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WWE is seeking a new writer’s assistant



This according to WWE’s Corporate Web site:

Responsibilities:

If you are looking to learn all aspects of Creative Writing from the leaders in sports entertainment, then WWE is the place for you. As a Writer’s Assistant, you would have the opportunity to work closely with the Creative Writing Team in all aspects of the writing process, including, but not limited to:

Assisting with directing and producing taped and live vignettes and promos
Typing and distributing scripts, promos, formats, etc.
Taking meeting notes and pitching story ideas
Maintaining storyboard schedules
Acting as a “runner” for Writers and Field Producers, particularly in locating and coordinating talent
Running errands (food and supply runs, etc.)
Acting as liaison to WWE Global Media (dot.com) department
Performing clerical tasks such as faxing, photocopying, and filing
Anticipating the needs of the department and planning ahead to assure efficient departmental functioning

Qualifications:
Requirements:

Minimum of one year TV Writing and/or Production experience
Strong WWE product knowledge
Enthusiastic work ethic and a flexible schedule that allows for long hours and extensive traveling
Driver’s license and car/truck
BA/BS degree in Film/TV/Drama, Media Studies, Communications, English, or related field
Must live in New York City/Stamford, CT area or be willing to relocate there
Organized, detail-oriented, and proactive
Dependable and motivated to execute all tasks, no matter how logistical or administrative, with speed and enthusiasm
Strong computer skills including Word, Excel, Outlook, and keyboarding
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills (both verbal and written)



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6 Responses

  1. Adam says:

    Damn, all I need is the 1 year TV experience and I’d be perfectly qualified!

  2. VicVenom says:

    Must love Soap Operas. Wrestling fans need not apply.

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