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  • 6th Annual Careers in Film Summit: Halloween & Horror Genre

    Learn about careers in the Motion Picture Industry from working Academy members and film professionals as well as the skills, education and hard work required to achieve your dreams!

    This virtual event is FREE and open to high school seniors and college students! However, a Zoom access link is required. Registration is now open and will be required to receive the Zoom access link. Capacity is limited so first come, first served.

    REGISTER HERE

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    October 31, 2020 at 10am
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  • Assistant, Design and Digital Content Development - NY

    Company: Simon & Schuster
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: The assistant supports the VP of Design and Digital Content Development and the Design, Desktop (Composition), and Ebook teams in the day-to-day operations of designing print books and creating ebooks. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about book production in general and ebook development in particular. You will work with a group of people who are passionate about creating books that are a delight to read.

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  • published Editor, PopCulture.com - USA in Job Listings 2020-10-16 18:44:27 -0700

    Editor, PopCulture.com - USA

    Company: CBS Interactive
    Location: USA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 4 years

    Job Description: PopCulture.com is looking for a new editorial team member on our staff shift who is passionate about pop culture, reality television, and sports entertainment. An ideal candidate is a self-starter who works well in a team environment and has strong communication skills. In this role, you play a key part in our news desk, with general coverage assignments - assigning, editing, and publishing content across multiple platforms. Editors are expected to balance writing, line editing, and assigning content to writers during their shifts.

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  • published Associate Director of Social Media - SF in Job Listings 2020-10-16 18:37:13 -0700

    Associate Director of Social Media - SF

    Company: Condé Nast
    Location: San Francisco, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: WIRED is looking for a creative and innovative media talent to join our audience development, social and analytics team. A perfect candidate will understand how to use social media to develop, engage, and inform audiences across platforms, and be clued in on emerging networks and how WIRED can use them effectively. The associate director will oversee the team’s social media managers, and should be comfortable both setting high-level strategies and digging into the daily process by writing and editing social content. This person will work closely with WIRED’s director of audience development, analysts, editors, reporters, and designers to optimize content for social platforms, using analytics-based strategies to increase audience engagement, social referrals, subscriptions, and revenue opportunities. They will also be part of the larger Audience Development team at Condé Nast. This job will ultimately be based in San Francisco, but remote candidates are welcome to apply as we navigate pandemic life.

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  • published Coordinator, Visual Content - LA in Job Listings 2020-10-16 18:16:02 -0700

    Coordinator, Visual Content - LA

    Company: Universal Music Group
    Location: Santa Monica, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: The Visual Content Coordinator will work one-on-one with the department head on music videos and visual content projects. The employee must have a flexible, professional attitude and be able to work remotely and/or unsupervised. The job requires long hours on-set, ranging from 12-16 hours, time spent driving to and from the set, weekend work, occasional travel, etc. During these scenarios, the employee will be paid overtime, reimbursed for work-related travel, expenses, etc. 

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  • published Creative Assistant, Head of Comedy - LA in Job Listings 2020-10-16 18:08:20 -0700

    Creative Assistant, Head of Comedy - LA

    Company: Amazon Studios
    Location: Culver City, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: Amazon Studios is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated Creative Assistant to support the Head of Comedy at Amazon Studios. The successful candidate will be able to effectively multi-task, and have the ability to complete administrative tasks and projects quickly with guidance from executive leaders. The candidate will also have great attention to detail, have great organization skills, and have the ability to switch gears at a moment's notice.

     

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  • published Assistant, SVPs of Film - LA in Job Listings 2020-10-16 17:54:45 -0700

    Assistant, SVPs of Film - LA

    Company: ACE Entertainment
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level:
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: ACE Entertainment seeks an Assistant to support our two SVPs of  Film. A least two years of experience working on a desk at an  agency, management company, or production company. Main job  responsibilities will include rolling calls, coordinating daily schedules,  script coverage, managing grids, and assisting the film team in any  way needed. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to advancing the perspective and opportunities of BIPOC  and marginalized communities who have often been left out of the  entertainment industry.

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  • published Associate Producer - NY in Job Listings 2020-10-16 17:52:19 -0700

    Associate Producer - NY

    Company: NBCUniversal
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: 

    • Straight cut video and work with editors on cutting compelling video.
    • Assist producers with desktop editing.
    • Gather elements.
    • Viewing all video and ensure quality before air .
    • Explaining edit instructions in detail on script.
    • Pitching story ideas (day-of, next day, futures).
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  • published Production Editor, Children's Books - NY in Job Listings 2020-10-08 18:20:16 -0700

    Production Editor, Children's Books - NY

    Company: Simon & Schuster
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: Responsible for the scheduling, trafficking, and production editorial work of approximately 60-70 titles per year. The imprints that this person would work with produces picture books, middle-grade and teen fiction and nonfiction books, and graphic novels.

