Experienced Casting Assistant Required

Sophie Holland Casting is seeking an experienced Casting Associate to join the team from January till early spring, to work on a few films including one for the US, so there may be long hours. Office/ Studio based in Sydenham, SE London.

Should have no less than 3 years experience. Must have a strong knowledge of actors/ agents and experienced in setting up & running sessions, editing and uploading. Should be comfortable reading in with actors and directing in the room.

Must have own computer (Mac preferred).

For anyone interested please email sophie@sophiehollandcasting.com Associate fees apply.

Experienced Casting Assistant

Andy Morgan is looking for an experienced assistant from January 3rd for just 4-5 weeks as an additional pair of hands whilst 2 large TV projects overlap.

Candidates must have experience in prepping & distributing CANs, and doing deals (under instruction) on supporting/cameo roles. Experience in this area & attention to detail is imperative please.

Other duties will include the usual:- checking availabilities, setting up sessions etc. etc.

The office is in Tulse Hill, SW2 & candidates must be dog friendly

It will be busy, so a relaxed, positive demeanour would be advantageous x

Please email CVs ASAP to andy@andymorgan.org with the subject heading ‘Jan/Feb Asst’.

Hammond Cox Casting – experienced freelance casting assistant

Hammond Cox Casting are looking for an experienced freelance casting assistant, starting in January 2018. Flexible working terms with the potential for an ongoing, long-term position.

Candidates should:

  • Have experience working in a commercial casting office.
  • Good telephone manner.
  • Be confident in using Spotlight, Casting Networks, Dropbox, Word.
  • Be comfortable using a Mac.
  • Be skilled at calling in casting sessions and managing busy schedules.
  • Be confident liaising with talent agents and production companies.

Applicants should email: laura@hammondcoxcasting.com

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National Theatre Wales Casting Associate

National Theatre Wales is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and energetic Casting Associate

The Casting Associate will work closely with the freelance director of each National Theatre Wales (NTW) production and with NTW’s Artistic Director to recruit the most talented and best suited actors for each project. They will develop a thorough and valuable knowledge of actors born, living or professionally trained in Wales and will manage the company’s relationships with those actors and their representatives. The Casting Associate will contribute to and enact casting policy and strategy and will take an active and significant role in ensuring that the company meets its goals with regards to equality of opportunity for performers and representation of communities and protected characteristics on our stages. They will see a broad range of new work throughout Wales and beyond and should play an important part in the creative conversation at NTW.READ MORE

Freelance Assistant – 2018 Chichester Festival

A freelance assistant is required to work with Charlotte Sutton on several projects for the 2018 Chichester Festival.

The initial dates are 2-26 January 2018, with the possibility of more to follow on an ad hoc basis.

Applicants will need their own computer (ideally a Mac) and mobile phone (expenses will be provided). Much of this time will be spent working individually from home so this role would suit a motivated self-starter. At other times, the assistant will work with Charlotte from an office in central London.

Tasks will include availability checks, calling in for audition sessions, typing up CANs, and other admin based responsibilities on a range of projects including both plays and musicals.

A good telephone manner and efficient admin skills are essential, and a knowledge of actors and agents would be beneficial.

The fee is £85 per day, Monday-Friday, and the hours are 10-6. Please submit CVs to charlotte.sutton@cft.org.uk by Monday 27 November.

CASTING ASSOCIATE VACANCY

Dixie Chassay is seeking a Casting Associate to work on Feature Films & TV starting from Jan 2018 or week prior to Christmas break, flexible. (Has potential to become a long term position).

  • Must have a good knowledge of film, theatre & television actors, and a minimum of 4 years previous casting experience.
  • Must have experience of deal memos, CAN’s and schedules.
  • Essential skills include setting up & running sessions, editing tapes, uploading via Cast It & Dropbox.
  • Candidates must be very efficient and experienced in using word, be good on the phone etc.
  • Please only apply if you have relevant experience as a Casting Associate / Senior Casting Assistant.

The office is based in the Ladbroke Grove area. Associate fees apply.

Please send CVs to: asst@dixiechassay.com