Director, HBO Programming-Comedy

Santa Monica, CA
Full Time
Requisition ID: 169684BR

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Candidate should be well-suited for a team environment, assisting department executives on Current Series and Development Projects with a can-do attitude, providing thoughtful lists for staffing, directing and open writing assignments. Candidate must have experience drafting astute notes on outlines, scripts and cuts in a timely fashion. Looking for candidates who are a presence on the Comedy scene in Los Angeles. Must be able to identify talent that fits within the HBO Comedy brand by cultivating relationships within the industry and scouting for material outside the traditional sources. Candidate will also be responsible for tracking competitive development and updating the executives on the TV/Digital landscape. Please include a cover letter when applying.


America's most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

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