Children's Development & Programming Executive

Studio City
Apr 25, 2013
May 25, 2013
Full Time
Amazon Studios is a movie and series production company in Los Angeles, CA. We are seeking a series development & current executive.

We are looking for a Children's Development & Current Executive to develop 11 and 22 minute programs for online and traditional distribution across multiple demographics. The ideal candidate has successfully developed children's series in the past, has a strong network of artists and writers, understands the issues that arise in development and production of animated and live action series, and wants to work closely with creators, writers and artists to develop original series.

Executive Duties and Responsibility will include:
- Assess pilot proposals
- Work with creators/writers and artists to develop series ideas
- Manage deals and budgets associated with development and production
- Staff, cast and produce pilots in a cost efficient way
- Supervise Current Programming on series

- Bachelor's Degree
- 5+ years experience of successful series development and/or current programming experience, in children's television.
- Live Action and Animation Experience

- Broad network of writers, artists and studios
- Familiar with process of animation and live action production
- Web-savvy; familiar with online environment
- Experience managing series
- Excellent communication skills
- A strong desire to innovate