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Coordinator, Content

Discovery Inc
New York, NY 10001
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Discovery Inc

Location: New York, New York, United States, 10001
Req ID: 807

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

The Team

The joint venture with Chip and Joanna will offer remarkable real-life stories with everyday heart, humor, hope, and human connection with programming genres that include fascinating families, heartwarming transformations, and life's milestone and transformational moments.

The Role

The Content Coordinator will partner with the Development and Production team by providing support to ensure optimal workflow from concept to delivery for non-scripted programming. The Coordinator will work closely within the department to facilitate communications, solve problems and remove blocks to allow all team members to be effective and productive. Our ideal candidate is extremely organized, technically savvy, and can thrive in a fast-paced environment. If you are passionate about helping to bring our amazing content to the air, we want to talk to you.


1. Assist in the development process. Write log lines when needed, provide support and coordinate video, paper and other development materials needed for meetings
2. Pull clips and perform basic editing functions for internal meetings including ad sales & Upfront programs
3. Populate and track development project notification forms
4. Coordinate & schedule department team meetings and conference calls
5. Prepare agendas, run video, take notes and book catering for meetings
6. Maintain in-office & department production boards
7. Request media assets for PE's and production companies
8. Schedule industry conferences
9. Provide required information and/or materials for selected award entries
10. Gather and compile weekly team updates
11. Manage screening priority process for content team 12. Complete e-submissions, and project pass letters 13. Use multiple company and department databases to track projects through all stages 14. When requested, provide creative input on select elements of projects 15. Other duties as assigned


1+ years of production experience; Associate degree in broadcast, film or related field preferred

Accomplished computer skills, especially Microsoft Office Suite and G Suite

Knowledge of Final Cut Pro or similar non-linear editing software
Excellent communication and follow-up skills and the capability of working on multiple projects in various stages of production in an extremely fast-paced environment
Impeccable organizational skills, accuracy, and attention to detail
Ability to monitor timelines and adjust your work as needed, prioritizing the most important pieces to achieve incredible success

Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-13

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