Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for a Script Coordinator to support an Upcoming Series. This role will be based in the New York area. The Script Coordinator will assist the writers in their daily production functions. Responsibilities:
Attend writer’s meetings and prepare follow-up notes.
Transcribe notes into correct format for submission to network.
Proofread, revise and re-work premises, outlines and scripts.
Distribute premise, outlines and script drafts and revisions internally and to network.
Attend network story meetings; prepare and distribute follow-up notes for writers and EIC.
Attend Storyboard pitch meetings; prepare and distribute follow-up notes.
Proofread storyboards for dialogue and other changes.
Maintain and update comprehensive database and files of premises, outlines and scripts, including all drafts and submissions.
Maintain and coordinate writing schedule, including updating and distribution of weekly script status reports.
Attend weekly production meetings and provide updates at meetings.
Prepare, track and catalogue premise, outline and script submissions to network; track and catalogue network notes.
Follow up with network to receive notes on schedule.
Prepare “recording” and “as recorded” scripts.
Provide to appropriate production staff the cast list with line counts with every draft of the script.
Track and coordinate pickup lines.
Alert PM/LP of any writing issues.
Observe and report regularly to PM/LP on all production-related aspects of notes meetings. Qualifications:
Display proficiency in Final Draft, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work in high pressure, fast-paced production environment.
Great time management skills; good multi-tasker. Additional Qualifications:
BA/BS preferred, or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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