NBC Universal Sr. Writer/Producer/Editor in New York, New York

Job Number 36708BR

Job Title Sr. Writer/Producer/Editor

Business Segment Cable Entertainment

Sub-Business USA

Posting Category Marketing

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

USA Network, the leader in cable entertainment, offers a powerful stable of dramatic, comedic and unscripted originals in more than 102 million U.S. homes. The network also features spectacular live television, a dynamic portfolio of acquired series and the best in blockbuster theatrical films and entertainment events. A trailblazer in digital innovation and storytelling, USA is defining, driving and setting the industry standard for Social TV. USA is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. USA’s award-winning website is located at http://www.usanetwork.com. Watch USA Network anywhere: On Demand, online or across mobile and connected TVs.

SYFY is a global, multiplatform media brand that gives science fiction fans of all kinds a universe to call home. Celebrating the genre in all its forms, SYFY super-serves passionate fans with original science fiction, fantasy, paranormal and superhero programming, live event coverage and imaginative digital and social content. The brand is powered by SYFY WIRE (www.syfy.com), the premier portal for breaking genre news, insight and commentary. SYFY is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

Role Purpose:

The Senior Writer/Producer/Editor produces high level promos and campaigns for USA/SYFY Brandworks integrated on-air promos unit. This position will report to the Creative Director.

Responsibilities:

•Concept and execute integrated promos in the network’s voice, in partnership with network advertising partners, for the network’s original and acquired series, movies, and network co-branded franchises.

•Write, produce, edit and direct network sales materials.

•Collaborate with creative director and integrated marketing team in developing new, innovative, integrated creative solutions for ad partners and cross-portfolio NBCU partners.

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

•Minimum 5 years in a similar capacity creating innovative content for an entertainment cable or broadcast network or advertising agency

•An expert understanding of branding in order to creatively and innovatively integrate an advertiser’s brand with the network’s brand

•Must have strong editorial skills and be proficient in Adobe Premier and Adobe After Effects

Articulate creative direction when leading designers, editors, sound and music technicians

Clear presentation skills, from simple written scripts to more formal presentations to clients

•Must have a proven, demonstrable track record of producing first rate work

Eligibility Requirements:

•Must be able to provide a reel of promo work

•Must be willing to work in New York, NY

•Must be willing to travel – approximately 20%

•Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

•Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

•Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics

•Minimum 5 years experience working at a television network in on-air promotion

•Demonstrated creativity and expertise in writing, concepts and style

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

•Detail oriented (attention to house number, library and promo scheduling systems)

•Self-starter who is assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated

•An appreciation and working knowledge of science fiction and genre content

•Polished with good interpersonal skills

•Collaborative and happy to mentor junior staff

•Directing experience a plus

•Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment

•In-depth knowledge of current market trends in the areas of advertising and integrated marketing promotions

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