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Culinary Producer

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    117053226
Discovery Communications


Culinary Producer

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 25497
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
US-NY-New York City

Overview

Discovery is looking for a Culinary Producer. The ideal candidate must have extensive knowledge of culinary, ability to manage change well, be a problem solver and very organized. This position will be located in New York.



Responsibilities

1. Develops show content including research, talking points, and food action scripts for the kitchen shows.
2. Works on set for the kitchen shows and is a liaison between producers, talent and kitchen staff.
3. Works on large-scale reality competition shows, coordinating logistics, developing challenge concepts, selecting casts, working with producers, kitchen and contestants to execute challenges.
4. Works closely with talent, producers and programming executives.
5. Must also have recipe writing and development skills as well as culinary writing expertise.
6. Will often oversee large staffs and must be able to manage people well.
7. Must be able to oversee and manage the culinary budget.



Qualifications

* Bachelor’s degree
* Culinary degree
* 1 year of Culinary producing
* Time management – overlapping tape dates, location visits, continual deadlines
* Judgment – representing our Brand with diplomacy and tact to production companies while upholding the importance of content and the look of food shot on set
* Problem solving – ability to negotiate difficult matters on set and behind the scenes based on sound knowledge of Food Network production procedures
* Manage change well – Every new production company has a different way of working so candidate must be able to plug into variety of work styles and quickly become a vital member of their team
* Organization and planning skills
* Sound knowledge of culinary – both savory, baking and pastry, and sanitation
* Available to travel as travel is required
* Long periods of standing required
* Potential for very long days
* Must have a valid driver’s license
* Must have the legal right to work in the Unites States

New York, New York City, NYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI117053226

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Culinary Producer</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 25497<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery is looking for a Culinary Producer. The ideal candidate must have extensive knowledge of culinary, ability to manage change well, be a problem solver and very organized. This position will be located in New York.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Develops show content including research, talking points, and food action scripts for the kitchen shows.<br />2. Works on set for the kitchen shows and is a liaison between producers, talent and kitchen staff.<br />3. Works on large-scale reality competition shows, coordinating logistics, developing challenge concepts, selecting casts, working with producers, kitchen and contestants to execute challenges.<br />4. Works closely with talent, producers and programming executives.<br />5. Must also have recipe writing and development skills as well as culinary writing expertise.<br />6. Will often oversee large staffs and must be able to manage people well.<br />7. Must be able to oversee and manage the culinary budget.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Bachelors degree<br />* Culinary degree<br />* 1 year of Culinary producing<br />* Time management overlapping tape dates, location visits, continual deadlines <br />* Judgment representing our Brand with diplomacy and tact to production companies while upholding the importance of content and the look of food shot on set<br />* Problem solving ability to negotiate difficult matters on set and behind the scenes based on sound knowledge of Food Network production procedures <br />* Manage change well Every new production company has a different way of working so candidate must be able to plug into variety of work styles and quickly become a vital member of their team<br />* Organization and planning skills <br />* Sound knowledge of culinary both savory, baking and pastry, and sanitation <br />* Available to travel as travel is required<br />* Long periods of standing required<br />* Potential for very long days<br />* Must have a valid drivers license<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the Unites States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York, New York City, NYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/2VlVeOTWDagGiZVPFLzak"> <p>PI117053226</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-12 Expires: 2020-02-12

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