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  • published Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief - NY in Job Listings 2020-10-08 18:16:41 -0700

    Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief - NY

    Company: Bon Appetit
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: The Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief is responsible for providing administrative support to the Editor-in-Chief and providing support for the editorial staff at large when needed. We are looking for a candidate who is organized, efficient, deadline-oriented, and able to keep track of moving parts and prioritize accordingly. Candidate will be deeply engaged with the brand content and initiatives and be willing to jump in and assist other editors with multimedia assignments or special projects when possible.

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  • published Producer - NY in Job Listings 2020-10-08 18:14:17 -0700

    Producer - NY

    Company: Condé Nast 
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 3 years

    Job Description: Conde Nast Entertainment Development Team is seeking a talented and experienced video producer to lead production on new pilots and current hit series. This role reports into the Supervising Producer or Director of Production and works closely with multiple departments to successfully guide projects from pre-production through post production to delivery while staying on schedule and budget. In most projects, the producer will be partnered with a Director who will lead creative  and the producer is expected to handle all logistics. Producers will typically work on multiple projects at one time and must be able to manage their time  and communication efficiently.

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  • published Assistant, Digital - LA in Job Listings 2020-10-08 18:10:59 -0700

    Assistant, Digital - LA

    Company: Insanity Group
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: Insanity Group is a growing Global Entertainment Company operating across various markets. Insanity is looking for an exceptional Assistant to join its Digital First team in Los Angeles. The  candidate will be responsible for various duties from communicating  campaigns with talent, building media kits, data collection and liaising with brands. Individual will be working closely with the digital  managers to assist with the smooth running and procurement of  digital based campaigns.

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  • published Warriors Digital Reporter - SF in Job Listings 2020-10-08 18:08:14 -0700

    Warriors Digital Reporter - SF

    Company: NBC Sports Bay Area
    Location: San Francisco, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 4 years

    Job Description: NBC Sports Bay Area is hiring a reporter to cover the Golden State Warriors. This is a dynamic role that will involve covering the team across all platforms, focusing on digital storytelling, social, podcasts, and TV appearances on Warriors pregame and postgame shows. This position will report to the Senior Director, Digital Strategy.
     
    Job duties:

    • Write, report, and break news on a daily basis
    • Provide original analysis that engages the Warriors audience, especially in the Bay Area
    • Strong social presence, especially on Twitter and Instagram
    • Informed story choice based on digital analytics
    • Being an integral part of Warriors podcast on NBC Sports Bay Area
    • Taking ownership of the success of Warriors podcast and developing multimedia content plans around it
    • Comfortability being on-camera with smart, genuine takes for digital, social, and linear
    • Ability to write strong ledes with SEO-maximized headlines and copy
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  • published Associate Producer - Stamford in Job Listings 2020-10-08 17:56:18 -0700

    Associate Producer - Stamford

    Company: The Steve Wilkos Show
    Location: Stamford, CT
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: 

    • Books guests to appear on the show on a weekly basis
    • Work with guests who will appear on the show while they are in town
    • Assist Producer and delegate to Production assistants
    • Involvement in all show day procedures
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  • Managing Director of Systems & Content - LA

    Company: Admissionado
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Part-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 1 - 2 years

    Job Description: By day, Admissionado is an admissions consulting company founded by two Brown University grads (one ended up going to Harvard Business School, the other to USC Film School). By night, we save cats from trees and foil rebel plots. Fifty percent of these statements is 100% true.

    We are scouring the earth for wildly intelligent, self-motivated, fiercely talented mentors. Not just any mentor. The Michael Phelps of diagnosing weaknesses in a profile. The Serena Williams of identifying cool, sometimes hidden opportunities for differentiation. The Muhammad Ali of... overall awesomeness. This gig goes way beyond knowing a good SAT score is for a top school. Admissionado mentors work one-on-one with clients, providing high-level concierge guidance throughout the application process. Guidance ranges from helping students finesse their list of target schools to pushing students to brainstorm (cooler) essay topics, to helping with post-application support for transitioning into the undergraduate world, and everything in between.

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  • Volunteer Social Media Manager for Harvardwood (Remote)

    Company: Harvardwood
    Location: Remote 
    Start Date: October, 2020

    Type of Position: Volunteer, part-time
    Minimum Education Level: Pursuing Bachelor's Degree

    Job Description: We are seeking a volunteer social media intern to spend 3-4 hours per week managing and growing our Harvardwood social media accounts! You will receive complimentary Harvardwood membership and access to events. This position is perfect for someone early in their career who'd like to build experience managing social media for a large organization. This will feed well into such positions in Hollywood and beyond! 

