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Executive in Charge, Unscripted Production

A+E Networks

New York, NY 05-06-2022
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
Job Description
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Currently, all staff and non-staff are working remotely except for select roles that have an in office requirement. We value the health and safety of the people that work for us above all else, and our office re-openings will remain contingent on the course of the COVID variants and federal, state and local safety guidelines and recommendations.

As a key executive member of the group, you will work directly with the unscripted creative team, production management, and corporate legal and finance teams, guiding unscripted content production from development through final delivery process.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Supervise team of Production Supervisors, Line Producers, Production Managers at the show level.
• Manage production challenges with show teams.
• Communicate with network clients regarding state/progress of production, budgets, milestones and deliverables.
• Supervise creation of new show/series budgets and production plans and schedules.
• Oversee the daily financial management of production projects, creating efficient production models. Includes working with production management and accounting in tracking show costs and schedules to ensure on time and on budget delivery. Communicate any variances to network clients.
• Facilitate tax credit evaluation and procedures.
• Support projects during transition from development to production.
• Negotiate with agents for showrunner and EP positions.
• Act as a resource for show teams to elevate production matters through for resolution.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
• Hands on knowledge of Production Budgeting, Scheduling and all areas of Production Management.
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills as you interface with Network executives, Agents, Showrunners, and other internal and external stakeholders.
• Extremely detail-oriented and able to multitask handling several projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
• Skilled in business negotiations, and knowledge of marketplace rates, costs and practices in the rapidly evolving broadcast and streaming industry environment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6xq40-3-234-244-105-42 in your application.

Company Profile
A+E Networks

At A+E Networks, we believe that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary.