Posted February 13, 2018 05:16:20The stockbroking firm that owns the Paramount film and TV network said Friday it is hiring a director of entertainment, adding to the ranks of Hollywood executives who have been brought on board to help oversee the network’s expanding film slate.
The job posting was posted to LinkedIn, which the company said is the only online platform that allows users to apply for its jobs.
It says the job is part-time and is based in Hollywood, California, with a location of Los Angeles, California.
The listing, titled “Stockbroker Job Openings: Los Angeles,” says the position will be based in Los Angeles.
It notes that the position has “several benefits,” including “assist with hiring, scheduling and compensation” for a team of about 100 people.
“This is a highly sought-after position that will allow you to collaborate with a highly talented team to advance our film slate,” the listing says.
The position, which can pay $35,000 to $70,000 per year, is part of a larger expansion at Paramount that includes the release of “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension,” the studio’s second feature, and the premiere of the upcoming “The Revenant.”
Paramount is currently working on a film that will expand from six to 12 feature films.
The studio is developing “The Divergent Series: Allegiant,” and it is developing the feature film “The Jungle Book.”
“The Revenger” is a sequel to the 2008 film.
It was released in 2015.
The company is also expanding the slate of films it produces, launching a “family comedy” series with Disney Television Group, and adding the upcoming film “Lone Survivor,” a comedy about the 2012 Boston Marathon bombing.
The new job posting notes that Paramount “is hiring for an experienced executive with a track record of leadership, talent and dedication to our creative efforts.”
It also said it is looking for a person with experience in the film and entertainment industry.
The post goes on to note that “any other experience would be appreciated” but does not mention any specific candidates.