Production Assistant, Creative Services & Operations

Posted: 9/16/2018

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


DIVISION PROFILE
NBCUniversal International Networks is one of the world’s premier entertainment portfolios, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 165 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific. The channel brands in the portfolio include Universal Channel, Syfy, E! Entertainment Television, 13th Street, DIVA, Studio Universal, Telemundo, Bravo, DreamWorks and Golf Channel. These unique brands deliver a full range of entertainment experiences to local audiences across the globe.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Finish/version creative content for various E! International feeds.
  • QC finished spots
  • Coordinate finishing/versioning with assistant editors that are cutting on Avid Media Composer
  • Schedule corresponding drop-in graphics (i.e., Deko text, After Effects, subtitles, etc.) for all creative assets.
  • Coordinate audio sessions with voice-over talent and pro-tools mixers.
  • Work closely with manager to ensure all assets are executed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Read and understand program schedules across various feeds.
  • Work with media manager to ensure additional media is finished and delivered for online/social platforms.
  • Assist manager and supervisor of department with other content needs: affiliate promo delivery, cross promos, ad-sales needs, and other special deliveries
  • Work with media manager to acquire source masters
  • Understand compliance restrictions and coordinate compliance recuts.
  • Ensure that all spots are entered in the scheduling (traffic) systems (i.e. Lacuna/Landmark/Mediator/Dry Creek) and ingested by Master Control in a timely manner, to ultimately air during their respective flight dates.
  • Become proficient on Avid and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Some weekend and alternative hours may be needed during special events (i.e. Red Carpet Season)
  • Additional tasks as assigned.

    The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and may be modified at any time by the company.



  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

    u>Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, California

  • Knowledge of Avid a plus. Candidate must have at least one year’s worth of experience working in a similar capacity at a network or cable channel
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under time-sensitive situations.
  • Must possess strong writing & copy-editing skills and be detail-oriented.
  • Must know how to communicate effectively and positively with production team members, partners, and other departments.
  • Broad knowledge of entertainment and pop culture a plus
  • Individual must be organized, accurate, flexible, self-motivated, responsible, able to meet deadlines and work under pressure

    NBCUniversal International Networks is one of the world’s premier entertainment portfolios, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 176 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific.  The channel brands in the portfolio include Universal Channel, Syfy, E! Entertainment Television, 13th Street, DIVA, Studio Universal, Telemundo, The Style Network and Golf Channel. These unique brands deliver a full range of entertainment experiences to local audiences across the globe; the portfolio also includes Movies 24 in the UK. Further, NBCUniversal News Group, one of the most influential and respected portfolios of on-air and digital news properties in the world, operate CNBC and NBC News internationally.

    NBCUniversal International Networks is a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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