Thursday, June 27, 2013
KFMB-TV NEWS 8 REPORTER KFMB-TV News 8, a CBS affiliate, is searching for a reporter to join our award-winning news team in San Diego, California. We are looking for a strong journalist who is an exceptional storyteller and understands the importance of accuracy, balance and clarity. The candidate must thrive under pressure and be able to make quick decisions in a real-time news environment. Strong live-shot skills and the ability to handle breaking news are essential. Candidate must also understand how to incorporate social media into daily newsgathering, reporting and promotion. Minimum of three years commercial television reporting experience required. Must have a current valid driver's license and be able to provide proof of current automobile insurance. If you are interested in applying internally for this position, please contact Dean Elwood or Human Resources. If you know of someone externally who may be interested in/qualified for the above position, please forward this email to them. Candidates may apply to Human Resources via email (firstname.lastname@example.org); fax (858-278-3741), or mail: KFMB Attn: Human Resources 7677 Engineer Road San Diego, CA 92111
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
HIRING 4 POSITIONS AT 4K FILM FESTIVAL The 4K Film Festival is the first of its kind, focusing on films shot and delivered in cutting edge digital "4K", marking the next generation of entertainment technology. The festival is planned for late 2013 in Los Angeles. We are looking for select, motivated people to become part of the team. All positions are part time to start, with the actual time commitment depending on the position. We are hiring the following PAID POSITIONS: DIRECTOR OF MARKETING: In charge of development and implementation of overall strategic plan to market and promote the festival to filmmakers, the public and sponsors. Job requirements: Degree in marketing and experience with film festivals preferred. Strong knowledge of social media. Strong business writing skills. PUBLICIST: In charge of all media relations, press releases and social media. Job requirements: Publicity experience within the entertainment business; good industry contacts a plus. DIRECTOR OF FILMMAKER RELATIONS: In charge of implementing strategic plans to reach filmmakers and solicit their submissions into the festival. Interact with filmmakers, address their needs and track status. Job requirements: Experience working with film festivals preferred. Knowledge of film industry. Ability to understand technical requirements for submissions. Good social networking skills. Great promotional writing skills. DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS / EVENTS COORDINATOR: In charge of festival locations and operational logistics, as well as planning, scheduling and managing events related to the festival. Job requirements: Experience in event planning. Strong organizational skills. SPONSORSHIP COORDINATOR: In charge of developing and interacting with sponsors, making sure their needs are met and aligned with the Festival. Will help with creation of marketing materials, and to approach sponsors to secure sponsorships. Will keep track of all deals, payments, equipment, schedules and any other interactions or requirements for the deals. Job requirements: Experience working with film festival sponsors or other vendors. Marketing and sales experience a plus. We are also offering the following UNPAID / INTERNSHIP / ASSOCIATE POSITIONS: The positions below are unpaid, but will afford other benefits - learning, access to the technology, networking and more (with potential bonuses paid based on performance). Sponsorship Associates: Will help with managing the needs of the sponsors. PR and Social Media Associates: Will help with social media interaction and general publicity for the festival. Submission Associates: Will help with reaching out to filmmakers, and managing their ongoing needs. Technical Associates: Will help with implementation of the technical needs of the festival - to include setup of 4K hardware; production and post for original demo content; and encoding and prep of content. TO APPLY: Email your COVER LETTER and RESUME, indicating which POSITION you are applying for (in the Subject Line of the email also), to: jobs@4kFF.com
Job and Resource Fair: Thursday, July 11, 2013 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, at Immaculate Conception Church, 1433 James M. Wood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90015-0095. (Fair located in the parking lot.) Administrative Support, Healthcare, Veteran Services, Retail Sales, Hospitality, Security, Customer Service and More! Candidates of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to attend. The Job Fair is FREE and open to the community. Come prepared with your resume and dress professionally. For more information: Paulina Reyes, 213-251-3520
Broome Family Foundation: Service Through Education is offering a Free Summer Business Camp For Young Men ages 14 to 18
Broome Family Foundation: Service Through Education is offering a Free Summer Business Camp For Young Men ages 14 to 18 9 Week Camp Saturdays July 6 to August 31 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at USC Kaprielian Hall Free laptop for participating students Get the edge needed for today’s global economy by learning: •Return on Investment •Sales and marketing skills •Communication, relationship-building and networking •Product design and sourcing •Business plan development •Critical thinking Call David Broome at 323 275-1161 ext. 801 for an application and more information. Deadline to apply is June 28, 2013. SPACE IS LIMITED!!!!
