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Assistant directors work closely with the director to choose scripts, audition potential cast members and crew, make sure the project remains on schedule and supervise the makeup and costume departments. They may make set changes. Some advise the performers what time they need to be on set.

Skillset: Strong communication skills are necessary to work with others to ensure a production comes in on budget and on time. Communication skills help assistant directors work with actors to convey the story the way the director wants to tell the story. Assistant directors need creativity to assist in making changes to the script.

Education: Assistant directors should take classes in writing, acting, journalism, communication, business and arts management. The best training for assistant directors is working on a production to learn the process of making a movie.

Career Path: In order to advance to director, one should consider earning a bachelor's degree. Some earn a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree. With experience, assistant directors can work on larger and more expensive productions. After they build a solid reputation, assistant directors can advance to being directors.

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The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) advances discovery and innovation through extreme-scale computing, science-enabling...
Assistant Director CHILD & YOUTH PROGRAM FLEET & FAMILY READINESS NAVAL BASE KITSAP $20.23/hr Administers developmentally appropriate prog...
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The Haven of Transylvania County Assistant Director The Haven, Transylvania County's only homeless shelter, is seeking a reliable & motivated...
OVERVIEW: Under the direction of the Associate Director of the Alumni Association, develop, market, implement, and evaluate assigned Alumni...
Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition is hiring! Assistant Director Position The Coalition is a rapidly growing, independent nonprofit organization...
Catholic Charities Brooklyn & Queens is a multi-site non-profit social service agency serving the boroughs of Brooklyn & Queens and has a full...
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