Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Universal City

Description

VP, Scripted Programming
48697BR
TV Content & Production
Global Distribution and International
Responsibilities
The VP, Scripted Programming, NBCU International TV Studios, will be responsible for scripted content development with an emphasis on managing current production series for the NBCU International TV Studios creative group.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Support the scripted development, current production and second window sales of the internal production companies at NBCU International TV Studios.
Ensure a consistent level of quality is achieved and maintained on all scripted creative fronts. Serve as a creative custodian/trouble-shooter/problem-solver on both current series and production, providing creative feedback and guidance, as needed.
Support the sale of International Studios produced shows from across the word into second window venues on the US Networks and SVOD platforms.
Leverage existing relationships at broadcast and cable networks, their parent companies, and emerging digital distribution platforms to help drive the pitch and program sales process.
Foster a culture of creative risk-taking and fiscal responsibility.
Maintain strong relationships with all internal stakeholders, as well as agency heads and high-level talent, to cement NBCU International TV Production as a desired destination for suppliers and talent.

Qualifications/Requirements
Basic Qualifications
Minimum eight (8) years’ experience in television production and development with a proven track record of producing, developing, and selling scripted series

Eligibility Requirements
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA.
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including a credit check.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program.
Desired Characteristics
Preferred Skills/Experience
Previous international experience preferred.
Current programming and/or hands-on producing experience is highly preferred.
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain extensive and productive relationships with cable network buyers, creative talent, production companies, and the agency community.
Start-up experience and/or the proven ability to actively grow a business is highly preferred.
Proven understanding of the entertainment production process, including production costs, timelines, and production cycles.
Ability to work effectively with peers, colleagues, and superiors, with a special emphasis on communicating creative goals and the value of intellectual properties to various constituents.
Proven success in wooing and managing talent.
Sub-BusinessNGDI Studios
Career Level
Experienced
CityUniversal City
State/Province
California
CountryUnited States
About Us
International Studios delivers award-winning international television to millions across the globe. Based in London, NBCUniversal International Studios’ in-house production labels include: Carnival Films, Monkey Kingdom and Australian-based Matchbox Pictures. Additionally, NBCUniversal International Studios operates a joint production venture with Working Title Television and Heyday Television, owns an equity stake in LARK Productions in Canada (Motive) and has a first look deal with Hardy Son & Baker and 87 Films. It also operates a prolific global formats business, which licenses and produces content in over 70 territories worldwide.
Notices
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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