Monday, June 17, 2013
Vertigo Entertainment (Quarantine, The Strangers, The Departed) is looking for enthusiastic interns asap
Vertigo Entertainment (Quarantine, The Strangers, The Departed) is looking for enthusiastic interns asap. We are a very busy production company with numerous projects in various stages of development and production. This is an extremely creative environment where interns can be as involved in the development process as they want to be. Very important to be a self-starter. Please email resume and brief cover letter to email@example.com. Include ''Internship'' in the subject line. DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you......
Seeking Interns for Elevate Entertainment; Management / Production company based in Los Angeles (Century City). Job responsibilities entail overall office upkeep, answering phones, interacting with casting offices and clients, and script coverage. Job Requirements: Candidates should be interested in perusing a career in the entertainment industry. Candidates must be reliable, thick skinned, punctual, work well under pressure and be proficient with both MAC and PC. Knowledge of MS Office a must. Please send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you......
Extreme Music(Santa Monica) has a position open in their Sales/Marketing department. Role will develop Extreme's position in the US market, identify potential new clients and music users and maintain existing client base, who will consistently utilize the Extreme Libraries, to maximize revenue and increase market share in line with given targets. Minimum 2 years experience in Marketing/Sales. E-mail resume to Jessica.email@example.com (specify position) or visit sony.com for full job description
Marketing Assistant: Open Road Films is looking to hire an enthusiastic assistant to the President of Marketing. Must have a strong interest in feature film marketing, preferably with a year of assistant experience. Open Road Films is a new independent distribution company that will market 6-10 wide release films per year. Opportunity for growth in a collegial, ambitious environment. Please provide cover letter and resume. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, June 16, 2013
CAPED Student Scholarships CAPED Student Scholarships are awarded to students with disabilities who are pursuing post-secondary education in the state of California. Disabilities include any verified physical, mental, or learning disability that substantially limits one or more major life activities, as defined in the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. Students must be enrolled in an accredited California state university, community college, or private college. Undergraduate students must have completed at least six semester or eight quarter units before applying and must have a grade point average of 2.5 or above. Graduate students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or above and have completed at least three semester or four quarter units before applying. A total of 11 students will be awarded scholarships from the California Association For Postsecondary Education and Disability (CAPED). Some scholarships are for disabled students attending four-year colleges only, while others include community college attendance. Each scholarship has its own unique focus which can include a particular disability, such as blindness or visual impairment, or a specific career focus. The California Association For Postsecondary Education and Disability was formed in 1975 as the first member-based, non-profit professional organization of post secondary educators of students with disabilities in the nation. The organization works with public and private higher education institutions to finance education programs and services for students with disabilities. The deadline for this scholarship is usually in SEPTEMBER of each year, and the award amount is usually $1,000 - $1,500. For more details, visit www.caped.net/
Quadrant Pictures (OLD BOY, THE STRANGERS, THE DEPARTED) is seeking interns to assist in busy West Hollywood production office two to three days a week. Candidates must have a laptop, strong written and verbal communication skills, and a desire to learn about the entertainment industry and film and television development. Responsibilities include script reading and coverage, phones, scheduling, and rights/acquisition research in domestic and international markets. This is an unpaid internship. Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com under the subject line "Quadrant Pictures Internship." DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you...... Angry Films (Natural Born Killers,Shoot Em Up, From Hell, Bully, Transfomers, Real Steel) is looking for highly motivated interns to assist as we move into a very active period. Job responsibilities would include, but not limited to, organization of script libraries, script coverage, regular office duties and phones, spending one on one time with producers assisting them, and whatever else we can throw at you. Applicants need to be computer literate, well spoken, own a car and have the ability to multitask and be organized. Internship is unpaid. Please send cover letter and resume in body of email(attached documents will not be read) to firstname.lastname@example.org DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you...... Management Company seeks intern for two busy managers. Must have the ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. Duties include answering busy phones, setting meetings, handling schedules, giving out appointments, and typing correspondence. Must be sharp, detail oriented; have strong organizational and communications skills and be computer literate. Great position to learn about the inner workings of the representation field. There is room for growth within the company. Knowledge of Breakdown Express a plus. Please email resumes to email@example.com DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you......
Prominent literary agency seeking part time Summer intern for Wednesdays and/or Thursdays. This position is great for those looking for hands on experience and gaining a deeper and more comprehensive knowledge of the entertainment industry. Interns must be organized, detail oriented, have good communication skills, and able to perform tasks such as: answering phones, scheduling, research, maintaining files, providing script coverage, and reading query letters, as well as general office duties. Please send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you......
Swing Pictures, a Hollywood based company, is looking for part-time post-production interns for a feature documentary on Swing dancing (swingthedoc.com). Main duties will include graphic design/animation for the film, as well as, website design and maintenance. Experience with web design, Photoshop, Motion and After Effects is a plus. Must have a positive attitude and a good work ethic. Unpaid, but you will receive screen credit and academic credit, if needed. Please send cover letter, resume and availability to email@example.com DISCLAIMER:::: HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Please make sure that your parent makes the contact for you, and not you......
