The Manager, Current Series for Disney Channel will be responsible for creative oversight of all facets of production, such as evaluating and giving notes on scripts and cuts, casting, hair/makeup/wardrobe, as well as post production. Duties also include working closely with all internal Disney Channel departments (talent, program scheduling, on air promos, digital media, brand management, and marketing) to keep everyone apprised of the series. This person will be a liaison with agents, managers, and the creative community to identify potential writers, showrunners, and directors for our series.
Manager will support the Executive Director and VP, and will supervise all facets of production on current series (script/cut notes, loglines, table reads, run-throughs, and on-set oversight of production)
Work very closely with executive producers to deliver the highest quality content for the network
Oversee the ongoing casting process while working closely with the talent department
Liaison with agents, managers and the creative community to identify potential writers, showrunners, and directors for series.
Track competitive development/programming, kids trends, interests, values and pop culture.
Prepare moving forward documents as needed in preparation for each series upcoming season
Attend focus groups as needed.
A minimum of 3 years working in live action multi-camera comedy series TV
Excellent knowledge of script (character/story) structure.
Entertainment industry contacts with agents, managers, executives, writers, directors required.
Knowledge of kids audience and values a plus.
Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of work experience