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Coordinator, Media Logistics

Discovery Communications
Sterling, VA 20164
  • Job Code
    112440110
Discovery Communications


Coordinator, Media Logistics

US-VA-Sterling

Job ID: 23803
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: IT & Technical Operations
US-VA-Sterling

Overview

Discovery Latin America Media Logistics (DLA-ML) prepares material for regional air through the coordination of delivery, technical evaluation, language customization and graphics customization.

The Coordinator position provides daily operational support and coordination of regional program media from delivery through to distribution, including fulfillment, post production, closed captioning, and language customization.



Responsibilities

1. Create and maintain accurate program metadata for all regional content in Discovery’s internal media management and scheduling systems.
2. Inform Programming, Language Customization, PMD and other users of regional content of program status.
3. Communicate with IML on program delivery and efficiently work together to ensure timely delivery of media for DLA/USH broadcast.
4. Review and provide all necessary files to the appropriate dubbing studios for the dubbing, subtitling and closed captioning of all pertinent program media.
5. Review and follow up on all technical discrepancies and coordinate correction/replacement of program media and/or components.
6. Ensure prompt delivery of all crucial assets needed for air by conducting missing asset cross checks with Broadcast Operations.
7. Control multiple tracking systems/spreadsheets.
8. Communicate critical and time-sensitive information to internal/external partners regarding project status, urgent deadlines, and system failures.
9. Assist DLA-ML on various tasks, research/analysis and special projects as needed or assigned.



Qualifications

* This position is considered an essential position. This means that during times of inclement weather, emergencies, or when access to the workplace may be impeded, that employees in this position are expected to report to work to support business continuance, unless otherwise instructed by his/her direct manager.
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.

* 1-2 years’ experience with post production, broadcast operations, and/or log operations highly preferred.
* Bachelor’s degree in communications, television, film, media, logistics, or operations highly preferred.
* Solid technical background with knowledge and understanding of multiple media platforms.
* Strong working knowledge of post-production environment, standards, and equipment preferred.
* Work experience within the media/tech industry preferred.
* Strong work ethic and positive attitude with ability to lead and handle high volume projects and tasks.
* Superior organizational skills with a high degree of flexibility, attention to detail, and ability to respond to changing priorities, timelines, and deadlines.
* Self-learner, independent, with outstanding problem-solving skills.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize effectively.
* Experience with Microsoft Suite to include: Word, Excel, Outlook etc.
* Bi-lingual or tri-lingual (Spanish, English, Portuguese) is a plus.
* If internal candidate, experience using Discovery Internal Systems (i.e. MediaFlex) highly preferred.

Sterling, Virginia, VA

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.

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<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Coordinator, Media Logistics</b><br/><br/>US-VA-Sterling<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 23803<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> IT & Technical Operations<br/>US-VA-Sterling<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery Latin America Media Logistics (DLA-ML) prepares material for regional air through the coordination of delivery, technical evaluation, language customization and graphics customization.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">The Coordinator position provides daily operational support and coordination of regional program media from delivery through to distribution, including fulfillment, post production, closed captioning, and language customization. </p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Create and maintain accurate program metadata for all regional content in Discoverys internal media management and scheduling systems.<br />2. Inform Programming, Language Customization, PMD and other users of regional content of program status. <br />3. Communicate with IML on program delivery and efficiently work together to ensure timely delivery of media for DLA/USH broadcast. <br />4. Review and provide all necessary files to the appropriate dubbing studios for the dubbing, subtitling and closed captioning of all pertinent program media.<br />5. Review and follow up on all technical discrepancies and coordinate correction/replacement of program media and/or components.<br />6. Ensure prompt delivery of all crucial assets needed for air by conducting missing asset cross checks with Broadcast Operations. <br />7. Control multiple tracking systems/spreadsheets. <br />8. Communicate critical and time-sensitive information to internal/external partners regarding project status, urgent deadlines, and system failures.<br />9. Assist DLA-ML on various tasks, research/analysis and special projects as needed or assigned.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* This position is considered an essential position. This means that during times of inclement weather, emergencies, or when access to the workplace may be impeded, that employees in this position are expected to report to work to support business continuance, unless otherwise instructed by his/her direct manager. <br />* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* 1-2 years experience with post production, broadcast operations, and/or log operations highly preferred. <br />* Bachelors degree in communications, television, film, media, logistics, or operations highly preferred.<br />* Solid technical background with knowledge and understanding of multiple media platforms.<br />* Strong working knowledge of post-production environment, standards, and equipment preferred.<br />* Work experience within the media/tech industry preferred. <br />* Strong work ethic and positive attitude with ability to lead and handle high volume projects and tasks.<br />* Superior organizational skills with a high degree of flexibility, attention to detail, and ability to respond to changing priorities, timelines, and deadlines. <br />* Self-learner, independent, with outstanding problem-solving skills.<br />* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.<br />* Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize effectively. <br />* Experience with Microsoft Suite to include: Word, Excel, Outlook etc.<br />* Bi-lingual or tri-lingual (Spanish, English, Portuguese) is a plus.<br />* If internal candidate, experience using Discovery Internal Systems (i.e. MediaFlex) highly preferred. </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">Sterling, Virginia, VA</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 <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/Ma2kJQH8RoWgsoMyurqRL"> <p>PI112440110</p>

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Posted: 2019-08-01 Expires: 2019-09-01

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