Assistant needed for two busy television studio executives. Workload includes rolling a high volume of calls, setting meetings, taking notes during calls, distributing script materials, maintaining a busy schedule, and generating/updating memos. Candidate should have strong interest in TV Current Programming and have the ability to multi-task in a sometimes stressful environment. Needs to be a professional, courteous and strong liaison between the studio and the offices of producers, agents and internal executives.
1-2 years of assistant experience.
A strong background in TV development, lit, programming or production are mandatory.
Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) from a four-year college or university or equivalent experience required.
Agency experience is preferred but not required.
Must possess strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.
A 21st Century Fox company, Twentieth Century Fox Television is one of the industry's most prolific suppliers of primetime television programming and entertainment content, including the No. 1 series on broadcast television, EMPIRE, from Lee Daniels, Danny Strong and Brian Grazer; the season’s No. 1 new series THIS IS US, the five-time Emmy Award-winning blockbuster comedy MODERN FAMILY; the pop culture phenomenon AMERICAN HORROR STORY; the critically acclaimed new comedy hit SPEECHLESS; THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, starring Will Forte; and the longest-running primetime scripted series in the history of television, THE SIMPSONS. Upcoming additions to its roster include 24: LEGACY, THE MICK, and STAR, from Lee Daniels and Tom Donaghy. The studio’s cable production division, Fox 21 Television Studios, is responsible for the Emmy Award- and Golden Globe Award-winning HOMELAND; the critically acclaimed THE AMERICANS (with FX Productions); Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson’s sensation THE PEOPLE V. OJ SIMPSON, which kicked off the AMERICAN CRIME STORY anthology; and CHANCE, from Kem Nunn, Alexandra Cunningham, Lenny Abrahamson, Michael London and Brian Grazer. Upcoming cable series include GENIUS (with Imagine, OddLot Entertainment and EUE/Sokolow), from Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, Gigi Pritzker, Rachel Shane, Sam Sokolow, Jeff Cooney and Noah Pink; and Ryan Murphy’s latest anthology, FEUD, starring Academy Award winners Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.