Associate Vice President, Content Development

Shanghai, China
15 Nov 2016
31 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description: 

NBA China is seeking an experienced Producer, especiallywith a proven background producing unscripted original programming for Satellite Television. TheProducer must have a solid understanding of all phases of production as this position will play a central role in the creative process (writing, producing, shooting and editing), as well as managing budgets, timeline, talent, 3rd party production companies including crews and equipment.

Major Responsibilities: 


  • Lead/Directour production company in the Casting process and final cast selection (remotely and/or on casting calls)
  • Lead/Direct our production companyin the creation of a production team that can execute the vision (definition of roles and team streamlining)
  • Lead/Direct our production company in the brainstorming and creation of the "Main Grid" (full season story arc)
  • Support/flesh out ALL episodes outlines/Episodic structure and creative treatments with the production house


  • Support EP and Director on set as necessary
  • Assist writers and producers regarding specific areas of concern

Post production

  • Assist story editors and producers in the edit room during the initial shaping and crafting of episodes
  • Contribute with edit notes to all episodes

Required Experience & Knowledge: 

Bilingual - written and verbal

Excellent communication skills - be able to articulate creative and production concepts in both Chinese and English

Highly organized and able to multi-task

Advanced project management skills

12+ years of experience as a Senior Executive/Executive Producer of Episodic Television or Filmed Entertainment

Solid knowledge of current market trends

A reel of demonstrable work

Educational Background Required: 

Bachelor's degree, in theater,film and/ortelevision preferred