Speaking at Animex Talk
Ben has been resourcing and recruiting top talent for the visual effects industry for over ten years.
Before joining MPC, Ben worked at Framestore, the BBC and Ascent Media in their demanding recruitment teams, finding talent for high-profile films such as Avatar, War Horse and The Tale of Despereaux. A member of the Animation Skills Council for Skillset, Ben also works directly with universities and students, forging links between industry and education; ensuring graduates' career development remains at the forefront in finding the best talent.
Talk: Recruiters Panel session – Breaking into the industry
Recruiters from several studios join us for a panel discussing how to break into the industry and give advice on the steps you can take to advancing your career. The search for animation and visual effects talent is incredibly competitive and studios are often fishing in the same pool. This panel will look at how recruiters and studio representatives do their work, and just what it is that could help you catch their eye.
- Thursday 13 February: 1:30pm
- Friday 14 February: 1:30pm
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