job Listings 2022-12-01 10:20:35 -0800

    Assistant, Podcast (CAA) - CA

    Company: CAA
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: BA/BS Preferred
    Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum of 10 months of Assistant experience in an agency, studio, and/or talent management setting preferred.

    Job Description: The Assistant will provide support to an Agent in our Podcast department. The Assistant will also work closely with various departments across the agency (Motion Pictures and Television Talent, Music, Sports). The ideal candidate has a passion for podcasts, live touring and the entertainment industry in general. Additionally, the Assistant is administratively capable of handling a high volume of tasks with ability to clearly communicate with Agents, Executives, clients, etc.

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  • Anchor Production Assistant, MSNBC on Peacock - The Mehdi Hasan Show (NBCUniversal) - DC

    Company: Peacock
    Location: Washington, DC
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
    Minimum Years of Experience:  At least one year of news production experience.

    Job Description: MSNBC is looking for an exceptional Anchor Production Assistant for The Mehdi Hasan Show on Peacock. This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East. This role is located in Washington, D.C.

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  • published Talent Assistant (NBCUniversal) - NY in Job Listings 2022-12-01 10:19:25 -0800

    Talent Assistant (NBCUniversal) - NY

    Company: NBCUniversal
    Location: New York, NY
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
    Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum of 1-year professional film or television network experience.

    Job Description: Assist talent managers.

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  • Administrative Assistant, Music Business & Legal Affairs (NBCUniversal) - CA

    Company: NBCUniversal
    Location: Universal City, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
    Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum 3 years of administrative experience

    Job Description: The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative and personal support to the Executive Vice President, Music Business and Legal Affairs.

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  • Applying for Affordable Housing (NYC)

    Want to apply for affordable housing but don't know where to begin? The Entertainment Community Fund's Applying for Affordable Housing seminar helps participants get organized so they can be prepared to take advantage of opportunities to apply. The application process is explained in simple steps and helps applicants avoid common mistakes. Information regarding assessing your income, eligibility criteria and documentation is discussed to address the specific needs of the performing arts and entertainment community. In addition to information about city-wide affordable housing, information is also provided about the Entertainment Community Fund housing for performing arts professionals. The following questions will be addressed:

    • What is affordable housing and what are different programs?
    • How do you find and apply for affordable housing?
    • What are the eligibility requirements? (Income, household size, etc.)
    • How do the housing lotteries work?
    • Can you get on a waiting list?
    • How do you document your income if it fluctuates year to year?
    • How can you best prepare yourself for an eligibility appointment?
    • What are your options if you are denied?

     

    More info HERE.

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    December 14, 2022 at 2:00pm
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  • published Every Artist Insured California in Upcoming Events 2022-12-01 09:40:49 -0800

    Every Artist Insured California

    This is a web-based seminar that will help you understand the Affordable Care Act and give you clear, step-by-step guidance on what your Covered California options are and how to get the most affordable coverage. We will provide important information relevant to freelancers and the self-employed. Find out if you’re eligible for free insurance or subsidies. This is an excellent opportunity for unbiased information.
    If you are in a different state outside of California, we can still help you. If you live east of the Mississippi River you need to speak to our Eastern team. Their info is on Actorsfund.org under resources and their phone number is 917.281.5975.

    All attendees who registered for this seminar will receive a link to the email provided with the link to access the seminar prior to the event.

     

    More info HERE.

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    December 20, 2022 at 9:00am
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  • Insider Session: Applying to the Sundance Producers Track Programs and Doc Edit Lab Programs

    Sundance Insider Sessions provide behind-the-scenes information and guidance on our Labs, grants and festivals. Sundance Institute staff will be on-hand to answer frequently asked questions and help guide you through discovering and applying to the many programs and funds that the Institute offers.

    For this Insider Session, join Sundance Institute team members Shira Rockowitz, Kristin Feeley, Lauren Lukow, Maria Clement, and Andrea Alarcon to learn more about applying to the Feature Film Producers Track, Documentary Producers Track and Documentary Edit and Story Lab!

    The Producers Track is an open application that supports emerging independent producers with a work-in-progress feature-length film to be considered for the Producers Lab & Fellowship (yearlong program commencing July 2023) and the Producers Intensive (two-day concentrated program in fall 2023). There are two different Producer Tracks: Feature Film (fiction) and Documentary Film (nonfiction). For more information on the Producers Track, visit the Sundance Institute Producers Program homepage.

    Live event registration for Sundance Collab Insider Sessions is open and free of charge. Sessions will be recorded and available in our video library until February 15, 2023, which is when the Sundance Institute’s Producers Track and Doc Edit Lab Program applications close. After that, on-demand access to the recording is available only to Collaborator and All Access members, or can be purchased for $5. Sign up today for a 14-day free trial for our memberships.

