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Director, Production Services


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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director, Production Services

Jobid 23768-381071

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 36013BR

**Job Title** Director, Production Services

**Business Segment** NBC Entertainment

**Sub-Business** NBC Ent Business Operations

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**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.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** California

**City** Universal City


Essential Responsibilities:

+ Main point of communication between production and Studio on a day-to-day basis for scripted, unscripted, late night, talk and special productions.

+ Authority to make independent high level decisions for productions, having direct impact on minimizing company’s overall liability

+ Ability to prioritize tasks and quickly recognize and analyze liability issues, as well as insurance, employment, legal, ad sales, labor, safety, transportation and standards concerns, and work as liaison between production and Studio/Network departments to resolve conflicts.

+ Ability to clearly and concisely outline and communicate legal and liability issues for review by the Head of Production

+ Responsible for scheduling and coordinating various production kick-off meetings at the beginning of each pilot/series order, including introduction and review of the Studio production manual

+ Demonstrate knowledge and leadership ability to explain and implement company policies and procedures to freelance producers, UPMs, Production Coordinators, Accountants, Clearance Coordinators, Location managers, ADs, and other productions departments, including crew hiring, vendor review and hiring, production insurance, legal clearances, location agreement review

+ Manage communication between production and ad sales for brand exposure and tradeouts

+ Manage production and legal compliance on foreign productions

+ Available after work hours as necessary


Basic Qualifications:

+ 5 to 7 years’ experience in entertainment industry

+ Bachelor's degree or higher.Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates should email resume/CV through to be considered

+ Willingness to work overtime and be flexible with hours.

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA.

+ Must have work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be 18 years or older

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics:

+ Someone that is a team player with a strong work ethic.

+ Should possess strong written and communication skills.

+ Highly motivated self-starter.

+ Professional business manner.

+ Comfort working with all levels of management and talent.

+ Production experience desired.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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