Director, Development

City, State
New York, NY
Full time
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About the job

Job Duties:

Implement a plan of action for a sale including developing concepts, writing pitches, creating, editing sizzle reels, and delivering all materials to managers and clients.
Effectively interact and collaborate with the development team as well as the production team
Demonstrate strong understanding of the market place for unscripted series and specials


Successful candidate will be a developer with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience
Must have a background in the news documentary space and crime space
Must have strong presentation and writing skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with senior management

Additional Job Requirements:

Must be willing to work in New York
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week

Desired Characteristics:

Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work well both independently (must be a self-starter) and collaboratively as part of an integrated team.
Strong follow-through and attention to detail.

Sorry but this vacancy has now been filled.