Bentkey Ventures (The Daily Wire) is looking for a Hair & Makeup Artist to join our Production team near Palm Beach, Florida. The Hair & Makeup Artist will play a key role in supporting the Bentkey Ventures Production Department by applying make-up, styling hair, and managing Talent wardrobe to make our Talent and show guests look their best. Ideally, this role will have previous experience as a make-up artist on a live production set. Please include a link to your work when submitting your resume. If you feel you are the right fit for this position, we look forward to hearing from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Makeup application and hair styling, according to their needs and appearances of talent and guests
  • Apply make-up for Talent on as-needed basis for various Bentkey projects
  • Ensure effective approach in hair styling technique for a variety of different hair lengths and textures to support the creative vision
  • Maintain an understanding of the impact of lighting on hair and make-up in studio
  • Apply touch-ups as necessary
  • Assist talent in removing make-up from face and wardrobe after completion of filming
  • Suggest skin care routines
  • Maintain awareness of health and safety issues and legislation
  • Sanitize all makeup products and tools following each use
  • Style hair according to make-up
  • Maintain make-up inventory and restock supplies as needed
  • Manage talent wardrobe
  • Arrange dry-cleaning services for talent wardrobe
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience & Requirements:

  • Previous experience working as a professional hair and make-up artist
  • Previous experience as a make-up artist on a live production set (i.e. TV, film, commercials)
  • Knowledgeable about professional make-up application and hair styling techniques
  • Specialized training in make-up application for TV/film production
  • Talent for creating personalized make-up application for each client
  • Understanding of basic color theory to match skin tones to complimentary colors
  • Must demonstrate ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Must demonstrate positive morale among staff and contractors
  • Must represent the company and supervisors in a demonstrated positive fashion with staff, clients, contractors and other partners internal and external
  • Must work to advance the interests of the company at all times

Additional Details

  • Reports to: Production Manager
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Employment type: Part-time; Non-Exempt
  • Compensation: $24-$28; Dependent upon experience

To learn more about Bentkey, please visit the following Daily Wire Facebook and YouTube page links:

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Bentkey Ventures provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Please Note: Bentkey Ventures participates in E-Verify and performs background checks on all new hires. We will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Thank you.