Propaganda GEM seeks an organized, assertive, and ambitious Account Manager for a high-profile client. Ideal candidate already has client and/or project management experience from A-level talent and/or advertising agency. You must be an expert at computers in general and specifically Microsoft Office, with an emphasis PowerPoint and Excel. Primary responsibilities include organization and management of client resources, project management, tracking, relationship management, client reporting, research, etc.Please feel free to learn more and check out our client list at www.propagandagem.com and send resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Boutique talent agency expanding and seeking to add a Theatrical Talent Agent to the team. Junior agents with substantial experience in TV/Film and looking to advance will be considered. Must have strong casting director relationships, exceptional phone/pitching skills and an eye for talent. Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.
United Talent Agency is seeking a Manager of Television Research to report to the Head of Research. Responsibilities include preparing daily and custom television ratings reports for Agents, Managers, Attorneys and Clients. In addition to running reports, the ideal candidate must be able to interpret and speak about the data. Responsibilities also include understanding the challenges of measuring viewers through emerging and alternative outlets and platforms: digital, streaming, mobile, etc. Requirements include: Bachelor’s Degree, a working knowledge of Nielsen products, advanced excel skills, the ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines. A minimum of four years in television research preferred. Please send resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Calling Women Producers Wed Jun 12, 2013 4:36 pm (PDT) . Posted by: "JNL Media" jnlmedia REEL LADIES PRODUCERS CORNER Producers Corner Membership will be reopening next week with some new features. You will now not only be learning from producers and lawyers and execs, but you will be able to put your learning into practice. We have teamed up with AN EMPOWERED WOMAN who is providing video content to their members. They are looking for producers to helm these shows. 5-15 minutes, different styles. You will be producing from start to finish, completed shows. Entailing working with their budget(s), hiring crew, working on their script(s), helping with editing, promotions, etc... If you are interested and want hands on experience, we are starting our interest list. Please email us at REELLadies@yahoo.com with PRODUCERS CORNER in the subject line. If you are already a Platinum Member, this participation is included in your membership but please still email if you are interested. http://reelladies.ning.com/page/producers-corner
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
HIRING PART-TIME ASSISTANT TO FILM PRODUCER/AUTHOR Independent film distribution andmarketing guru Jon Reiss seeks a PART-TIME ASSISTANT toassist in execution of marketing strategies for both Jon and his differentongoing projects. This is a great position in which to get managerialskills and learn new techniques of media distribution and marketing. * Are you interested infilm but don't want to hang out on a set? * Are you interested inmarketing, social media, and new forms of artistic entrepreneurship? Jon Reiss is the author of"Think Outside the Box Office" - the first step-by-step guide on howto release a film in today's multimedia marketplace. He is also theproducer/director of critically acclaimed film "Bomb It" about theexplosion of graffiti culture all over the world. Requirements: - Highly organized,detail-oriented and a self-starter who works well on his/her own. - Strong capacity for multi-taskingand following through on assigned and self-assigned tasks. - Skilled verbal and writtencommunicator with a high degree of comfort responding to e-mails from a diverseaudience base. - Excellent Internet research skills. - Creative problem-solver. - Enjoys engaging with people onlineand through organizational outreach. - Facile with social media. - Experience and/or interest inmarketing, public relations, distribution, administration andaccounting. - Persistent, flexible and has asense of humor. Initial responsibilitiesinclude: - Assisting in the ongoingdevelopment and maintenance of websites and keeping them regularlyupdated. - Writing, proofreading and postingelectronic newsletters and social media content (Facebook, Twitter,Blog). - Supporting all needs of screeninghosts. - Invoicing, developingrecord-keeping systems and databases, providing customer service support,etc. - Interfacing with vendors asneeded. - Making travel arrangements, makingappointments, filing and copying. - Assisting in scheduling andlogistics. - Doing basic accounting. Required skills: - Proficiency and comfortwith technology in general, and specifically with Microsoft Officeapplications, Google applications, databases (e.g. Excel or GoogleSpreadsheets), and social media and networking sites. Final Cut - Pro editingskills are a plus. - Strong organizational skills,attention to detail, drive for follow-through, and ability to work on one's own. - Independence and creativity,particularly regarding to audience outreach and engagementinitiative. - A college degree in arelevant field. Hours: 10-20 hours per week, flexible Pay: Negotiable, DOE Job location: Brentwood ALL APPLICANTS MUST LIVE IN THE LOS ANGELES AREA. We are seeking to begin the interview processimmediately with the intent to hire within the month. TO APPLY: Email your COVER LETTER indicating why this position seems right for you, yourRÉSUMÉ, and your SCHEDULE of availability to: Diana@hybridcinema.com