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Assistant to a Literary Manager and Producer

Anonymous Content

Anonymous Content

Culver City, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Who We Are:

Anonymous Content is a global media company that produces multi-platform premium content and boasts an exceptional client roster which includes many of the world’s most renowned and innovative directors, writers, and actors. The company’s award-winning Film & TV division encompasses many commercially successful and critically acclaimed works. Current Anonymous Content films include the recently released FOE (Amazon) starring Saoirse Ronan, Paul Mescal and Aaron Pierre, critically acclaimed THE STRANGER (Netflix) starring Joel Edgerton, SWAN SONG (Apple TV+), WORTH (Netflix), STILLWATER (Focus Features) and THE MIDNIGHT SKY (Netflix), as well as the highly anticipated upcoming adaptation of Colson Whitehead’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel THE NICKEL BOYS. The company is also behind the three-time Academy Award winning film THE REVENANT, Best Picture Academy Award winning film SPOTLIGHT, and Academy Award winning film for Best Original Screenplay, ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND. The company’s TV credits include the recently released fourth season of TRUE DETECTIVE (HBO) starring Jodie Foster, SAINT X (Hulu) directed by Dee Rees, SHANTARAM (Apple TV+) starring Charlie Hunnam, THE LAST DAYS OF PTOLEMY GREY (Apple TV+) starring Samuel L. Jackson and Dominique Fishback, as well as the second season of RANDOM ACTS OF FLYNESS (HBO). Upcoming series include TIME BANDITS (Apple TV+) from Taika Waititi, DISCLAIMER (Apple TV+) from Alfonso Cuarón, starring Cate Blanchett and Kevin Kline, and SAVANT (Apple TV+), starring Jessica Chastain. Anonymous Content has also produced many other award winning and critically acclaimed series including MR. ROBOT (USA Network), HOMECOMING (Amazon), 13 REASONS WHY (Netflix), DICKINSON (Apple TV+), HOME BEFORE DARK (Apple TV+), and DEFENDING JACOB (Apple TV+). Through its Commercial work, Anonymous Content is also the driving creative force behind countless leading global brands, including Apple, Nike and Coke. For more information, visit www.anonymouscontent.com.

We are looking for an experienced Assistant to a Literary Manager and Producer who has a genuine passion for being a part of our mission. This position will be supporting two Executives located in our Culver City office. At this time, this role is in office five days per week.

The Producer’s current projects include FOE which will be released in 2023 via Amazon and BOY SWALLOWS UNIVERSE, a TV show in production at Netflix. BOY ERASED (Focus) and THE STRANGER (Netflix) are her most recent movies released.

In this role you will:

  • Be the point of contact for all inbound and outbound aspects for both the Literary Manager and Producer including coordinating, scheduling, note-taking, rolling calls, deal/payment tracking, etc.
  • Rely on sound judgment and knowledge of the business priorities to ensure relevant meetings are scheduled in a timely manner
  • Maintain systems to keep supervisor up to date on every aspect of projects in real time
  • Assist in creation of pitch desks and connecting with producers, directors, studios, and networks on projects in development
  • Read scripts, evaluate talent, track material across film and TV
  • Have opportunities for creative input and development
  • Assist clients as needed

We are excited about you because you are:

  • An experienced Assistant with ideally 1-2 years of experience in the industry, agency/ management experience a plus
  • Interested in a career in representation and/or development as a film/tv executive
  • Self-directed, highly organized, and able to balance competing priorities
  • Attentive to detail, have strong conflict-resolution, and decision-making skills
  • Able to manage up and one’s own time to prioritize tasks when given clearly defined goals and objectives
  • A clear communicator, both written and verbal

Anonymous Content is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, or any other protected group status as defined by the law.