PMA NOTICES

Next Dramatists and Directors Meeting

Thursday November 13th, 1pm - 2.30pm at the Groucho Club

Next Artists’ Meeting

There are no more Artist Meetings in 2014. Dates for 2015 will be posted in due course.

Next Creatives’ and Theatre Meetings

None currently scheduled.

IDEAS

Members - Please feel free to get in touch with your thoughts on topics and speakers for PMA meetings. If we can, we will!

ABOUT US

We are the leading professional body for talent agencies in the UK.

The PMA is a membership organisation for agents who represent actors, writers and directors. It was set up over 60 years ago with the intention of encouraging good practice among agents by encouraging better communication between agents and better communciation from agents to the industry.

JOIN THE PMA

As a member you will part of a unique network of over 150 agencies in the UK

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO

If you are interested in joining the PMA you will find all the information you need in the application form, downloadable in this section. Please also look at the About Us section to find out more about our work.

MEETINGS

Meetings generally take place on the second Wednesday of each month. These meetings alternate each month between the Artists’ Agents and Dramatists’ and Directors’ agents. Meetings may be to discuss current industry issues (as suggested by members) or they may take the form of Q&As with relevant industry representatives.

COMMUNICATION

Between meetings, communication is co-ordinated via email and the website so advice and current information is always available. You will also have access to a vast resource library in the Members Area which includes all current standard agreements.

TWO GROUPS

PMA Members divide into two key groups: Artists Agents and Dramatists and Directors Agents.

INTERESTS

In addition there are a number of smaller groups representing a range of interests.

DOWNLOAD FORMS

Need to fill an admin vacancy?

Sign in to the Members Section and select Post a Vacancy, write your ad, press the send button to post. It will automatically be published in the vacancy list. Please note the PMA does not carry ads for agents.

Ads will automatically delete after 2 weeks. To edit or delete email info@thepma.com

VACANCIES

The Vacancy List: Looking for a start or a next step in an agency?
Current assistant and admin vacancies are posted below.

United Agents LLP

Temp

– Posted October 20th 2014

We are currently looking for an experienced Temp to work across the company, in particular within the Actors Department. Experience of working within an Actors Agency or in casting is an absolute must, together with a good working knowledge of the industry and Casting Directors.

Please send CV and covering email to jobs@unitedagents.co.uk – please mark your application clearly with the word TEMP in the subject heading.

The Markham Agency

Assistant /Junior Agent Commercials Division

– Posted October 16th 2014

The Markham Agency is looking to recruit a junior agent / assistant to join its growing talent management team. It is imperative that the successful candidate have at least 18 months experience of working in an agency within the industry.
As a junior in our organisation you will work both independently, and with fellow colleagues to pro-actively seek new commercial talent, help manage our existing client base, and strive to secure new and exciting opportunities on our clients’ behalf.
A knowledge of Agent File would be an advantage
A more complete job description is available and will be forwarded on.
In the first instance applications with CVs should be sent to careers@themarkhamagency.com.

The Markham Agency is currently being sponsored by Goldman Sachs and UCL as part of their10KSB programme and they are supporting and mentoring our current development plans.

Cole Kitchenn Personal Management

12 Week Internship

– Posted October 16th 2014

We are looking for an intern to join our very busy office.

Main duties will include –
* Answering phones and emails
* Assisting all agents
* Manning the reception for ROAR Global
* Attending performances and events
* Filing and day-to-day office admin

We would be looking for someone who has a passion for the entertainment industry, is hard working and has some admin / office based experience.

Please note that this is an expenses only position.

Please email a CV & covering letter to info@colekitchenn.com

United Agents LLP

Agents’ Assistant – Film & Television Department

– Posted October 10th 2014

We’re currently recruiting for an Assistant to work within our Film & Television Department, reporting solely to an Agent specializing in directors and screenwriters. Responsibilities will include all aspects of talent management – dealing with clients, broadcasters, producers and the media on a daily basis and maintaining the smooth running of the office.

The successful candidate will have exceptional organisational, written and verbal skills, a good knowledge of film, television and theatre, has a can-do attitude and is proficient in the use of MS Office. Experience in talent management would be beneficial.

Closing date 24 October 2014.

Please note we do not accept applications or enquiries by telephone or requests for feedback.

Because we often have a large response to our advertised positions, we cannot always respond to all applications