WFTV Breakfast: Top Tips for Recruiting

9th November 2017 09:00

Thursday 9 November| 9:00am – 10:45am |Theatres Trust, 22 Charing Cross Road

We all want to get the best people onboard our projects, but how can we find and retain a top team?

Founder & Managing Director of Nifty Talent, Edd Buckley shares his expertise on attracting, retaining and developing staff for film and television projects.

Join Edd as he advises you how to find talent, utilise social media, sell your opportunity and negotiate pay rates and flexible working needs.  Edd will also suggest what sort of benefits and training you should offer your employees to ensure they get the most out of their time in your employment.

Breakfast will be served at 9:00am for a prompt 9:30am start.

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Edd Buckley: Nifty Talent 

Nifty Talent is a specialist recruitment and crewing consultancy for the media production industry – covering film, television, animation, digital media, branded content and radio.

It was launched by Edd Buckley, former Talent Executive at the award-winning production company Blast! Films, and came out of a need for more thorough and modern recruitment processes for our fast-paced and rapidly changing industry which is facing growing demands from all sides.

Edd has recruited Executive Producers, Production Executives, Series Producers, Series Directors, Production Managers, Special Projects Managers, Producer/Directors, Development Producers, Digital Producers, Casting Producers, Preditors, Directors of Photography, Camera Operators, Editors, Archive Producers, Production Accountants, Office Managers, Assistant Producers, Production Coordinators, Researchers, Camera Assistants and Edit Assistants.

This has included crewing up projects for broadcasters including the BBC, Channel4, Channel 5, Sky, Discovery, A&E Networks, Scripps Networks and MSNBC, digital platforms including All4, Amazon Prime, Hulu, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram and a variety of corporate clients.


Thursday 9 November
From 9:00am to 10:45am
Theatres Trust
22 Charing Cross Rd