NBC Universal Administrative Assistant in Universal City, California

Job Number 33514BR

Job Title Administrative Assistant

Business Segment Film

Sub-Business Film Development

Posting Category Motion Pictures

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.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Universal City


Role Summary:

The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative and personal support to the VP of Development & Production for Universal Pictures

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative and personal support as needed, answering emails, covering phones, and tracking & organizing material submissions.

  • Maintain and prioritize meeting requests for a moderately heavy calendar.

  • Interact with production personnel, outside production companies & filmmakers

  • Arrange travel and all accommodations including comprehensive and detailed itineraries

  • Manage the distribution of office correspondence and incoming calls

  • Process expense reports and manage special projects as designated. Specifically dealing with administrative and coordination issues

  • Provide general support for other administrative duties, and execute professional and personal needs as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience working in an administrative capacity within entertainment

  • Minimum 1 year of demonstrated successful organizational skills and ability to prioritize in an Assistant role

  • Minimum 1 year experience and demonstrated ability in Microsoft Word, Outlook and ExcelEligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

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

  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Desired Characteristics


  • Bachelor Degree strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of the development world as well as familiarity with major film agents, agencies, writers and directors a plus

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Strong sense of urgency