Development and acquisitions manager

Location
Central London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jan 2014
Closes
03 Mar 2014
Job Type
Permanent

We are looking for an experienced development and acquisitions manager to join an expanding team based in Central London.

Involved in both the film and television business, you will work with writers, producers and other creative talent as well as other industry partners to find and contribute to projects that Pinewood Pictures may develop, produce or finance.

You will have experience working with a broad range of people and companies in the film and television industry- preferably with experience of the US indie sector.

At Pinewood Pictures we are growing the Pinewood group’s presence in production financing and distribution and building on our success as a world class provider of facilities and services to the creative industries.  We are looking for an individual who shares our passion for British film and our ambition to make Pinewood Pictures a leading player in this exciting and fast moving environment.

Qualifications

Minimum of 3 years experience in acquisitions/development areas of film and television.

An ability to show a deep understanding of the creative process associated with nurturing film and television projects into production as well as the commercial context in which productions are brought together.

Experience of evaluating projects both from a creative point of view and a commercial perspective

Outgoing and able to represent the group extremely well to the industry and with an existing and established network and profile.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Proactive, self starter with a collaborative mind set.

Experience of working directly with creative talent.

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