Full Time Job

Senior Post Production Executive, France

Amazon Studios

Paris, France 07-29-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Please submit applications with an English CV.

Amazon Studios is the television development and production arm of Amazon.com. We make and deliver Originals content for Prime customers. The Worldwide Production & Operations team covers physical production, post production, and localization of series and movies globally.
We are seeking a Senior Post Production Executive to track progress and manage the delivery of all assets from third party productions to Amazon Studios in France. This includes maintaining schedules, following up on outstanding deliverables, and organizing assets for delivery to Prime Video. The role will coordinate with third-party vendors on work related to the editing and versioning of assets, ensuring the highest quality standards, tracking expenditures for all production department related work orders, and distributing assets for Public Relations, Marketing, and International Localization needs. This role will work directly with our Content Licensing and Development teams in Paris and will be the main point of contact in France for the Operations teams in Los Angeles, London, and Seattle. This role will also be responsible for evaluating new post-related products and providing thoughtful advice on potential risks and issues in a wide range of asset management areas, including potential vendors, archival solutions, and new technologies.

• Oversee on-time delivery and on-budget execution for all series projects in development, production, and post production for scripted and unscripted content
• Oversee the approval of post-production budgets, bids, and schedules
• Make recommendations on series staff and vendors
• Coordinate deals for post services
• Liaise between producers and the Los Angeles-based International Originals Post Production team and the London-based European Originals Post Production team
• Coordinate with production and development departments to assess scope and challenges of projects
• Collaborate closely with internal Localization, Mastering, and Technology teams in preparing series global release
• Engage with Marketing, Public Relations, and Prime Video team members to deliver assets
• Evaluate technical workflows
• Travel as required in support of show planning and execution

• Multiple years experience as Post Producer/Post Executive or the equivalent
• Strong written and verbal French and English communication skills
• Organized and with great attention to detail
• Understanding of budgeting, scheduling and technical workflows
• Post and editorial problem-solving ability

• Conversant in one or more additional European languages
• Experience in various television and film post production environments
• Experience with scheduling post vendors and creating delivery schedules from the beginning to end of production cycles
• Experience with delivery of assets to studios
• Experience with variety of digital media workflows
• Knowledge of wide array of media asset types
• Experience with international subtitling and dubbing workflows
• Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
• Ability to manage multiple projects at once, follow through, and meet deadlines