Full Job Description
Location New York, New York | Atlanta, Georgia
Position Type: Full Time
Job ID 178662BR
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
Bleacher Report, a WarnerMedia company, makes it as easy as possible to be a sports fan by defining the moments that matter. Empowering, personal and community driven, its vision for making sports bigger than the game has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 digital and social brand. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its unparalleled app experience. This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘World’s Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.
Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.
Creative Executive role will be responsible for the development of new, primarily unscripted ats, but inclusive of scripted, live and animated series, live pilots and tentpole events for Bleacher Report. This role will require experience in creative problem solving and execution in all facets of the content creation process (conceptualization/writing, on-set production, CGI & animation, post production/editing/finishing).
Location: New York or Atlanta.
Responsibilities will include developing, curating and pitching new, compelling ideas from internal brainstorms and inbound outside parties, hearing pitches, managing notes and ultimately taking projects from concept through delivery.
It further includes overseeing and working in partnership with B/R's internal Programming team as well as third party platforms and channels on all relevant creative matters relating to the development of multiple, concurrent projects.
YOU ARE US. BUT DIFFERENT. You live and breathe the B/R mission and bring an intelligence and unique voice to our group. We don't want replicas. We seek complimentary diversity
CALM. Must have a track record of success, outstanding creative judgment and taste, and the ability to deftly manage talent and producers under high-pressure conditions
TASTEMAKER. A reasonable portfolio of content achievements that speak to taste and ability to execute from ideation through delivery
PASSION. A strong knowledge base in and passion for sports and sports culture storytelling
RESPECTED. Strong rolodex of / relationship with agents, producers, writers, filmmakers, creative visionaries, artists and production companies from the untraditional media categories like: music, lifestyle, sneaker culture, esports, commercial, brand narrative, athlete-powered media, editorial
EGOLESS. Strong relationship skills; collaborating with Programming and Production to achieve consensus and exceptional outcomes
DATA-MINDED. Critical understanding of social media, data and analytics and how they properly inform the development process
TALENT FRIENDLY. Great eye for talent; with a strong lean towards emerging and digital first
STORYTELLING DNA. Superb communication, presentation, strategic, creative and storytelling skills
MULTI-HYPHENATE. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects under tight time constraints
SOLUTION-ORIENTED. Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management, driving proactive outcomes
SELF-INITIATING. Proactive, tactful problem solver
VOYEUR. An avid fan of everything driving culture for sports & entertainment in social media
EXPERIENCED. Minimum 6 years' experience as a content development executive with unscripted, commercial and/or digital series production experience. Nothing displaces the IRL experience of producing from the ground up. Knowledge of budgeting from pre through post, understanding when a note constitutes budget dependencies
B/R intends to attract an innovative Creative Executive, Development, and is prepared to offer an attractive compensation package including an attractive base salary.
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
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An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
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Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.