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Production Assistant (Contract)

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Duration: Contract


Responsibilities:

  • Work with Producing team on the day-to-day production of assigned shows (including, but not limited to weekly video series, snap reformats, and other projects as assigned)
  • Pitch segment ideas
  • Undertake detailed research
  • Fact check scripts and spell check graphics
  • Pull, organize and track all video assets (including b-roll, SOTs, and pics)
  • Clearly communicate with gfx artists, photo team, and editors
  • Log and transcribe interviews
  • Attend shoots and assist production as needed
  • Work with talent as directed
  • Assist with major initiatives (like E! live events) as well as day-to-day operations
  • Juggle multiple projects and shows with parallel timelines
  • Other duties as assigned


• Bachelor’s Degree
• 6+ months production experience on any platform (TV, Digital, Social) or related internship
• Strong video content production background

• Organization and time management skills with initiative
• Possess working knowledge of basic video and photo editing software (including Adobe Premiere & Photoshop)
• Basic knowledge of navigating and downloading media from external resources like Getty, Shutterstock, etc.
• Effective communication skills and experience working across multiple departments
• A blend of collaborative skills as well as being an independent self-starter
• Flexible and has ability to shift gears quickly between multiple projects
• Field shoot experience a plus
• Create and maintain positive, productive relationships with both internal and external groups
• Ability to work efficiently whether in office or remote
• Keep a pulse on trending/viral topics across digital platforms such as YouTube, Twitter, TikTok Snapchat, Twitch, and Instagram
• Must love pop culture and all things entertainment news

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including 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 premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including 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 premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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