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VP, Current Production

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Role Purpose
The VP, Current Production will report directly to the SVP, Current Production and will serve as executive-in-charge for broadcast, cable, and streaming platforms in the production, post production and delivery of original programming and related creative elements for selected series and specials.

Responsibilities
VP, Production will serve as main point of contact between the key internal departments and outside producers and production companies in managing day-to-day details of production including:
  • Work with producers and production companies to maintain adherence and accountability for aspects of editorial, budgetary, and production standards as well as contractual requirements for programming
  • Provide notes on production concepts, casting, outlines and approve storylines for series
  • Understands how to evaluate budget numbers and work closely with Production Management Department on evaluating budgets
  • Supervise the production and post-production on select shows, including guiding story development, reviewing multiple cuts, editorial guidance and feedback
  • Attend shoots as needed in the studio and on location
  • Manage on-camera talent where necessary on selected shows
  • Manage and communicate the flow of information, materials, dates, schedules etc., to SVP, Current Production and facilitate necessary approvals, materials, and information across various departments
  • Liaise with sales team and production company to provide integration ideas and supervise integration execution on set
  • Supervise and conceptualize the production elements of the digital materials that emanate from assigned shows, i.e. webisodes/extra scenes/blogs, etc.
  • Problem-solve show issues with producers, production companies and SVP, Current Production
  • Work in close partnership with internal stakeholders, including marketing, digital, social, etc.


Basic Qualifications:
• 7+ years of experience in physical production at production company or network
• Bachelor's degree
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


Eligibility Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• Willingness to travel as needed

• Knowledge of all aspects of contemporary TV production and post-production including digital and social medial
• Proficiency in TV production of docu-series and reality shows
• Outstanding editorial judgment and creative abilities, with emphasis story development, series production and strong post production skills
• Strong relationships with the agents, talent managers and TV and Digital production community
• Strong relationships with independent producers and show runners
• Comfortable communicating with on-camera talent
• Strong verbal and written communications skills, and demonstrated leadership skills
• An independent thinker who is also a team player
• Passion for the different networks/brands that comprise NBCUni

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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