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Summer - Comedy Agent Training Program

United Talent Agency

Los Angeles, CA 08-29-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
UTA 's Comedy department is in search of recent and/or upcoming graduates to join our Comedy Touring Agent Training Program in SUMMER 2023.
Our distinctive and world-renowned roster of comic talent is unrivaled in the industry. From college tours to arenas, from stand-up to podcasts. There is no other way for an artist to feel as close to their fans as when they show their craft, and this team makes it happen! Our Comedy Touring department is comprised of ambitious and collaborative individuals who are passionate about building our clients' careers from the ground up.

The Agent Training Program is the industry's best known and most desirable early career development opportunity. We look for curious, innovative, and hard-working candidates with impeccable interpersonal and communication skills to join the legacy that is the UTA Training Program.

This position is full-time with benefits, offering opportunities in our Beverly Hills and New York offices.

What You Need:
• Previous booking experience preferred, whether in a professional environment or on campus
• Experience serving on a student activities board is desired
• General business knowledge and passion for comedy
• Strong Project Management skills
• Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
• Strong problem-solving, listening and skills
• Excellent communication and writing skills
• Well-organized, able to work with deadlines
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited university required

What You'll Get:

Trainees begin with UTA University, our in-house education program. These curated classes will equip colleagues with the necessary skills needed to thrive in an agency and build a foundation that can lead to a successful career in the entertainment business. Then based on business needs, participants will apply to work for Agents and Executives of all levels, across the department, with the goal to obtain an apprentice style learning opportunity, as an Assistant.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpb4p4-3-238-90-95-42 in your application.

Company Profile
United Talent Agency

Leading global talent and entertainment company United Talent Agency represents many of the most acclaimed figures across film, television, news, music, sports, theater, fine art, literature, video games, podcasts and other social and digital content.