     

    APPLICATION DATES

    FFP Producers Track: closes February 15, 2023

    DFP Producers Track: closes February 15, 2023


    To apply visit:

    FEATURE FILM PRODUCERS TRACK: LINK HERE

    DOCUMENTARY FILM PRODUCERS TRACK: LINK HERE

     

    ABOUT THE FEATURE FILM PRODUCERS TRACK

    Applicants to the Feature Film Producers Track will be considered for two opportunities: the Producers Lab & Fellowship (yearlong program, commencing July 2023) and the Producers Intensive (two-day program in fall 2023). The Feature Film Producers Fellowship is a yearlong program designed to nurture emerging producers with project-specific support through the Producers Lab and Producers Summit, a grant to support the producer and the project, year-round mentorship from a dedicated industry mentor, and ongoing support from Sundance Institute staff. The program is designed to hone emerging producers’ creative instincts and evolve their communication and problem-solving skills at all stages of their next feature film. The Feature Film Producers Intensive provides emerging producers with the opportunity to hone their craft in a two-day concentrated workshop. The program provides creative, strategic, and professional development support for producers from traditionally underrepresented communities who are poised to take the next step in their filmmaking career. Like the residency lab, the intensive features interactive group sessions and roundtable conversations with producer and industry advisors on topics including the producer/director collaboration, pitching, legal and business affairs, packaging and financing, budgeting, and sustainability, and fosters community among the participants.

    For more information about the Producers Program, click here.

    For more information about the Feature Film Program, click here.

     

    ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY FILM PRODUCERS TRACK

    Applicants to the Documentary Film Producers Track will be considered for two opportunities: the Producers Lab & Fellowship (yearlong program, commencing July 2023) and the Producers Intensive (two-day program in fall 2023). The Documentary Film Producers Fellowship is a yearlong program designed to nurture emerging producers with project-specific support through the Producers Lab and Producers Summit, a grant to support the producer and the project, year-round mentorship from a dedicated industry mentor, and ongoing support from Sundance Institute staff. The program is designed to hone emerging producers’ creative instincts and evolve their communication and problem-solving skills at all stages of their next documentary film. The Documentary Film Producers Intensive provides emerging producers with the opportunity to hone their craft in a two-day concentrated workshop. The program provides creative, strategic, and professional development support for producers from traditionally underrepresented communities who are poised to take the next step in their filmmaking career. Like the residency lab, the intensive features interactive group sessions and roundtable conversations with producer and industry advisors on topics including the producer/director collaboration, pitching, budgeting, financing and distribution and sustainability, and fosters community among the participants.

    For more information about the Producers Program, click here.

    For more information about the Documentary Film Program, click here.

     

    ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY EDIT & STORY LAB APPLICATION

    The Documentary Edit and Story Lab is an invitation only application that supports four film teams (directors and editors) with documentary feature films in mid-/late post-production. Lab fellows advance their projects through rigorous creative exploration and discussion of story structure and character development with world-class advisors. If you are interested in applying to the Edit and Story Lab, email [email protected] for more information.

     

    ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY FILM PROGRAM

    The Sundance Documentary Film Program supports nonfiction filmmakers worldwide in the production of cinematic documentaries on contemporary themes. Established in 2002 with founding support from Open Society Foundations, the Program is a vibrant global resource for independent non-fiction storytelling. Recent projects include Nicole Newnham, Jim LeBrecht’s Crip Camp; Maite Alberdi’s The Mole Agent; Jacqueline Olive’s Always in Season; Julia Reichert, Steven Bognar’s American Factory; Petra Costa’s The Edge of Democracy; Talal Derki’s Of Fathers and Sons; RaMell Ross’s Hale County This Morning, This Evening; and Bing Lui’s Minding the Gap. Year-round support of filmmakers—including granting, creative labs, and strategic advice from development to distribution—amounts to a commitment to documentary as an increasingly important global art form and a critical cultural practice in the 21st century.

     

    More info HERE.

     

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    December 09, 2022 at 10:00am
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  • Assistant to a Literary Manager (Anonymous Content) - CA

    Company: Anonymous Content
    Location: Culver City, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: An experienced Assistant with a minimum of 1-2 years of experience at an agency, or management company 

    Job Description: We are looking for an experienced Assistant to a Literary Manager who has a genuine passion for being a part of our mission. This position will be located in our Culver City office and may be asked to be in the office on a hybrid schedule (days in-office to be determined). This can be subject to change to the then-current Company policy. 

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  • Music Central Assistant (Endeavor) - NY

    Company: Endeavor
    Location: New York, NY
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: Global Music/Talent agency seeks ambitious and career-oriented persons for entry-level and assistant level positions in the Music department. Rotating assistants will be eligible to apply for assistant desks after training is completed. Hired individuals may also become eligible for the Music Trainee Program to become a music agent.

