The PMA

PMA NOTICES

Next Dramatists’ and Directors’ Agents Meeting

Wednesday September 13th, 2017. 1.00 - 2.30pm at St Anne's, Soho (55 Dean Street)

Next Artists’ Agents Meeting

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017. 1.00pm - 2.30pm at St Anne's Church, 55 Dean Street, Soho.

ABOUT US

We are the leading professional body for talent agencies in the UK.

The PMA is a membership organisation for agents who represent actors, writers and directors. It was set up over 60 years ago with the intention of encouraging good practice among agents by encouraging better communication between agents and better communciation from agents to the industry.

The PMA does not provide advice about finding an agent. If you are looking for an agent you will need to contact individual agencies directly. You may find our list of member agencies useful – available to download at the bottom of this page.

JOIN THE PMA

As a member you will part of a unique network of over
170 agencies in the UK

As a PMA member your agency will have access to:

THE PMA NETWORK ONLINE

Advice and current information is always available on the members’ email forum. You will also have access to a vast resource library in the Members Area online which includes current standard agreements.

PMA MEETINGS AND EVENTS

PMA members meet every month (alternating between Artists’ Agents and Dramatists’ and Directors’ Agents). Meetings may be to discuss current industry issues or they may take the form of Q&As with relevant industry representatives. In addition to the monthly meetings there are a number of smaller work groups representing a wide range of specific interests and current issues.

APPLICATION

To apply for membership you will need:

MEMBERSHIP FEES

Annual membership (exc VAT) is: £350.00 for agencies of less than 10 employees and £650.00 for agencies of 10 or more employees. Membership runs from January to December.

If you have any questions about membership please email: mailto:info@thepma.com.

If you are ready to apply please click here:

Application Form

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Please consider the notes below before completing the application form on the next page.

Eligibility

Download template letter for your Bank or Accountant

Application Process

Applications are considered by the PMA Council at quarterly meetings.

You will be notified of decisions as quickly as possible thereafter. If your application is successful we will invoice for your subscription payment. Current fees are listed below.

If you have any queries please email info@thepma.com

Membership Fees

Annual membership (exc VAT) is:

£350.00 for agencies of less than 10 employees working in film, theatre and tv.

£650.00 for agencies of 10 or more employees working in film, theatre and tv.

Membership runs from Jan – Dec. If you join mid-year (after June) you will be only be invoiced for half the year.

Please review the highlighted fields below to ensure that you have completed all the required fields and checked the confirmation checkboxes.

If your agency is less than two years old please note previous experience at another agency.
(e.g. mainly artists representation or literary representation)
Please name four current clients and state how long they have been with the agency.
Must be supported by two current PMA members.
This application is supported by the company director/s. I/we have read the pma code of conduct for membership and undertake to carry out *my/our obligations thereunder

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Next steps ... you will be asked to email two written references from current PMA members and evidence of a separate client account signed by your bank or accountant.

New member applications are reviewed at PMA Council Meetings, generally in January, April, July and November. You may be asked to provide additional information at that stage or will be contacted soon after with a decision.

If you need any further information please contact The PMA at info@thepma.com<

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Need to fill an admin vacancy?

Sign in to the Members Section and select Post a Vacancy, write your ad, press the send button to post. It will automatically be published in the vacancy list. Please note the PMA does not carry ads for agents.

Ads will automatically delete after 2 weeks. To edit or delete email info@thepma.com

VACANCIES

The Vacancy List: Looking for a start or a next step in an agency?
Current assistant and admin vacancies are posted below.

Steve Nealon Associates Ltd

Assistant

– Posted August 18th 2017

We are looking for a part-time assistant for sporadic work (mainly afternoons). You would be based in our office in Mayfair (close to Green Park). Would suit someone who has spent some time assisting and who is seeking more experience. Must be:
Confident working independently and have the ability to learn quickly.
Have an excellent phone manner.
Be IT literate.
Have used Tagmin and Spotlight.
Be willing to attend shows regularly.
Be positive and open to constructive feedback.
Applicants should live in London within Zones 1-6.
Please do not apply if you are not confident working with Tagmin and the Spotlight link.
Please send CV and cover email to steve@stevenealonassociates.com

Oxford Adams Associates

Senior Agents Assistant to TV/Film agent.

– Posted August 16th 2017

Senior Agent’s Assistant – Full Time

Oxford Adams Associates are looking for a full-time senior agent’s assistant within our TV/Film department, room for fast growth within the company for the right person.

A minimum of 2 years experience is required. (Knowledge of tagmin desirable)

We are based in Wardour Street in Soho.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to: simon@oxfordadamsassociates.com

Identity Agency Group (IAG)

Agent’s Assistant – Full Time

– Posted August 16th 2017

The Identity Agency Group (IAG) is one of the UK’s leading personal management agencies.

We are looking for a full-time agent’s assistant to grow within the company. Tasks will include: assisting a senior agent, answering calls, admin, liaising with clients and casting directors, marketing, and general office duties.

We are looking for someone who is extremely organised, with excellent written and verbal communication skills, and able to work under pressure. Applicants must have previous experience either within a talent agency or within casting, and be looking to pursue this as a career. You must be computer literate, confident on the phone and have a strong working knowledge of the industry.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to: Ikki@identityagencygroup.com

The Narrow Road Company

Agents Assistant

– Posted August 12th 2017

Agent’s Assistant

The Narrow Road Company (London) are currently looking for a full-time Agents Assistant to join our fast paced team. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the agency, including liaising with with clients and industry professionals.

Exceptional organisational, written and verbal skills are essential, together with a good knowledge of (and passion for) film, television and theatre. We’re looking for someone who is a team player with a high level of computer literacy, a good sense of humour, an eye for detail and ideally experience in Agent file/Tagmin The successful candidate will have experience, either having worked in an actors agency or in casting.

Please send CV and covering email to james@narrowroad.co.uk

Tavistock Wood

Agent’s Assistant

– Posted August 7th 2017

We are looking for an assistant to be the dedicated professional personal assistant of one of our co-founders. This role requires someone with experience of working in a busy office, preferably within the industry. It will be fast-paced and we need someone who can work speedily and efficiently whilst keeping calm under pressure. Above all candidates must have strong organisational skills and be able to pick things up quickly. We need someone who can think on their feet and take initiative. Duties will vary from scheduling meetings, managing diaries to processing contracts and dealing with a degree of personal admin. This role requires someone who is a good communicator. A high level of attention to detail is needed along with discretion and tact. A literary-based degree is preferable, but not obligatory.