Directors Guild of America

Directors Guild of America

Basic Cable Claims Representative

Based in Los Angeles, CA

Through the collective voice of more than 18,000 members, the Directors Guild of America (DGA) helps empower directorial teams to protect and enhance their legal and artistic rights, contend for their creative freedom, and strengthen their ability to develop meaningful and credible careers. The DGA’s members include directors, unit production managers, assistant directors, associate directors, stage managers, and production associates, who work in feature film, taped and live television, commercials and documentaries.

The DGA is currently accepting applications for a Basic Cable Claims Representative.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Basic Cable Claims Representative (BCCR) enforces the basic cable use and reuse provisions of the DGA collective bargaining agreements. The BCCR monitors, researches and analyzes the use and reuse of motion pictures and television programs in basic cable markets to ensure the timely and proper payment of residuals, and files and pursues claims for payment when necessary. The BCCR also monitors entertainment industry trends and developments and analyzes their residuals implications.

The ideal candidate is self-motivated, detail oriented and organized, and possesses the following required skills and experience:

  • Strong MS Office Skills, including Word and Excel
  • Solid Math and Computation Skills
  • Familiarity with Collective Bargaining Agreements, or transferable experience
  • Excellent Telephone Etiquette
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Positive Attitude

This is a wonderful opportunity for a motivated individual with a strong work ethic

Excellent work environment and benefits.

The salary for this position is between $43,000.00 - $52,000.00, based on experience.

To Apply
Please submit résumé and salary requirements with the subject line “Basic Cable Claims Representative” via email to: jobs@dga.org.

No phone calls please.


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