Manager, Unscripted TV Development
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.Burbank, CA
Full Time Job
Evolution Media is seeking a motivated, creative, and detail-oriented manager to add to the development team. The ideal candidate comes from a development background, with experience creating pitch materials and generating new ideas. Must have a thorough understanding of the unscripted development process and a comprehensive grasp on current market trends.
* Manage multiple projects in various stages of development, from conception to series order
* Support the development team in creating all pitch materials including paper, decks, sizzles, presentations, etc.
* Organize, refine, and execute creative notes
* Conduct casting interviews and produce cohesive stringouts
* Track current market trends through mandates and network calls
* Engage in internal pitch meetings, regularly contributing new ideas to the team
* Attend and actively engage in pitches
* Collaborate with third-party producers, agents, and managers
* 3 years experience in unscripted television development
* Substantial, hands-on experience in all unscripted genres
* Understanding of costs, budgets, and production schedules
* Capacity to manage multiple projects simultaneously
* Ability to write clearly, creatively, and convincingly
* Strong research skills
* Proficiency with PowerPoint, Photoshop, video editing software, and production
* Well organized, highly motivated and a strategic thinker
* Actively takes initiative
About Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. is actively engaged in the worldwide production and distribution of motion pictures, television programming, home video, and interactive media. The company owns the world’s largest library of modern films, comprising around 4,100 titles. Operating units include Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc., United Artists Films Inc., MGM Television Entertainment Inc., MGM Networks Inc., MGM Distribution Co., MGM International Television Distribution Inc., and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Home Entertainment LLC. In addition, MGM has ownership interests in domestic and international TV channels reaching over 130 countries.
MGM welcomes highly motivated individuals with strong communication skills and a passion for their work.