As Development Producer, you will become part of a team with a focus to generate exciting and innovative new TV concepts, reporting to the Head of Development and CEO. We are committed to telling great stories, unearthing compelling characters and continuing to create and produce content that will engage audiences worldwide.
The position requires you to have experience in writing treatments and producing high quality presentation pitches & proposals, help generate factual and formatted programme ideas, assist in the development of ideas to a commissionable point, and be completely addicted to watching television.
Minimum 2 years TV background (development) experience preferred.
Ideally the successful applicant will:-
• Have a broad interest, understanding and knowledge of the Australian and International TV landscape and market • Identify Australian & International formats and trends, and understand current commissioning needs • Identify opportunities in the market for new types of programming based on original subject areas • Apply strong initiative and creative input in generating original ideas for broadcast commissions • Conduct accurate supporting research for new ideas • Where required find and cast suitable experts and contributors for new ideas • Possess excellent writing skills required for the production of high quality programme proposals • Possess strong skills in Powerpoint, InDesign, Excel and Word