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Personal Assistant

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10073077 Location Sydney, Australia Business Industrial Light & Magic Date posted Feb. 12, 2024

Job Summary:

The Personal Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the EIC and studio leadership. The Personal Assistant is on the front line for the EIC’s office and assists with scheduling appointments, diary management, travel and other administrative duties.  We are looking for a PA that is personable, detail oriented, highly organised, discreet and able to multitask in a fast paced environment.

We are looking for a team member who reflects the innovative spirit, production excellence, collaborative mindset and passion for great filmmaking that define ILM.

On any given day, you might…

  • Organise and maintain diaries and making appointments for several Executives on a daily basis – managing their diary and responding to meeting requests on their behalf

  • Act as the Executives’ first point of contact with people from both inside and outside the organisation

  • Execute complex travel arrangements (including international travel) including visa procurement

  • Get actively involved in organising studio wide initiatives and events as required

  • Meeting document preparation including agenda preparation and distribution

  • Assisting in the management of Executive team members such as presentation and meeting preparations and logistics. General administrative support (Task tracking, document printing, NDAs, etc)

Here are the skills and experience you need to be successful in this role:

  • At least 5 years’ experience providing executive level administrative support preferably within the entertainment industry

  • Demonstrated professionalism and ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality

  • Ability to handle many tasks efficiently with a high level of detail and accuracy within a fast-paced, multi-project environment

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with all levels of leadership and with the ability to use correct etiquette when speaking with productions, agencies, other studios, etc. 

  • Keen eye for detail, highly proactive and able to remain calm under pressure


This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

About Industrial Light & Magic:

Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, Disney Parks, and Experiences and Products. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ILM (Australia) Pty. Ltd., which is part of a business we call Industrial Light & Magic.

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