Full Time Job

Executive Producer

Warner Media

Koln, Germany 08-24-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Executive Producer (f/m/d)

Every great story has a new beginning. We're excited to announce that Discovery and WarnerMedia have combined to become Warner Bros. Discovery. WBD is a premier global media and entertainment company offering audiences the world's most differentiated and complete portfolio of content, brands and franchises across television, film, sports, news, streaming and gaming. We're home to the world's best storytellers, creating world-class products for consumers. From brilliant creatives to technology trailblazers and beyond, join us as we step into the next chapter.

The Job

Responsible for the overall quality control of productions. Lead the production of a range of television programs, including dramas and/or serial dramas. Together with the Production Executive, manages budgets, selects and hires production team.

The Daily
• Overall responsibility for conception, development and creation of television films
• Overall responsibility for strategy and pitching concepts and projects to broadcasters and/or streamers, securing development funding from them (and other sources of funding)
• Works closely with Head of Production and Production Executive for compliance with the approved budget
• Oversees the internal scripted development process of projects, including editorial process, development and execution of project as well as per parameters determined by the broadcaster/streamer.
• Overall responsibility for the content of the project, the completion and the postproduction up to the final acceptance by the broadcaster including settlement

The Essentials
• Proven track record of delivering (and selling) high quality scripted projects within the territory essential
• Proven track record of delivering (and selling) projects as co-productions
• Good relationships with broadcaster commissioning teams and the local creative production community essential
• Experience of managing scripted development and production slate and creative teams essential.
• Good working knowledge of talent, commissioning and development contracts an advantage
• Good English skills essential
• Good relationships with on screen talent and agents an advantage

The Nice To Have

Higher education (e.g. Theatre, Film and Television Studies)

Production experience, long term experience as producer preferred

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, regardless of sex, gender identity, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, disability or any other category protected by law. Severely disabled employees are welcome in our company and will be given special consideration if they are equally qualified. Flexible working hours are offered to assist.

If you're a qualified candidate with a disability and you need a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for this position, please contact us at recruitadmin@warnermedia.com.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g409nq-3-238-90-95-42 in your application.