Casting Assistant Resume

 

Kerry Cordova

604 Harmony Lane

Pleasantville, CA 94588

(925) 555-1234

CASTING DIRECTOR – FILM INDUSTRY

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RESTORE CASTING, Wilmington, NC  2006 to Present

Casting Assistant/Manager (Film and Television)

 Built company while in school and through networking production companies,including: Paramount, Sony Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Miramax, DreamWorks SKG, Warner Brothers, Spelling Entertainment, Buena Vista.

  • Supervised and handled issues and multiple special events related to casting assignments including public relations and marketing. Designed strategies for effectiveauditions, call backs with directors and special events.
  • Communicated with media outlets (newspapers, television, radio stations) toorganize promotions, press events and casting calls.
  • Coordinated multiple film and television departmental personnel to manage highprofile personalities and their individual requirements. Arbitrated negotiations betweenhigh profile personalities and unions (SAG and AFTRA).
  • Successfully developed and implemented database software to support castingactivities.
  • Researched and produced protocol to ensure strict adherence to child labor lawsin various states.
  • Researched and wrote infrastructure, standards, goals, policy and procedure, and systems

     Casting       Multi-Project/Multi-Task Oriented

     Knowledge of Film Industry       Business Trend Analysis

     Research Efficiency/Organization       Customer Relationship Management

     Media/Relations/Public Relations       Major Client Account Communications

     Media Efficiency/Integrations       Vendor Relationship Management

     Creative, Team Oriented General Manager       Marketing Business Development

CAREER PROFILE

  • Work well under pressure in demanding, time-sensitive environments. Appreciate challenges, diversity and creative opportunity. An assertive, proven leader withtransferable skills from freelance casting, media relations, a film production backgroundand management roles.
  • Experienced writer/public relations professional from creative film business background including; a unique and dynamic skills set as a creative program leader with various project skills in the area of personnel/casting. Interaction with multiple film and entertainment industry professionals, and all aspects of sales, marketing, advertising, and public.
  • Strong negotiation skills in a union and non-union setting; legal knowledge includes various labor laws.
  • Extensive event planning and project coordination skills include planning press and promotional events as well as casting calls and related film, television and Production work

 

EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT

WILMINGTON, Whilmington, NC

Bachelor of Arts in Communications with an Emphasis in Media Production, August 2007

Major Projects:

              Writing for Television; Writing for Radio; Commercial Writing; Media Theory

 

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