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ViacomCBS Manager, Credits Administration in Los Angeles, California

About The Brand

Paramount Television is a leading studio, developing and financing a wide range of cutting-edge and entertaining television content across all media platforms for distribution worldwide. The studio's robust slate includes Tom Clancy's "Jack Ryan" (Amazon), "13 Reasons Why" (Netflix), "Maniac" (Netflix), "Shooter" (USA), "Berlin Station" (EPIX), "The Alienist" (TNT), "The Haunting of Hill House" (Netflix), "Catch-22" (Hulu), "First Wives Club" (Paramount Network), "Looking for Alaska" (Hulu), "Briarpatch" (USA), "Boomerang" (BET), "Shantaram" (Apple), "Dream Team" (BET), "The Contender" (EPIX) and "Snow Crash" (Amazon), among others. Paramount Television is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. PPC is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a global content company with premier television, film and digital entertainment brands.

Overview and Responsibilities

This position is responsible for providing screen credits support to Paramount Television by timely and efficiently preparing and administering television screen credits and guild arbitrations, handling product integration agreements, reviewing cuts for clearance issues, and advising various departments on credit matters and procedures.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Preparing and confirming screen credits (including determining any underlying source material attribution), submitting notices of tentative writing credits to WGA, preparing guild arbitrations and acquiring guild waivers

  • Request waivers from above-the-line and below-the-line guilds and unions when necessary.

  • Review credits to ensure guild (WGA, DGA, Editors Guild, ADG) and union compliance.

  • Collaborating with Business Affairs, Creative Affairs, Legal, Casting Administration, Production Personnel (Writers, Line Producer, Wardrobe, Art Department, Props), Standards & Practices, Casting, Music, Production, Finance and Labor and advising regarding compliance with all clearance and credit procedures

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years experience

  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Experience or knowledge of legal or labor relations in the entertainment

Additional Qualifications

  • Professional experience in TV or Feature screen credits is strongly preferred

  • Detailed knowledge of guild credit determination rules and procedures

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Professional and organized

  • Strong drafting skills

  • Ability to manage and prioritize a heavy workload while maintaining keen attention to detail

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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Location : CityStateForPosting Los Angeles, CA

Brand Paramount Television

Job Type Full-Time Staff

iCIMS ID 2020-13729

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