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.

Qualifications/Requirements
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

Desired Characteristics

  • 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

Job ID: 64841BR

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