Our client an events management company wishes to hire a Casting Director.
The candidate must organize and facilitate the casting of actors for the roles in a film, an advertising etc. We expect candidates to be very knowledgeable of acting principles and the unique requirements of film and theater.The goal is to ensure the productions will have the most appropriate team of actors.
Collaborate with directors and producers to determine a role’s requirements (physical characteristics, experience etc.)
Prepare casting budget with the help of accountants
Contact agents directly to source ideal actors
Review resumes and call suitable actors
Organize auditions and readings
Interview actors and determine their suitability for the part
Determine actor’s fees
Negotiate contracts to achieve mutual satisfaction
Proven experience as casting director
Current knowledge of available acting talent
Ability to maintain knowledge of industry trends
Instinct to recognize talent
Excellent organizational and leadership skills
Outstanding communication and interpersonal ability
Great negotiation skills
A team player
High school diploma; further education in film, arts or relevant field is a plus
Please send your resume by email mentioning job title.