The Artist Group/Full-time

Sydney

Posted 5 Jan 2023

Closes 4 Feb 2023

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Agent / Producer to join our team at THE ARTIST GROUP.

We are one of Sydney’s best-known Creative Agencies, representing some of Australia’s most respected creative talent.  Additionally, we are a fully-fledged production company producing photographic and motion shoots for Australian and international clients.

This senior position is for someone who wants to work in a dynamic team that is face paced, personal and fun. You are a person who loves the joys and challenges of working closely with creative talent.

Day-to-day, the role involves:

  • Managing bookings for your creative artists by negotiating rates and schedules by liaising on behalf of your artists to clients.
  • You will be the first point of call for your talent for job inquiries, meetings, castings, phone calls, project management and all inquiries.
  • Championing your artists to get the best jobs possible. 
  • Crewing teams for your talent and productions.
  • Developing the visual language of your represented talent  
  • Maintaining and managing the marketing of The Artist Group brand and your talent’s work on the website, Instagram and web-mailers.
  • Creating and planning new ways to market Artists and develop long-term strategies to achieve the Artist’s career goals.
  • Having your thumb on the pulse with new and exciting ways to highlight The Artist Group and your talent’s work.
  • Producing shoots from briefing to shoot day, postproduction/retouching and financial reconciliation at the end of the job.
  • Managing budgets for your productions along with client’s expectations.

Essential Skills and abilities of the role:

  • Highly motivated team-player who takes pride in their work and aspires to a long-term career in artist management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a confident and composed manner.
  • Exceptional phone and customer service skills are necessary and key to your day to day interactions with clients and artists.
  • Diplomatic, calm, self-assured manner to work well with a wide range of personalities.
  • Previous experience dealing with advertising and magazines in the fashion industry world is desirable.
  • You must be able to juggle multiple tasks at once to tight deadlines, so having high energy and ability to prioritise is essential.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Outlook, InDesign, and Photoshop.
  • Great presentation.
  • A degree in arts & communications is preferable.
  • Must have a valid drivers license.