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Coordinator, Animation

Apply Now Apply Later Current TFCF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10011540 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business 20th Television Date posted Feb. 24, 2021

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

20th Television

Twentieth 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 Television Animation is seeking a Coordinator who will provide support to the Animation team. This individual will serve as a liaison communicating with internal partners as well as the external stakeholders in the creative community.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain a variety of internal development reports and grids
  • Encouraged to read, track, shadow, and participate
  • Track competitive development and deals
  • Relay network needs and existing projects to agents, managers, producers, and studio executives
  • Liaise with Publicity, Marketing, Research, and other internal departments to communicate pertinent information
  • Hear pitches and help executives cover projects from pitch to series
  • Meet with lower to mid-level writers for staffing
  • Search for relevant industry articles and think pieces to circulate to the department
  • Responsible for tracking writer payments throughout the development process

Basic Qualifications

  • Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task, learn quickly, anticipate and solve problems in a calm manner while under high pressure in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment with competing and changing priorities
  • Ability to build relationships with internal employees as well as external clients
  • Proven experience interacting with talent and creative preferred
  • Excellent written and communication skills are essential for this position
  • Approachable and friendly, but assertive
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in the entertainment industry
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Must have strong interest in animation

Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in a related discipline, or equivalent work experience.

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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