Talent Agent Assistant Intern

Fifty Two 45

Customer Support Internship

FT45, a local talent agency, is looking to hire an assistant talent agent to assist the junior talent agents and head talent agent with a variety of tasks, including talent scouting, acquisitions, and social media. The ideal candidate will have a passion for artist representation in the entertainment business. We are looking for somebody to come in one full day a week from 9AM to 5PM. This position is unpaid, and ideal for college students majoring in marketing, management, advertising, or similar industries.

As an assistant talent agent, you will learn to do the following:

  • effectively communicate with stylists, models, creative directors, photographers, and hair/makeup artists to ensure profiles, portfolios, and plans are up to date
  • assist in brainstorming sessions, social media content creation, social media and other general social media management. Also learn the platforms and tools we use to create social media content
  • organize editorial and test shoots
  • operate PortfolioPad, our model and talent agency software, along with a variety of other helpful applications such as Planoly
  • research local artists/talent for potential acquisitions

Other duties include:

  • Organizing contracts
  • Organizing schedules
  • Keeping online profiles updated

Required skills:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), Outlook / Mac Mail, Creative Cloud apps such as: Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, Bridge, etc.
  • Computer Literate
  • Previous experience in work-related field (film/production industry, talent agent)
  • Strong social media knowledge/experience
  • Strong writing and analytical skills
  • Independently motivated and requires little supervision
  • Detail oriented and comfortable in a fast paced, deadline driven environment / time management and organizational skills.

Bonus skills include:

  • Photography / Graphic design skills
  • Knowledge working Planoly

Job Type: Internship

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

Typical start time:

  • 9AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Internship Compensation:

  • College Credit

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday