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Writer's Assistant

Company: WWE
Location: Stamford
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

Stamford, CT- Headquarters2020-10-09Full timeR0001624The Writer's Assistant will support the Creative Writing team in all aspects of the writing process.Key Responsibilities:At all time, pay close attention to detailTake detailed and accurate meeting notesListen, follow directions and execute said directions in a timely mannerParticipate and Take Notes in high level creative meetings with the Chairman of the Company, SVP and Lead Writers of the Creative Writing Team.Distribute notes from all meetings to necessary departments to ensure communication between all departmentsTake Initiative and communicate clearly and concisely with all Lead Writers, Writers, and other departmentsType and distribute scripts, promos, formats, etc.Perform clerical tasks such as transcribing, copying, and printing documentsCoordinate with other departments within the company (Props, Talent Travel, Etc.) to ensure all necessary Production Elements are properly secured for all WWE TV Shows ( RAW , SmackDown LIVE , etc.)Anticipate the needs of the department and plan ahead to assure efficient departmental functioningAssist writers with the execution of Backstage and In-Ring Segments at WWE TV Shows, and serve as a Runner, coordinating talent, props, and other necessary items for the scenesAssist with directing and producing taped and live vignettes and promosPerform miscellaneous tasks as assigned/neededQualifications:2 years of TV Writing and/or Production experience preferred not requiredStrong WWE product knowledgeStrong note taking skillsExcellent interpersonal and communications skills (both verbal and written)Time management skills and the ability to work well under pressureStrong work ethic and a flexible schedule that allows for long hours and traveling every weekDetail-oriented, organized, and proactiveDependable, motivated, and eager to learn and assist in the execution of Live Scripted TelevisionClean driver's license and vehicle to be used for business as neededWilling and able to travel for business extensively on a regular basis (approximately 70% to 100%)Within reasonable commuting distance from the NY Metro/Stamford, CT area or be willing and able to relocate thereStrong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and fast typing skillsBA/BS degree in Film/TV/Drama, Media Studies, Journalism, Communications, English, or related field of study, is preferred, but not necessaryPM18 _ WWE is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer and is subject to federal regulations pertaining to employment. WWE does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under federal, state or local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the Company has facilities. WWE also provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and any other state or local laws. For information about Privacy and Information Security for WWE employment candidates, please review our Candidate Privacy Policy . For information regarding Terms and Conditions for this and other WWE websites, please review our Terms and Conditions of Use .PI192158433

Keywords: WWE, Stamford , Writer's Assistant, Advertising , Stamford, Connecticut

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