Full Time Job

Sr. Creative Executive, Tentpole / Universe Development

Amazon Studios

Culver City, CA 09-30-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Job summary

Amazon Studios seeks a Senior Creative Executive, Tentpole/Universe Development. You have a track record of successful television development and proven industry relationships. You have the ability to identify exceptional material and give creative guidance and feedback to top level talent on concepts, IP, pitches and scripts. You are a strategic and innovative thinker. Comprehensive knowledge of and experience working with top-tier film and premium television talent, as well as talent from a variety of artistic mediums, required. You will be joining a self-motivated, passionate and highly collaborative team environment.

Key job responsibilities
• Identify and develop Tentpole programming for Prime Video Series, Original Movies and Freevee
• Collaborate across Amazon's Global Media Entertainment businesses
• Partner with a cross section of our premium global talent deals: writers, directors, actors and producers.
• Recruit top-tier new talent
• Serve as internal and external primary contact for Series and Movie Projects

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Experience working with other departments such as casting, production, research, PR, business and legal affairs
• 9+ years of experience as a creative executive
• Experience overseeing all creative aspects of development production and post production

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• 12+ years of development experience, weighted in premium television
• Expertise in various creative genres
• Strong creative problem solving and coaching skills
• Excellent story skills
• High levels of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information
• Savviness across cultural disciplines such as literature, journalism, music, digital and current events
• Adaptive to the bespoke process of various creators

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-gqq4qz-34-229-119-176-42 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 customers. We need your passion, innovative ideas, and creativity to help take us to new heights.