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Associate Producer

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    116662582
Discovery Communications


Associate Producer

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 25426
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
US-NY-New York City

Overview

The Associate Producer for TRVL will serve as key support to the on-air department by providing creative and administrative support. The AP will take on a variety of production responsibilities from providing support to on-air producers to coordinating VOD material and delivery, and more. Works very closely with on-air producers to ensure deadlines, budgets and deliverables are met.



Responsibilities

1. Provide basic support to producers.
2. Duties may include: Researching, footage sourcing, music searches, overseeing sound sessions, writing of promo scripts and basic edits, screening shows, loading material into Avids in preparation for edit sessions, etc.
3. Production Administration and Support, which includes: Coordinating all dubbing needs. Coordinating and tracking delivery of material by in-house and freelance producers to in and out-of-house facilities. Coordinating comp reels for on- and off-air needs. Managing and creating material for ongoing off-air initiatives, such as VOD and affiliate needs. Providing basic production support including labels and coordinates all couriers and shipping. Working with Supervising Producer to manage production schedule.
4. Performing other related duties as assigned.



Qualifications

* Basic familiarity with technical and organizational aspects of post-production is essential.
* Knowledge of AVID and other forms of non-linear editing systems very useful.
* Knowledge and experience in television promotion, advertising creative or other related experience is preferred.
* Strong communication, organizational and administrative skills are essential.
* Must be a proactive self-starter.
* Candidate must have the ability to take direction from more than one individual, ability to work independently and the ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.
* Knowledge of normal office software such as Lotus Notes, Word for Windows, Excel, etc. is essential.
* Must be able to work well in a team environment and maintain strong relationships with internal and external partners on all aspects of creative.
* Must have a great sense of humor, be flexible, welcome feedback, and consistently be able to keep a positive attitude.
* Up-to-date knowledge of industry, including competition and new trends, is significant plus.

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

New York City, New York, NYC, NY

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.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

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.

PI116662582

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Associate Producer</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 25426<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">The Associate Producer for TRVL will serve as key support to the on-air department by providing creative and administrative support. The AP will take on a variety of production responsibilities from providing support to on-air producers to coordinating VOD material and delivery, and more. Works very closely with on-air producers to ensure deadlines, budgets and deliverables are met.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Provide basic support to producers.<br />2. Duties may include: Researching, footage sourcing, music searches, overseeing sound sessions, writing of promo scripts and basic edits, screening shows, loading material into Avids in preparation for edit sessions, etc. <br />3. Production Administration and Support, which includes: Coordinating all dubbing needs. Coordinating and tracking delivery of material by in-house and freelance producers to in and out-of-house facilities. Coordinating comp reels for on- and off-air needs. Managing and creating material for ongoing off-air initiatives, such as VOD and affiliate needs. Providing basic production support including labels and coordinates all couriers and shipping. Working with Supervising Producer to manage production schedule.<br />4. Performing other related duties as assigned.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Basic familiarity with technical and organizational aspects of post-production is essential.<br />* Knowledge of AVID and other forms of non-linear editing systems very useful.<br />* Knowledge and experience in television promotion, advertising creative or other related experience is preferred.<br />* Strong communication, organizational and administrative skills are essential.<br />* Must be a proactive self-starter.<br />* Candidate must have the ability to take direction from more than one individual, ability to work independently and the ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.<br />* Knowledge of normal office software such as Lotus Notes, Word for Windows, Excel, etc. is essential.<br />* Must be able to work well in a team environment and maintain strong relationships with internal and external partners on all aspects of creative.<br />* Must have a great sense of humor, be flexible, welcome feedback, and consistently be able to keep a positive attitude.<br />* Up-to-date knowledge of industry, including competition and new trends, is significant plus.</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, NYC, NY</span></p>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. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> 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. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/JBGgDAuKgdrbhPJVfYyLw"> <p>PI116662582</p>

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Posted: 2019-12-27 Expires: 2020-01-27

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