Senior Manager, Video Operations - Bloomberg Telev

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jun 07, 2013
Closes
Jul 07, 2013
Contact
Ms. Bloomberg Recruitment
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
The Role:

Bloomberg TV is hiring a Senior Manager, Video Operations. This position directly manages all global video editing personnel, facilities and workflow for Bloomberg TV air and digital platforms. Oversight responsibilities include daily video elements for 24-hour live news programming, long-form documentary and specials, video library/archive and digital platform publishing. The ideal candidate will have managed a 20+ person team of video editors in broadcast or cable news within an Avid Interplay environment and have a proven track record of delivering exceptional service to worldwide editorial teams. Must have the
ability to deliver innovative, big picture workflows, but be comfortable with hands-on training/coaching, troubleshooting, project management, quality control and occasional editing. The Senior Manager, Video Operations will be required to operate under breaking news deadline pressure and available on-call as required.

Qualifications:

- 8+ recent and relevant years experience in an Operations Management role in broadcast, cable news, sports, or post-production facility.
- 4+ years prior hands-on experience as a video editor working under live television deadlines.
- Detailed experience working with the latest Avid technology in a facility with 10+ edit clients, ISIS and Interplay.
- Detailed technical knowledge of the latest electronic news gathering techniques, modern post-production workflow and digital video transcoding and publishing systems.
- Demonstrated history of working closely with engineering teams to roll out new video editing technology upgrades and workflows.
- Experience with a variety of Media & Production Asset Management Systems as well as general Newsroom software and tools.
- Existing relationships with Avid sales, integration and support teams as well as other equipment and service providers.
- Ability to creatively solve problems and deliver timely solutions that introduce operational efficiencies.
- A master at scheduling large, ever-changing teams in a 24-hour operation with experience in ScheduAll, Xytech or similar.
- Ability to create, maintain and distribute detailed technical documentation.
- Prior employee leadership experience.
- Avid training and certification(s) helpful.
- Experience with Grass Valley Edius and K2 media servers helpful.

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