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Writer, NXT
NXT develops and produces live weekly episodic programming that is sports-centric and reality based. The creative team's goal is to provide compelling stories portrayed by the world's most charismatic and diverse athletes.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop clearly defined yet emotionally complex characters for a diverse group of NXT Superstars
  • Script descriptive, thought-provoking, edgy, creative storylines for NXT Superstars
  • Collaborate with a team of road and home-based writers to create compelling stories that capture a global audience fitting multiple demographics
  • Provide punch-up for specific scripted segments as well as review the totality of entire episodes for continuity and flow
  • Incorporate consumer insights and social media to deliver impactful storylines that are consistent with the brand and each talent's skills and history
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of five years professional writing for TV, film or social media
  • Professional TV staff experience in drama and comedy a plus
  • Writing and directing reality television a plus
  • Experience in all aspects of live TV production a plus
  • Plugged into pop culture
  • Work closely and effectively with Talent, Writers, Producers & Performance Center Coaches
  • Strong understanding of WWE's audience (demographic and psychographic) a plus but not required
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • BA/BS in Film, TV, Drama, Media Studies, Communications or similar field of study or industry experience in lieu of degree

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