Talent Specialist in Chicago
Office Location: Chicago
Position: Talent Specialist
Nine9 is a leading entertainment industry company who works with aspiring and experienced models and actors. We are currently considering candidates for a key position in our Chicago – Lombard location.
This position offers an extremely strong compensation plan including:
Base pay with bonuses
Health, Dental and Life benefits
Opportunity for advancement
The primary responsibilities of this position are to review and interview aspiring talent, assist with creating their comp cards, scheduling photo shoots and instructing talent during Casting Calls. The position requires customer care skills as well as administrative and business development.
Assisting with regularly held Open Calls
Working with casting directors and producers during in-office Castings
Client follow-up with industry professionals
Basic clerical duties
The ideal candidate for this position would work well both independently and in a fast-paced team environment. A somewhat flexible schedule is helpful as our hours can lead into the evenings and weekends. Being detail oriented is a must!
Other requirements for the position include:
Able to multi-task
Has a desire to learn and improve
Great written and verbal communication skills
Above average computer knowledge
A background in the entertainment industry or marketing, sales, PR, fashion, retail is a plus BUT not required.
Applicants should be available to start immediately if offered the position.
Candidate MUST want to grow with our company; we have a strong promote from within mentality!