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casting director resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Summary
CASTING DIRECTOR offering outstanding presentation, communication and cross-cultural team management skills. High-energy, results-oriented leader with an entrepreneurial attitude. Ambitious individual who creates strategic alliances with organization leaders to effectively align with and support key business initiatives. Builds and retains high performance teams by developing and motivating skilled professionals. 
Skills
  • Project management
  • Leadership/communication skills
  • Product development
  • Negotiations expert
  • Employee relations
  • Self-motivated
  • Customer-oriented
Core Accomplishments
Operations Management:
  • Managed the development of sets.
  • Handled all functions related to making sure all actors have the necessary equipment.
    Staff Development:
    • Launched well-received program of professional development courses for all staff.
    • Mentored and coached actors and actresses resulting in a 12% increase in productivity.
    Project Management:
    • Initiated multiple projects which resulted in many actress and actors moving on to bigger and better roles.
    • Helped other casting directors find the exact look for their upcoming projects.
    Experience
    02/2014 to Current
    Casting Director Vox Media Washington, DC,
    Saw day to day operations on different casting calls. 
    Came up with different mood boards for different projects.
    Helped actors and actress find the perfect role.
    Chaperones for different productions across the United States.
    03/2007 to Current
    Casting Director Vox Media NY, State,
    Freelance: Helped other companies with their casting and also managed different actors for different roles.
    07/2002 to 11/2006
    Casting Director (lower level) Crst International Blackstone, IL,
    Helped with day to day casting activities:
    • Check in Actors and making sure all their information was correct.
    • Filling important documents on these casting days.
    • Making sure the casting ran smoothly with getting actors in in out.
    • Made the calls to these participates on whether they got the part.
    05/1999 to 05/2001
    Equipment Manager CW11 City, STATE,
    Managed team of 15 of professionals and making sure all equipment was accounted for at all times.
    Education and Training
    Expected in 1995 to to
    Associate of Arts: Performing Arts
    HB Studios - New York, NY
    GPA:
    Member of Drama Club
    Academic Achievement Award
    Expected in 1998 to to
    Bachelor of Arts: Production
    Dell'Arte International - Blue Lake, CA
    GPA:
    3.9 GPA
    Expected in to to
    Bachelor of Arts:
    - ,
    GPA:

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    Resume Overview

    School Attended

    • HB Studios
    • Dell'Arte International

    Job Titles Held:

    • Casting Director
    • Casting Director
    • Casting Director (lower level)
    • Equipment Manager

    Degrees

    • Associate of Arts
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • Bachelor of Arts

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