CAKE Productions is looking for a Development Intern
A fantastic opportunity to gain knowledge of the animation
industry and children’s TV, gaining experience by participating in projects and
supporting the development team as they take ideas from
initiation through to pitching.
CAKE is world-leading independent
entertainment company specialising in the development, financing, production,
distribution and brand development of kids’ and family properties working with
renowned producers from all over the world.
end-to-end creative and production management services, bespoke solutions
tailored to fit the needs of every show. Engaging and utilising an extensive
network of world-class studios and talent to build robust multi-partner
pipelines effectively optimising every part of each IP through development and
production to deliveries that are on time, on budget and exceed expectations.
have an unrivalled reputation for success with stand-out, game-changing shows
such as Angry Birds: Summer Madness and Mama K’s Team 4 for
Netflix; Pablo for CBeebies, Mush-Mush & The Mushables
currently premiering internationally on Cartoon Network and Boomerang and
upwards of 13 properties in development.
logistical and coordination support to the Creative Development
department, reporting to and working alongside the Head of Development.
Process and manage the incoming projects in a
first responder capacity.
Manage and take ownership of the database of
projects and associated materials on projects and maintain a system of
notifications for key project events.
Manage and update the company’s database of
studios, writers, creators, directors, showrunners, and other talent.
Assist with producing pitch and writer’s bibles
and preparing materials for pitches.
Tracking project progress and pitches,
ensuring all feedback and notes are delivered in time.
Where required, input on productions and
development projects, and support the Development team in reviewing pitches.
Keep up to date with the latest industry news and
content to circulate the main headlines in a weekly newsletter to the team.
Schedule and participate in regular screening
meetings and research compelling content to watch.
Join creative meetings and take minutes.
Administrative support for
the Development team (scheduling, travel arrangements, market preparation,
Coordination with other
internal departments such as marketing, business affairs, sales, and
Assist in ad-hoc tasks as
Strong interest and passion for Children’s TV
Proven understanding of the creative,
development and production process in animation, as well as script and story
Possess good organisational and coordination
Be familiar with specific necessary software –
Excel, Word, Final Draft, Photoshop, Illustrator, GoogleDocs, etc.
Ability to work successfully both autonomously
and as part of a team.
Possess and apply a high attention to detail.
Ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
Able to adopt a systematic and pro-active
approach that will ensure task completion in order to meet deadlines.
Capacity to multi-task over multiple on-going
projects, and able to define priorities.
Ability to think on your feet and react to
situations and arising problems confidently whilst maintaining composure.
Demonstrating tact and diplomacy in all
How To Apply
send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected] stating ‘INTERN APPLICATION +
Name’ in the subject line.