Full Job Description
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS’s total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
CBS Marketing is looking for a Post Production Supervisor to supervise online editors and audio sweetening mixers in the production of promos and other promotion materials for broadcast, etc.
Supervise the online editing and audio sweetening of promos produced by the writer/producers and assigned by the Director of Production. This includes directing the activity of online Avid editors, audio mixers, and voice-over talent.
Manage and QC (quality control) the production of media files for final air and distribution to digital partners.
Confer with operations and support services personnel to coordinate unit activities with other departments.
Edit scripts for continuity and accuracy.
Input production data into Jira (workflow management program) and use that for the communication and production of promos.
Bachelor’s Degree with a major in Television or Film production (from four-year college or university).
3+ years related experience at a television network, network affiliate, major film studio, production company or advertising agency).
Experience with supervising production personnel and scheduling production facilities is required.
Solid technical background in post-production is an absolute requirement. Must have thorough knowledge of linear and nonlinear editing techniques, audio pre-lay and mixing methodologies and media file formats, animated graphics, other miscellaneous equipment used in the day-to-day post-production process.
Knowledge of Jira and/or another workflow/tracking program a bonus.
A thorough understanding of file-based post-production workflows is required.
Must be computer literate. This includes a thorough knowledge of the Mac and Windows operating systems, spreadsheets, database systems, and general word processing.
Additional requisite skills include being a well organized and detail-oriented person with strong verbal and written communication skills.
Must work well under pressure, while dealing with on-air scheduling deadlines.
FUNCTION: Post Production
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