Scripted Development Manager

Rate of Pay: Competitive; commensurate with experience
Benefits: Extended health & dental
Reports to: Head of Scripted Development
Contract: One (1) year, with the option to renew
Address: #601-211 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6A 1Z6

Lark Productions, a thriving Vancouver-based production company affiliated with NBC Universal International is looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic candidate to join our scripted development team.

OVERVIEW AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Scripted Development Manager reports to the Head of Scripted Development and contributes to the day-to-day development and production of Lark programs.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide creative and administrative support to the Head of Scripted Development
  • Actively involved in finding new material and developing creative arenas to pair
    with talent and foster into pitches
  • Bring new ideas for concepts and worlds for dramas and suggest writing talent
  • Nurture and maintain relationships with broadcasters, agents and creative talent
  • Participate in and contribute to all creative strategy and discussion
  • Contribute creatively to all scripted development projects (existing and new)
  • Manage the day-to-day administrative needs of the scripted development
    department

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5 years experience in the industry
  • Related degree
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Proven in-depth research skills and acumen
  • Ability to manage talent relationships
  • Knowledge of the market, and up to date with current trends
  • Strong creative instincts
  • Passion for high-end scripted content
  • Experience working long hours under pressure while adapting to changing
    priorities

Please send cover letter and CV to resumes@larkproductions.ca