Burbank, CA, United States
Apr 30, 2021
Aug 13, 2021
The Coordinator, Originals, Unscripted Formats will focus on assisting with the development, strategy, and execution for the Unscripted Formatted series for Disney Branded Television. The role will report to the Director, Originals, Unscripted Formats. The ideal candidate will have some experience in a myriad of unscripted formats, and original unscripted content development/production.
Maintaining tracking grids of project updates across feature documentaries, multi-format non-scripted content, and short form projects through constant communication with key Disney stakeholders
Supporting departmental projects as needed including preparing PowerPoint presentations, internal grids and additional research assignments
Reviewing incoming proposals, treatments, video submissions, and providing thoughtful feedback and evaluation for the team to consider
Helping to identify new creative opportunities (new talent, stories, short films, articles, etc.) for the department to pursue
Tracking the competitive landscape across television and film, responsible for updating producer/director lists and checking availability through agencies and managers
Roll calls & answer phones, maintaining a call sheet for management
Schedule internal & external meetings
Preparing and submitting expense reports
Coordinating domestic and international travel
Representing the department in a professional manner
Liaising with other Disney executives, producers, writers, and other assistants internally and externally
Minimum of 2 years’ experience at a Studio, Network, Production Company, or Talent Agency
Strong critical thinking skills, a creative mindset, appetite for content; knowledge of pop culture
Working knowledge of the major players in the industry, including the major executives, producers, and directors
Demonstrated organizational skills
Ability to successfully coordinate multiple projects simultaneously
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Excellent computer proficiency – Mac & Windows: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, keynote, Adobe, Illustrator
Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, make decisions and change course of action quickly.
Detail oriented with the ability to work well and maintain professionalism under pressure.
Ability to work with confidential information.
Positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible
Demonstrate the ability to maintain strong working relationships and ability to interface with varied levels of management
Excellent organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work on many projects simultaneously
Proactive attitude to seek and manage new initiative on behalf of the department as needed
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Demonstrate ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
Highly organized with excellent follow through
3 years of related content experience desired
Prior experience in unscripted content in broadcast, linear or SVOD
Prior experience at a streaming platform or production company
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
Undergraduate degree in English, Communications, Cinema/Television or related field.
Job ID: 789190BR
Job Posting Company: General Entertainment Content
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