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Assistant, Animation

Apply Now Apply Later Current TFCF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10011657 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business 20th Television Date posted Mar. 25, 2021

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

20th Century Fox Television

Twentieth Century Fox Television is one of the industry's most prolific suppliers of primetime television programming and entertainment content, including the No 1. Series on all of broadcast, NBC’s THIS IS US; Fox’s No. 1 drama, 9-1-1 and No. 1 comedy LAST MAN STANDING, ABC’s five-time Emmy Award-winner MODERN FAMILY, FX’s No. 1 series AMERICAN HORROR STORY; and the longest-running primetime scripted series in the history of television, THE SIMPSONS, in addition to dozens of others. The studio’s cable production division, Fox 21 Television Studios, is responsible for acclaimed and award-winning series including AMERICAN CRIME STORY, HOMELAND, THE AMERICANS, SONS OF ANARCHY, GENIUS and POSE. The studio’s content now reaches more than a billion people every day across the world; in as many as 180 countries, across six continents, in 30 different languages.

JOB DESCRIPTION

20th TV Animation is seeking an Assistant to support a VP and Exec. Director.  The ideal candidate will have a genuine love of animation and proven experience in production and/or development. Must be able to work in a high-volume area with shifting priorities.

Responsibilities

  • Light phone work, setting meetings and taking notes during calls
  • Updating calendar with production dates for multiple series
  • Assisting in updating distribution and contact lists for productions
  • Maintaining a busy, complex schedule and processing any travel and expenses
  • Gatekeeping and communicating between the studio and the offices of producers, agents and internal executives

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of assistant experience and a strong background in TV development, lit, programming or production are mandatory
  • Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) from a four-year college or university or equivalent experience required
  • Needs to be a professional and courteous in a busy environment
  • Must possess strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.



About 20th Television:

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, which is part of a business segment we call 20th Television.

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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

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