Full Time Job

Coordinator, Current Series

FX Networks

Los Angeles, CA 05-10-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Coordinator, Current Series (FX Networks)

FX is seeking a Coordinator to support a Senior Vice President of Current Series. This position will be responsible for coordinating and disseminating information and materials pertaining to FX's current programming as well as overseeing the process of information gathering and collating amongst FX Content's current programming's assistant pool.

Responsibilities:
• Coordinate and organize all information pertinent to the day-to-day duties of the FX Current Programming team, to ensure all information on all shows is accurately tracked and kept up to date.
• Evaluate sample materials for emerging talent (scripts, internet, DVD).
• Help track and cultivate ideas, writers, and directors for potential consideration on FX series.
• Manage communication between the Production/Development departments and studios/ production.
• Read drafts of projects in production and track the status of ongoing series.
• Manage delivery of incoming scripts/cuts and track shooting schedules.
• Maintain and generate current department lists of writers, directors and talent, and other department documents.
• Participate in select general talent meetings under consideration for work on FX/FXX series.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 2 years of previous entertainment experience at a talent agency, studio, or network required
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Proficiency with MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Airtable a plus
• Must be highly organized, task-oriented, looking to grow within the network and department, attention to detail orientated, and able to multitask and handle a high-volume atmosphere
• Able to evaluate material and think analytically in relation to projects while being proactive and problem-solving oriented
• Avid TV watcher with a strong interest in series production

Required Education
• Undergraduate degree preferred with a focus in Film, Broadcast, Journalism, Communications, Business or Finance (or equivalent work experience)

About FX Networks:

FX, a division of Disney General Entertainment, is a multiplatform brand that develops, produces, commissions and markets original programming for Hulu and the FX and FXX linear channels in the US, and Star+ in Latin America and Disney+ in all other international territories. The FX brand mark appears above the title across its entire slate of originals. Over the past two decades, FX has been responsible for some the most-critically acclaimed and award-winning shows on television. Some of the brand's current and legacy titles include the dramas American Horror Story, American Crime Story, The Americans, Damages, Fargo, Justified, Nip/Tuck, Pose, Rescue Me, The Shield and Sons of Anarchy; the comedies Archer, Atlanta, Better Things, DAVE, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Reservation Dogs and What We Do in the Shadows; and a growing slate of docuseries and documentary films.

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business we call FX Networks.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g34964-18-205-176-39-42 in your application.

Company Profile
FX Networks

FX Networks is comprised of the networks FX, FXX and FXM, the video on-demand app FXNOW and the commercial-free on-demand service FX+. FX, the flagship general entertainment basic cable channel, launched in June of 1994 and is carried in 88 million homes.