Principal Development Exec - Global Series

Amazon.Com, Inc. Santa Monica , CA 90405

Posted 4 months ago

Prime Video is changing the way people watch movies and TV shows and is now available in more than 200 countries. Amazon Studios is a movie and series production company.

We are seeking an experienced television executive to develop original foreign language scripted television series for Prime Video around the world. This executive will in particular take the lead on "global" series being developed which will intertwine storylines amongst several series being filmed in several countries.

The ideal candidate has extensive experience in giving creative guidance and feedback to show runners on outlines, scripts, and cuts and is fully versed in top talent - writers, directors, producers, actors - working in the region. Must have strong interpersonal skills and deep relationships within the industry, and excellent creative instincts on material.

For this role, we are seeking someone who can apply their comprehensive knowledge of television landscape to identify & source development opportunities. Help create the future of digital entertainment with Amazon.

Responsibilities

Build relationships with show creators and creative community

Extremely high attention to detail

Assess pilot proposals, scripts, and pitches

Work with writers and artists to develop series ideas and scripts

Supervise production when series are greenlit

Primary liaison to other departments including Marketing, Press, Research, and Business and Legal Affairs.

This job will be located in Los Angeles



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