The team will develop projects from inception of idea to series by hearing pitches, reading spec scripts, identifying available IP, crafting and delivering notes to executive producers, and communicating creative direction between network and studios and production companies.
Field pitches, identify trends, and help establish the strategic development goals for the Drama Department.
Heavy scheduling and call-rolling, preparing Exec for meetings, maintaining internal project status reports, and liaising between departments.
This is a pivotal role in which the candidate will contribute in the building and implementation of diversity, equity and inclusion practices across the NBCUniversal portfolio in this fast-paced, rapidly growing department which is the first of its kind to cover Film, TV¸ and Streaming.
Collaborates with senior production executives to develop projects from idea through the production process and works as a junior in independently handling work and meetings.
Oversees every aspect of assigned primetime series on network, cable and streaming services. This includes the reading and evaluation of weekly material regarding concept, character development, character definition, story structure, humor and dialogue.
Seeking someone who’s motivated, a self-starter and eager to learn with some desk experience.
Job duties include heavy scheduling, rolling calls, maintaining internal records, compiling HR reports, and providing general support to the staff.
Works directly with the directors, writers, producers and post-production team on projects in development and/or filming.
Collaborate with key creatives (producers, directors, writers) on development projects, taking initiative to move projects forward. Provide clear and supportive feedback to creative teams at all stages of development and production.
Schedule meetings, pitches and calls for agents and clients. Interface with high-profile clients, prospective clients, managers and network executives.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for scripted television and artist representation in the entertainment business as well as interest in international business development.
Duties include reading and evaluating scripts, finding new talent and emerging voices, creating lists of directors, writers, and actors.
Job requirements include scheduling calls, compiling bid sheets, booking travel, general office management, copy editing treatments, job related research and interfacing with directors.