Development Executive - MGM x Brat


About US

Brat is where the next generation tunes in. 

We work with the world’s brightest creators to develop a new wave of youth culture. Started by the founding team of Niche (acquired by Twitter in 2015), Brat launched in 2017 with hit shows like Chicken Girls and Total Eclipse. With millions of subscribers on YouTube, Instagram and Twitter, Brat has become a household name for the next generation of viewers.

To date, we have raised over $40 million in financing. Read more in the Los Angeles Times and TechCrunch.


JOB SUMMARY

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (“MGM”) and Brat are teaming up to develop original film and T.V. content for YA audiences. To spearhead this partnership, we’re seeking an experienced Development Executive to bring these projects to fruition.


JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Develop, acquire and option material from leading creative voices in the YA space, with the intention of distributing these projects across traditional and streaming platforms.

  • Shepherd all aspects of the development process, shaping story, character development, and structure, providing meaningful creative feedback and notes on materials and scripts.

  • Act as the chief liaison between MGM and Brat.

  • Oversee all writer/development deals for the partnership.

  • Maintain and establish new relationships with writers, agents and managers.


JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • An established level of relevant experience in creative development and YA content.

  • Must have strong writing and excellent communication skills. 

  • Must be able to work under strict time constraints and meet deadlines. 

  • Agency and selling experience is a plus.


HOW TO APPLY

Please apply via LinkedIn with information about yourself, your qualifications and any other relevant details. Attach a résumé and additional pertinent documents.

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