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  • Music Central Assistant - Beverly Hills (Endeavor) - CA

    Company: Endeavor
    Location: Beverly Hills, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: Global Music/Talent agency seeks ambitious and career-oriented persons for entry-level and assistant level positions in the Music department. Rotating assistants will be eligible to apply for assistant desks after training is completed. Hired individuals may also become eligible for the Music Trainee Program to become a music agent.

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  • Assistant, Literary Packaging (WME) - CA

    Company: WME
    Location: Beverly Hills, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: None specified
    Minimum Years of Experience: Ideal candidates will have one year of experience as an agency assistant or similar. Literary packaging-related work experience or internship in a literary or entertainment environment or related field preferred.

    Job Description: This position provides general administrative and editorial support to the agent by managing the agent’s calendar, email, phones, sending submissions, evaluative queries and manuscripts, and handling a variety of client oriented business.  

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  • published Assistant, Comedy Touring (UTA) - CA in Job Listings 2022-11-26 08:33:39 -0800

    Assistant, Comedy Touring (UTA) - CA

    Company: UTA
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree preferred
    Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum 2+ years’ experience, a plus if working in an assistant capacity

    Job Description: UTA ‘s Comedy Touring department is seeking an Agent Assistant. UTA’s distinctive and world-renowned roster of comic talent is unrivaled in the industry. From college tours to arenas, from stand-up to podcasts. Candidates must have the ability to proactively function under tight deadlines in a fast -paced working environment and experience managing daily schedules/calendars, as well as preparing for meetings. Qualified candidates must have precise, detailed-oriented organizational skills, as well as excellent communication and writing abilities. 

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  • published Assistant, Media Finance (CAA) - CA in Job Listings 2022-11-26 08:33:24 -0800

    Assistant, Media Finance (CAA) - CA

    Company: CAA
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: BA/BS Preferred
    Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year + of professional working experience in an administrative or project management capacity.

    Job Description: We are looking for an Assistant to support a senior agent in our Media Finance Group in Los Angeles. The office’s primary responsibility is to help package, finance, and sell films outside of the studio system, and is heavily involved in film sales across all the major festivals such as Cannes, Sundance and Toronto. The ideal candidate will have a passion for film and curiosity for how films are developed, financed, and sold. Additionally, the Assistant is administratively capable of handling a high volume of tasks, across multiple time-zones, with the ability to clearly communicate with the agent, clients, and peers.  

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  • published Theatre, Assistant (CAA) - NY in Job Listings 2022-11-26 08:33:12 -0800

    Theatre, Assistant (CAA) - NY

    Company: CAA
    Location: New York, NY
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: BA/BS Preferred
    Minimum Years of Experience: At least 1 year of experience at an agency, theatre company, or entertainment company

    Job Description: CAA is seeking an assistant to support a Literary Theatre Agent. This Agent represents writers, directors, composers and designers in the Theatre space. Candidates should be cultured, curious, well-read, detail oriented and extremely organized.  A passion for theatre and a knowledge of the theatre community is required.  There is tremendous opportunity for career growth, and it is hoped that the successful candidate will ultimately grow within CAA.

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  • CAA ICON Intern Application – Summer 2023 (CAA) - CO, WI, NC

    Company: CAA
    Location: Denver, CO; Milwaukee, WI; Charlotte, NC
    Start Date: Summer 2023
    Type of Position: Internship
    Minimum Education Level: Junior, Senior, or Graduate student
    Minimum Years of Experience: None specified

    Job Description: Become a Part of the CAA ICON Team!

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  • Opening Night: A Taste of Sundance presented by IMDbPro

    Join us for Sundance Institute’s Opening Night: A Taste of Sundance presented by IMDbPro. 

    Get ready to celebrate the Sundance Institute and artists changing the face of independent cinema, while kicking off the 2023 Film Festival.

    Join us to honor Ryan Coogler, Nikyatu Jusu, W. Kamau Bell, and others, while we gather back in Utah to eat, drink, and enjoy a memorable evening uplifting filmmakers and the incredible stories they bring to life. 

    A Taste of Sundance will raise crucial funds for the essential work Sundance Institute does year round — grants, mentorships, critical resources and hosting the Festival where new voices are discovered and launched — all made possible from the generosity of our donor community.

    Reserve your table or seat today to help amplify independent storytellers and advance the impact of their work in the world. 

    We look forward to seeing you at our 2023 Opening Night celebration at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse on January 19 starting at 7 pm. The dinner and program will begin at 8:30pm.

    We also encourage you to select a film from any of the screenings from Day One to attend earlier or later that evening. Schedules will be available on December 13. 

    For any questions, please reach out to: [email protected]

     

    More info HERE.

     

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    January 19, 2023 at 4:00pm
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