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Production Risk Manager

Amazon Studios

Culver City, CA 7 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Job summary
Production Risk Manager

Are you interested in shaping the future of movies and television? Do you want to define the next generation of how and what Amazon customers are watching? Prime Video, one of the leading digital video services on the Internet today, and IMDb TV, Amazon's free, ad-supported streaming video channel, are changing the way millions of people around the world enjoy content. Prime Video, now available in more than 240 countries and territories, offers customers the broadest selection of any on-demand video service, including original programming such as our critically-acclaimed series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, and The Boys; UK's The Grand Tour, Spain's El Cid, France's Love Island, and India's Family Man; and movies like Being the Ricardos and All In: The Fight for Democracy, and live concerts and sports.

We are hiring a Production Risk Manager who will join the Amazon Studios Risk Management team and contribute to Amazon Studios' insurance placement, advisement, contract review and claims management for all productions. They will liaise with international and US-based brokers and underwriters, and maintain and strengthen relationships with external producing partners. The position will work closely with internal partners, including Physical Production, Production Finance, Legal, and Post Production teams.

Key job responsibilities
• Interpret insurance policy provisions and provide ongoing support on contractual terms and conditions and application of coverage.
• Gather, analyze, and prepare information for underwriting submission information and applications for insurance policy renewals.
• Evaluate insurance policy quotes and negotiate coverage and pricing for special coverage with insurance brokers, providing recommendations to production teams and manager.
• Review insurance binders, policies, endorsements, audits and invoices to ensure accuracy.
• Review Cast coverage regularly for all assigned productions to ensure full coverage.
• Manage broker relationships in conjunction with Production, Legal and Risk Management teams to ensure adequate servicing and SLA's.
• Collaborate with insurance brokers to manage ongoing production risk, insurance, and services provided by brokers.
• Identify, communicate and champion loss prevention and process improvement opportunities.
• Review, analyze and provide feedback on production contracts including locations, equipment and independent contractors.
• Communicate regularly with production personnel for all ongoing insurance-related needs.
• Assist department in sourcing and utilizing appropriate technology to facilitate service provided to stakeholders.

About the team
The team includes the Head of Production Risk Management based at Amazon Studios headquarters in Culver City, a US-based Risk Manager, a U.K.-based Risk Manager and a Claims Risk Manager.

• 5+ years of work experience in entertainment insurance
• Knowledge of production health and safety practices
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent time management and organizational skills; ability to handle multiple projects at once, follow through and meet deadlines
• Experience handling confidential information

• Experience with international feature film and television production insurance
• Strong knowledge and experience in all forms of unscripted television (e.g. competition, documentary, music, variety) across all budget levels.
• Knowledge of production health and safety practices
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv5170-34-231-247-88-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Amazon Studios

Amazon Studios is the movies and television development and production arm of Amazon. It is our role to produce original content and license studio programs worldwide in exclusive service of Amazon's Prime Video and IMDb TV customers. We need your passion, innovative ideas, and creativity to help take us to new heights.