Post PA

Posted: 5/17/2019

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


Job Purpose:
NBCUniversal Entertainment First Run Syndication is seeking an Post Production Assistant to work with all day to day operations as outlined below for “The Kelly Clarkson Show.” This is a Run of Show position.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with Post Production Supervisor to schedule Avid, Graphics Bay, VO and Audio Sweetening sessions
  • Regularly review Air and Production Calendars to ensure timely delivery of Show and Field elements.
  • Assist the Field Producers to ensure that all material has been ingested and all elements are ready for edit sessions
  • Assist Media Manager and editors to make sure all raw materials are archived correctly and easily accessible
  • Assist the Music Producer to ensure that all music cue sheets have been accurately documented and submitted to Music Services Department
  • Assist Graphics Artists in getting necessary elements for Studio spots and help coordinate delivery of elements between post and the Control Room
  • Anticipate post production needs and be proactive about reserving post production sessions by engaging producers on a constant basis
  • Effectively communicate on-going post production schedule changes to key post staff and producers
  • Effectively communicate key issues to Production Management
  • Assist as needed in project QC before final delivery
  • Assist as needed with final deliverables


  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Minimum 2 years of professional working experience preferably in a post-production department
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
    • Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator experience preferred

    Eligibility Requirements:
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
    • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
    • Must be willing to work in Universal City, California
    • Must have work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    Desired Characteristics:
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments under high pressure in a fast-paced environment
    Ability to follow direction and work independently when necessary
    • Strengths in problem solving, equipment trouble-shooting, attention to detail, and ability to multitask
    • Comfortable in a deadline-driven work environment
    • Strong collaboration skills

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