Viacom International Media Networks (MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick jr., Comedy Central, Spike)

Producer / Editor MTV (f /m) - Berlin

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Active since 04-07-2018 Job category Radio & Television
Location Berlin Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract
Hours 40 Salary -
Why Viacom International Media Networks? Sure, you will have challenging tasks, responsibilities and freedom for your ideas, just like in other companies. But at Viacom you’re not only contributing your Know How, but your individual passion. Since we all share a love for great stories, we have gathered the best storytellers and committed ourselves to bringing the best possible stories to our audience. Whether you are working for MTV, VIVA, COMEDY CENTRAL or NICKELODEON, you will have the opportunity to discover your true talent in an innovative environment and write your own story. We are looking for diverse talents – whether you are a newcomer or a professional - to help expand our content across all platforms from TV to Web.

For our Productions & Content Development department in Berlin, we are looking for a limited period of 1 year starting as soon as possible

Producer / Editor MTV (f /m)

Reporting into the Brand Director Youth & Music, this role is responsible for the localisation, development and production of local formats (Non-Fiction, Reality, Music events) for the German-speaking MTV channel.

These tasks await you:
• Format development for the MTV brand for Germany, Switzerland and Austria across all platforms
• Leading production companies in current and new developments and productions. Acceptance of scripts and final episodes
• Drive shortform projects, including researching stories and working alongside production company for MTV Buzz, as well as other relevant shortform content productions
• Close cooperation with local departments, specifically TAM (Talent & Music) for casting and talent management, Digital, Marketing, PR, Programming, Finance and with third party Sales house, including approvals from sales driven Branded Content initiatives
• Close cooperation with Cluster Production team for cross-cluster projects and hub productions, plus international production teams where relevant
• Optimizing the performance (rating and ROI) of existing productions and the placement of MTV as a leading brand for Youth, for those young in spirit and commercial partners

That’s why we want you:
• Relevant university or bachelor degree or comparable professional education
• At least 3 years of relevant work experience, specifically for a TV channel or a production house
• Excellent knowledge of the German television market for a Youth audience as well as a high level of understanding of the television behavior and the visual needs of this target
• Experience in approving mainly reality and non-scripted formats as well as experience in reading / commenting and approving scripts in German and English language
• Ability and creativity to adapt formats from other countries
• Flexibility to adjust project and work schedule according to departmental priorities, mediating many demands and requests, strong problem solving skills
• Must be able to conduct work in a self-directed manner with limited supervision
• Excellent organization skills with positive attitude
• Excellent knowledge of German (native speaker) and English

• You work in Friedrichshain, one of the hotspots in downtown Berlin, in a centrally located office
• In addition to your salary, you get a monthly benefit card
• Free access to including a variety of online trainings
• Several company discounts and various seasonal initiatives

Sounds just like you? Then this job will suit you perfectly. Send us your application and let us know your earliest possible starting date via webpage Questions? Send them to

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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Radio & Television
Industry / Industries Entertainment
Region Germany

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Name Franziska Niemann