Looking for Talented People?
We understand the fine nuances of this industry’s complex needs better than anyone else. That tiny detail that means someone simply won’t work for your role. That tiny detail that means they will…
Here’s how we work with you
Whether it’s to win new business, deliver programming to the highest standard or lead that make or break commission, once we’ve agreed an Executive Search brief, we channel all our creativity into matchmaking. We’ll scour, network, interview, influence and shortlist for your role quickly, to provide a mix of established as well as different senior talent.
Senior and in-house positions we cover:
Heads of Department (Fact Ent, Factual, Development, Production)
Director of Programmes
Executive Producer – project and permanent
Core Development team
We keep our connections current, support and champion talent from all walks of life, and pride ourselves on thinking creatively to bring surprising options to the table. Quick turnaround is our forte, as staffing across leading groups and indies means that freelancers’ availability is at our fingertips, and candidates always pick up the phone to hear what brilliant projects we have on our books.
We know budgets are tight – we’ve been where you’re sitting. Let’s have a chat and we’ll find a way to work together.
Some of the project staffing positions we cover:
Executive Producer / Showrunner
Creative Producer / Creative Director (branded/digital)
Producer / Director
Production Executives, Line Producers & Production Managers.
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"We gave Talented People a brief for a Series P/D role and they went straight to work and came back quickly with great options, which demonstrated that they understood the needs of the series and what the Commissioning Editor was looking for. It was a pleasure working with them both."
Head of Production, MiddleChild
"Kimberly and Rosie helped us find an SP for a tricky doc series. They did an incredibly thorough job in a very short space of time and were hugely helpful and communicative. I wouldn’t hesitate to use their services again."
Managing Director, Hello Halo
“Efficient, intuitive, collaborative and with a great network of contacts and deep industry knowledge, Talented People have become our go-to partners for the majority of production staffing needs.”
Simon Andreae, CEO, Fremantle UK
“Kimberly, Rosie and the team at Talented People have been an incredible resource for Voltage. They pick up on briefs quickly and work with a vast contact book and knowledge of the best talent in the industry for given roles. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend their services.”
Amanda Hibbitts, Head of Production, Voltage
“We highly rate Talented People. As a small but growing company ourselves, finding the right talent is crucial. TP are collaborative and have natural instinct – not just for who has the right skillset for a role, but for who would fit well into our team. They handle searches discreetly with professionalism and warmth.”
Dov Freedman, CEO & Founder, Curious Films
“Crewing up has become harder than ever so these are the guys that you want fighting your corner. Kimberly, Rosie and their team are quick to understand our needs and brilliant at only putting forward genuinely suitable candidates. Their insight into the industry and vast knowledge of the talent pool means you get fantastic added value whenever they carry out a search.”
Rob Butterfield, Director of Programmes, Ricochet
“We’ve found Talented People very helpful to work with. They are fast, responsive and have an excellent understanding of the needs of a production company and the roles within them. They are collaborative and good at assessing how people might fit within our teams.”
Alex Cooke, CEO, Renegade
“The team at Talented People are incredible. They tirelessly search for just the right person for every role, but they also keep you constantly updated. They genuinely care as much about each search as you do! Their contacts with freelancers are extensive and they always get great results.”
Cal Turner, Head of Factual Entertainment, Naked
“The team at Talented People are incredible. They tirelessly search for just the right person for every role, but they also keep you constantly updated. They care as much about each search as I do! Their contacts with freelancers are extensive and they always get great results.”
Emma Lorenz, Deputy Creative Director, Wonderhood Studios
“It made a huge a difference having Talented People’s help with finding a new Production Exec to join Spun Gold. They had great contacts and pulled together a fantastic shortlist very quickly – saved me hours and added huge value with their insight.”
Eleanor Bailey, Director of Operations, Spun Gold
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