Animation Casting & Talent Department Assistant
Full Time Job
Nickelodeon is seeking a department Assistant in the Animation Casting and Talent Department that will support the VP as well as the department.
Responsibities include but are not limited to:
• Assist in casting for west coast pilots and shorts.
• Supportscurrent series casting department when needed.
• Assist in recording requests for ancillary projects, i.e. games and promos.
• Liaison to Post department for all materials needed for casting/records
• Coordinate travel for casting team
• Attend and records circle takes for all West Coast pilot and shorts records
• Manage Department calendars
• Participates in Talent Handling for west coast talent events/festivals where Nick Animation talent is needed.
• Participates in Scouting for VO talent and future shorts creators
• Demonstrated self-starter with the ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize work assignments, meet deadlines, and work independently in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent follow-through
• Self-motivated, responsible and pro-active
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills to create and maintain positive and effective working relationships
• Proficient to advanced user of Microsoft Office applications: PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
• 1-2 years of experience in a corporate environment