Full Time Director’s Assistant
In Melbourne VIC
The Sweet Shop
Position: Directors Assistant
Location: Melbourne VIC
We are currently seeking an entry level full time Directors Assistant in our Melbourne office. We are looking for someone who has a thorough understanding of film, a passion for photography and visual trends.
We work across all facets of the industry including commercials, television, film, music videos, social media and interactive content. We partner with top global brands, advertising agencies and music companies as a world leader in creative content and communications.
You are able to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment. Along with a fantastic attention to detail, you are also highly motivated, show initiative, are a problem solver, friendly and you are willing to learn new skills and be part of a great team of people. You have an interest in photography and visual mediums.
ABOUT THE JOB
We are looking for someone who has a passion and thorough understanding of film and visual trends. This role primarily involves image research and creation of visual treatments in collaboration with our directors. You will also assist in the management and creation of pre-production documents, editing of casting videos, proofreading of documents, and some basic management of our edit suite facilities.
Strong knowledge and experience with InDesign is essential. An understanding of the Adobe Creative Cloud suite – in particular Premiere Pro and Photoshop – is highly desirable, experience in writing and proofreading a bonus. It is essential that you are able to manage your own time, work within a team environment, show initiative and an eagerness to learn.
We are a global boutique production company with seven fully serviced offices in all corners of the globe and a localised, friendly approach. Our Directors are true artisans of film craft. Whether it’s TV commercials, feature films, music videos or digital content, they’re fiercely proud of the stuff they make and how they make it.
Start: Monday 30th October
To apply we require a resume, cover letter addressing these key skills, and a sample of your design folio and/or any treatments you have completed.
Shortlisted applicants will be asked to prepare a visual treatment based on a supplied brief.