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Manager, Production & Special Projects (FX)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10007503 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business ABC Date posted Jul. 26, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

FX is seeking a Manager of Production & Special Projects to manage the production process of marketing campaigns from inception to broadcast for FX Originals. This role will collaborate with creatives, create and track budgets, develop production plans, source production teams and crew and assist with wrap audits.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain a project plan that aligns with key show calendar dates, creative and deliverables

  • Create and track budgets and expenses, ensuring productions are remaining on budget

  • Source and hire production teams, crew, equipment, and services

  • Act as liaison between creatives and production crew vendors, ensuring content is on-brand, highly creative, maintains a proper network voice, and deliverables are met

  • Oversee editorial, color correction, and other post elements

  • Perform audits on all wraps from third party production companies to certify all guideline obligations have been met, expenses are legitimate and reasonable, and necessary paperwork and backup is present and accurate for final payment

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of production experience at a broadcast entertainment or production company

  • Must have experience in physical production of promos and/or commercials

  • Frequent travel required

  • Must have a deep understanding of production and post-production processes

  • Must have knowledge of production budgeting processes, performance guilds, casting process, still photographic shoot production, art direction, art history, and special effects

  • Must be proactive and able to communicate effectively to team members, vendors and executives

  • Excellent writing skills and editorial judgement

  • Must be organized, autonomous, decisive and able to manage multiple projects at the same time

  • Must be well-informed on current trends in competitive advertising, design and the marketplace

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe CS, QuickTime, and budgeting software

About ABC:

The Disney General Entertainment Content group creates original entertainment and news content for the Company’s streaming platforms and its cable and broadcast networks.

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 FX Networks, LLC PAY SVC, which is part of a business we call ABC.

FX Networks, LLC PAY SVC 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 or protected veteran status. 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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