Creator Management - Content and Live

Casting Manager

Mumbai, Maharashtra   |   Full Time

About OML:

OML is a new media and entertainment company that partners with creators to build content, IPs & live experiences that impact culture and help brands come closer to consumers. Headquartered in Mumbai with teams in Russia, Poland & Thailand, OML was founded in 2001 to book and manage artistes across all genres of entertainment. Today our operations span a prolific and award-winning content studio that packages and produces shows for OTT platforms, live events production and a global brand solutions business. 

From the beginnings of OML as an artist management agency to the advent of modern-day content marketing, we have helped our clients thrive in the face of disruption while setting trends in talent representation, marketing and sponsorship; inspiring industry change in events and licensing; and helping reshape the digital landscape. As technology further shifts the balance of power in media and puts more power in the hands of the creator, OML is uniquely positioned to create opportunities for our clients and partners around the globe. 


Key responsibilities:

a. Understanding scripts to be able to shortlist suitable talent for every role

b. Ability to build networks with writers, directors, and casting agencies

c. Scout for acting talent and knowledge of up-and-coming talent in the industry

d. Determining budgets basis all factors (this includes, usage, exclusivity, shoot hours/days, etc.) and pitching in-house talent accordingly

e. Arrange for auditions and keep track of the project status

f. Pitch in house talent across agencies for auditions across TVCs, web shows, and films.

g. Keep track of all upcoming projects - films/series/short films/sketches (in the pre-production stage), find out details, and connect to the right POC for casting.

h. Contract negotiation skills to achieve mutual satisfaction


Skills:

a. Ability to maintain knowledge of industry trends

b. Updated with the upcoming projects 

c. Current knowledge of available acting talent

d. Instinct to recognize talent

e. Good communication and negotiation skills

f. Good networking skills

g. Should have a network of agents & agencies to know of upcoming projects.


Qualifications and Prior Experience:

a. 2+ years experience working with a production house or a casting agency

b. Should have worked on at least a few released projects (Films/sketch/series)

c. Preferably a graduate from Film School


Our values:

  1. We build opportunities for our artists, brands and fans; and it’s important for us to be reliable and efficient 

  2. We demonstrate honesty, excellence and commitment to success 

  3. ‘It’s not my job’ is not part of our vocabulary, we even stuff envelopes 

  4. We make mistakes, but only to learn from them to build resilience 

  5. We take care of ourselves and our colleagues 

  6. We are our own managers 

  7. We are committed to equality and inclusion 

  8. We are mindful of the strain on the Earth's resources and are committed to reversing the trend with our behaviours where possible 


Thank you!

Thank you for taking the time to go through the opportunity we have to offer.  

If you apply, please do not share your photo, age, gender, religion or ethnicity in your resume. You do not even need to share your last name.  (We want to eliminate biases on any of these parameters while we decide on our shortlisted candidates)

We will get in touch with you if your profile gets shortlisted.

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