Full Time Job

Unscripted Production Manager

Amazon Studios

Paris, France 07-07-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

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Voulez-vous participer à la création du futur de la télévision et du cinéma ? A définir ce que les clients d'Amazon vont regarder et comment ils vont le faire ? Prime Video est l'un des services de streaming vidéo les plus utilisés dans le monde aujourd'hui, et le bouleversement des habitudes et des moyens dont plusieurs millions de personnes profitent de leurs contenus préférés ne fait que commencer. Désormais disponible dans plus de 240 pays et territoires, Prime Video offre à ses clients la plus large sélection de contenus des services SVOD disponibles, avec notamment des séries primées aux Emmy Awards telles que Fleabag et The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, The Boys, Late Night de Mindy Kaling, Guava Island de Donald Glover, The Big Sick ainsi que des productions locales à succès comme Love Island, True Story, des exclusivités locales, concerts et sport en direct.

Amazon Studios est la filiale de développement de films et de télévision d'Amazon. Sa mission est de produire des contenus originaux et de licencier des programmes de studios du monde entier à destination exclusive des membres Prime. Nous avons besoin de votre passion, de vos idées innovantes et de votre créativité pour nous amener encore plus loin et encore plus haut.

We are seeking a seasoned production professional to help manage unscripted content creation and delivery in France. The successful candidate will possess the ability to complete high volumes of complex tasks and projects quickly under the supervision of the Production Executive; react with appropriate urgency to situations and events that require quick response or turnaround; and efficiently and creatively solve difficult or complex problems that affect people within the business. This position will report to the Production Executive of FR Unscripted Production and will be assigned a specific set of show projects within the organization.

The candidate will also have great attention to detail and organization skills, as well as the ability to switch gears at a moment's notice. A high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information and professionalism in dealing with senior professionals inside and outside the company is key.

Responsibilities
• Overseeing multiple unscripted projects in development and production
• Meets with show producers, production managers and creative executives in budget and production meetings
• Works with internal departments and production companies on production safety, security, insurance, child labor, immigration, visa, travel, and tax issues
• Is on-set when necessary to evaluate work-flow, budgets and potential problems both domestically and abroad (as needed)
• Analyzes budgets and cost reports
• Works with post-production to ensure delivery of all required assets.
Coordination with other internal departments such as creative, marketing, press, business affairs, legal, finance, and tax

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Multiple years of experience as a production manager/line producer
• Fluent in English and French
• Strong knowledge and experience in all forms of unscripted television (e.g., competition, docu-follow, lifestyle, sports) across all budget levels
• High level of competency with budgeting, scheduling, and cost reports

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Experience with above-the-line and below-the-line rates and labor laws.
• Working knowledge of specific production guidelines and procedures in France
• Wide array of industry contacts throughout France and the rest of the EU
• Experience with asset delivery
• Experience with a variety of digital media workflows and post production
• Detailed planning, time management, and organizational skills
• Creative problem-solver
• On-set problem solving ability
• High levels of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information
• International production experience preferred
• Awareness of producers, production companies, agents, and other industry players
• Web-savvy: familiar with online video environment

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify, and build.
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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4x6o1-35-172-136-29-42 in your application.