    How to Apply: Email resume & brief cover letter (detailing interest, related experience, etc.) to harvardwood@harvardwood.org


  • published Harvardwood's Anti-Racism Events 2020-10-05 19:36:33 -0700

    Harvardwood's Anti-Racism Events

    Harvardwood is excited to partner with The Harvard Club of Southern California’s Anti-Racism Committee. The purpose of this committee is threefold:

    • To EDUCATE Harvard alumni in Southern California about racial inequality
    • To ENGAGE with each other on these issues
    • To SUPPORT efforts to dismantle systemic racism in all its forms and support the black community, particularly in Southern California

    This fall, HCSC and Harvardwood will be providing the Harvard community with opportunities to hear from experts, participate in workshops to recognize ones own complicity, and engage with one another over these issues.  

    Please watch our recent seminars

    Here is an Anti-Racism Resource List from the Writer's Guild of America.

    Be on the lookout for our upcoming programming regarding topics ranging from race and casting, writers’ room equity, and much more.

    Questions? Email us


  • Lucidity Evolved: Call for Submissions!

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! 

    lucidity
    brightness; luminosity
    the quality of being easily understood

    Evolve Dynamicz is a Boston based dance collective dedicated to building mental health awareness. We view mental health and wellness as a spectrum of thoughts and feelings, including but not limited to mental illness. 
     
    Lucidity Evolved is a dance film that aims to end stigma around mental health by fostering empathy and community. The COVID-19 pandemic presents a dramatic shift in many aspects of our lives, including our mental states. We are inviting members of the Greater Boston community to share their experiences of Covid- 19 through writing and/or dance. The film will be projected onto The Dance Complex building in Central Square this fall so that it can be viewed in a safe and socially distant manner. We welcome people of all ages, races, abilities, nationalities, creeds, sexual orientations, sexes, genders, and gender expressions to participate. 

    ***All levels of movement experience are encouraged, participants do not need prior dance training.***
     
    The film will be created by and shared with people of all ages, including children.  Please bear this in mind when submitting material. 
     
    To learn more about this project visit our website, follow us on social media or email us

    Submissions due by: October 7th, midnight

    Submissions can be made here
     
    Happy dancing!
    Evolve Dynamicz 


  • published Associate Writer, Features - ATL in Job Listings 2020-10-04 10:10:18 -0700

    Associate Writer, Features - ATL

    Company: CNN
    Location: Atlanta, GA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year

    Job Description: CNN's coverage of lifestyle, wellness, travel, style, space and science topics is found in our high-quality, cross-platform editorial offerings. We cover a broad range of topics from a global perspective, and content and product initiatives aimed toward a highly engaged, direct-to-consumer audience. We're searching for an Associate Writer who can contribute to this evolving journalist imperative.

    The Associate Writer will work closely with section editors to pitch and write news, features and other content across a variety of topic areas. The ideal candidate is a strong writer and a well of creative concepts and ideas that will push CNN's storytelling forward. When it comes to breaking news and trending stories, this person is comfortable with reaching out to various departments and sources for quotes and statements in order to produce stories quickly and accurately. They must have a capacity for more enterprise reporting and demonstrate the potential for narrative storytelling. The position requires the candidate to work self-sufficiently, but also effectively communicative with editors.

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  • Free Roadmap Writers Master 30-Minute Q&A Series - Oct. 15th thru 27th

    Roadmap Writers is excited to announce a series of free 30 minute live Q&A's with some of the most in demand filmmakers in the industry. Join us via Zoom and learn what these exciting filmmakers look for in a script, tips on producing, advice on pitching, directing techniques and everything in between!

    All of these opportunities are free. For over 4 years, Roadmap's CEO along with the Animal Rescue Mission has rescued hundreds of animals from around the world. If you would like to support this cause when you sign up for the Q&A, please consider a tax exempt donation to Animal Rescue Mission. Any amount helps. It's because of donations like these that keeps this rescue alive.

    Speakers include Agents, Film Executives, Casting Directors, Producers, Publishers & more from outlets such as Anonymous Content, Sony, Creative Culture Entertainment, Verve, Rumble & a slew of well-known films and television shows. There will also be a surprise showrunner announcement

    REGISTER HERE

    About Roadmap Writers

    Roadmap Writers is a screenwriting education and training platform for writers looking for a guided path to success. Our programs are hosted by working industry executives and are designed to empower writers with actionable tools and insights to elevate your craft and cultivate relationships with industry professionals. Since 2016, we have helped more than 150 writers sign to representation and countless others get staffed, optioned, or sell their script.

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    October 15, 2020 at 3pm - October 27, 2020 at 3pm
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