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Posted on July 25, 2017

PA to MD – Immediate Start

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 28 July 2017

Passion Pictures Films’ first documentary ONE DAY IN SEPTEMBER, was conceived and produced by JOHN BATTSEK and went on to win an Academy Award in 1999. Passion has since been at the forefront of feature documentary production – as evidenced by a prolific run of multi-award-winning films, a reputation for securing international theatrical releases and – as of 2017 – an unprecedented twelve consecutive years premiering films at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival.

Notable titles include: RESTREPO, THE TILLMAN STORY, THE IMPOSTER, SEARCHING FOR SUGARMAN, WINTER ON FIRE, HILLSBOROUGH and LISTEN TO ME MARLON – these films, amongst others, see Passion collaborate with some of the most exciting filmmakers, writers, journalists, editors, composers, cinematographers and production partners working in the industry today. We hope that our films connect, move and inspire through the power of extraordinary true stories.

Job overview:

The ideal candidate will be bright, enthusiastic and hard-working, offering the highest level of support to the MD of Passion Pictures Films. As PA to the MD organisation and professionalism is key. Responsible for diary management, travel, preparing reels and trailers on Vimeo, liaising with all levels of staff and assisting with aspects of home management.

Requirements:

•Two years’ experience in a similar position.

•An interest in films and documentaries.

•Demonstrated ability to be proactive, take initiative and exercise good judgement, discretion and confidentiality in all tasks.

•Good knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, Word, Powerpoint and Excel).

•Ability to plan and organise calls and meetings for various time zones.

•Affinity with animals as the MD has a dog.

What are you like?

•Committed and Supportive.

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

•Exacting attention to detail.

•Demonstrating a proactive, organised and methodical work ethic.

•Possess integrity, honesty, discretion and patience.

•Ability to prioritise work.

 

All applications must be submitted to [email protected] by Friday 28th July.