Production Assistant, LA

Reports to
Executive Producer
Salary band
$35-$45K DOE
Location
Los Angeles
Closing date
15th April 2019

Casual Films

Casual Films is a film and animation production group based in London, New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles. In the past two years we’ve been voted in the top two corporate production companies in the UK by our peers.

We’re twelve years old. We have an in-house team of around 40 people. We’ve won a whole bunch of awards. We make films for companies and charities that make people feel stuff, buy stuff, love stuff, want stuff, apply for stuff and donate their money to stuff.

We’re a close team that punches above its weight with accolades, creativity and client base. We’re ambitious, full of great ideas and we work hard.

Our client list is exciting and growing and so is our team. We want the very best to join us.

For more information on our group, please visit http://casualfilms.com/

 

Responsibilities

Working with big name clients and assisting Producers on projects from pitch to delivery.  You will be an integral part of the whole team to pull together quality productions. It’s all in a day’s work for our production assistants. You will be part of client conversations, keeping an eye on budgets provided by your Producer, and juggling multiple projects without breaking a sweat.

In preproduction, you’ll be working very closely with your Producers to organize and manage the various needs of a project such as talent/location releases, call sheets, scripts and other documents.  You will also be responsible for various office administrative duties such as checking the mail and keeping supplies filled.

On set, you will assist where needed, whether it's in production, Art, Camera, Lighting, you’ll always be lending a helping hand.  After the shoot, the project is not over, nor is your involvement. You’ll be managing the needs of post production, such as sourcing stock footage or organizing assets provided by the client so that the editor has everything they need. 

Professional development is key to our success at Casual Films. We provide clear career progression for our PA’s to become Producers. So please only apply if a career in corporate film production is your ambition and goal.

Essentials:

  • Proactive, can do attitude
  • Proven troubleshooter
  • Communications skills between staff, freelancers, and clients
  • Proven ability to problem solve, prioritize, and act decisively.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Organizational skills
  • Dependable and reliable

Please Complete the below Producer Application Form and Apply by clicking SUBMIT