Digital Asset (Recipe Library) Migration Freelancer

Food Network
10011, New York City
Paid per recipe - prioritize, coordinate and complete all aspects of recipe system production.
Jul 06, 2016
Metro Area
New York
Contract, Freelance

Title: Digital Asset / Recipe Library Migration Freelancer


Relevant Experience: 2-3 years of experience


Qualifications: Minimum 2 years related work experience with websites, digital asset management, or systems administration.


Job Location: Remote


Duration: 3-6 months


Requirements: Personal Computer & Internet Access



Roles & Responsibilities:



Purpose: Scripps is seeking a high-performance team member needed to ingest, organize and perform digital recipe migration activities for Scripps Networks Interactive Food brand’s (Food Network and Cooking Channel).






  • This position reports to the Digital Asset / Recipe Library Coordinator and Director of Editorial Operations.


    This person must work collaboratively with members of Food Network’s and Cooking Channel's digital programming and editorial teams to ensure deadlines are met.


    This person must develop and maintain an effective working relationship with the SNI Enterprise teams (Development, Search), Culinary Editors and the Food Network and Cooking Channel Programming teams in Knoxville, TN and New York City, NY.


  • This position will be working with and managed by teams in remote offices, NYC and Knoxville and must be proficient in remote working environments and using technology such as Skype, Slack, Google Docs & Sheets to collaborate with others.   





  • Prioritize, coordinate and complete all aspects of recipe system production and migration from legacy systems.  This includes:


    • Entering new recipes


      Selecting and updating appropriate recipe metadata to ensure optimal search results


      Attaching show, talent and other important information to recipe assets.


      Fixing recipe errors that appear from automatic migration of assets.


      Check that recipe assets pass the quality assurance standards and user acceptance testing as defined by the Digital Asset / Recipe Library Coordinator.


      Quality Assurance and accuracy for recipes part of the Scripps Library of Assets


      Metadata fielding / tagging and QA.


    Work collaboratively to archive and apply images, video and metadata to a wide range of recipe asset types, including: shows, cookbooks, magazine, and custom digitally developed recipes.


    Proactively problem solve system, recipe and digital asset production issues. Work collaboratively with Food Network’s Digital Product Team as well as Scripps Networks Interactive Enterprise teams and maintain on-going communication between each.






  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.


    Ability to coordinate and prioritize large and diverse workload to meet deadlines.


    Initiative to work independently and proactively.


    Excellent typing skills.


    Natural curiosity and interest in food, food preparation, meal planning desired.


    Content editing and writing skills desired.


    Broad understanding of online recipe content and metadata strategies.


    Basic knowledge of Adobe CQ and content management systems to edit digital recipes.


    Proficient with personal computers and in Microsoft Office applications (Word and Excel) and Google Collaboration applications (Sheets and Docs).


    Strong problem solving skills. Effective oral and written communication with work teams and other resources to accomplish goals. Excellent interpersonal and team skills.


    Innovative, resourceful and collaborative.