Amazon StudiosSanta Monica, CA
Full Time Job
Amazon has spent nearly two decades revolutionizing the way we consume music, movies and entertainment – and now, the company is changing the way movies and TV shows and being made and distributed. Amazon Studios, the film and series production arm of Amazon.com that produces original series that are distributed on Amazon Prime and feature films that are distributed theatrically before premiering on Amazon Prime is seeking a highly-intelligent, high-judgment, self-motivated administrative assistant to assist the series PR Team with general administrative duties, manage talent schedules, and book talent travel, and oversee payment of vendors and expenses. This individual will be based in Santa Monica.
• 2 years of experience in the TV or Movies industry
• Experience assisting or something similar
• Bachelor's Degree
• Experience with billing processes
• Experience with heavy scheduling
• Willingness to problem solve
• Deep knowledge of the entertainment industry/publicity
• Exceptional knowledge of entertainment industry/publicity
• Exceptional verbal and written communications skills and attention to detail
• Excellent judgment, particularly in narrow timeframes
• A passion for pop culture and entertainment
• Willingness to work hard and roll up sleeves to get work done, even when at times it is outside the scope of the job
Hire & Develop the Best
Amazon Studios launched in 2010 as a new way to develop feature films and episodic series-one that's open to great ideas from creators and audiences around the world. Anyone can upload a script online for Amazon Studios to review, and those who choose to make their projects public can also receive feedback from the Amazon Studios community. Amazon Studios Original Content is available to Prime members and is known for bringing customers the Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-winning series Transparent and Mozart in the Jungle along with original hits like The Man in the High Castle, The New Yorker Presents, Red Oaks, Hand of God, Bosch, and Catastrophe . Prime members also have access to a collection of Amazon Original series for kids such as Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street, Wishenpoof, Just Add Magic, and the Annecy, Annie, and multi-Emmy Award-winning Tumble Leaf. Amazon Studios' first original movie, Spike Lee's Chi-Raq, premiered in theatres in 2015, with more coming soon.
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