North of Watford

Talent agent job

Thank you for your interest in the role of Talent Agent with North of Watford Personal Management.

Please see the job description below. To apply, please email apply@northofwatford.com with your CV, covering letter and short video (two minutes maximum) with answers to the following questions:

  1. Why have you applied for this role?
  2. Why would you make a good Talent Agent?
  3. Where do you see yourself in five years’ time.

 

Deadline

Applications must be submitted by Friday, 20 January 2023.

 

Job description 

Talent Agent.
Hours: To be agreed.
Location: In person at our Hebden Bridge Town Hall office.
Salary: £22k-plus (pro rata) to be agreed.

 

Your purpose

The role is central to organising our office, managing submissions, auditions and booked jobs while overseeing all administrative processes. You will build strong relationships with directors and casting teams, supporting our client list to ensure the development of their careers for the best commercial terms.

 

Your key deliverables

• Proactively seek opportunities for clients, demonstrating an understanding of their experience and aspirations.

• Develop relationships with key industry players e.g. directors and casting teams, acting as an ambassador for North of Watford Personal Management and our clients. 

• Answer calls, manage the inbox and voicemail. 

• Share submissions with clients providing all relevant details.

• Organise auditions ensuring clients availability, caster information is shared and internal systems are updated.

• Keep clients updated on booked jobs, adding all confirmations to our commission report and daily update.

• Review booking contracts and liaise with employers and clients as required.

• Follow all health and safety procedures.

• Attend weekend meetings as required, in person and virtually. 

 

Your skills and experience

• Excellent communication skills with the ability to rapidly build rapport in person, in writing and by telephone.

• Be dynamic, resilient and tenacious in your approach.

• Organised with superb attention to details.

• Proactive, with a continuous improvement and learning mindset.

• Proficient in MS Office and willing to learn internal platforms.

Please note: An arts background is preferred but not essential. 

Previous applicants need not reapply.

Our books are currently closed to actors. The position is for a Talent Agent only. 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

North of Watford Personal Management