Full Time Job

Assistant Editor


Culver City, CA 06-13-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
The Walt Disney Company's Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) is a global
business segment for The Walt Disney Company with the mission of providing highly-
personalized entertainment experiences to diverse consumers around the world access to
the content they want most, on the latest platforms, at a time of rapidly evolving
consumer habits deliver.

Disney Streaming encompasses the teams leading the Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and Star+
streaming services within Disney's Media & Entertainment Distribution group. We sit at
the intersection between entertainment, sports, and technology and seek to connect
viewers with the stories they love, while driving the streaming industry forward with
consumer-first innovation.

Eastham Studios is a cutting-edge production team that creates digital content for an on
demand audience. Located in a state of the art facility with best in class production tools,
Eastham Studios is a team that consists of award winning producers, editors, and
animators. The Eastham Studios Post Production department is tasked with creating the
best in class digital content that covers the entire spectrum from short form, narrative,
unscripted and animation. This content finds its audience across the myriad of Disney
digital online properties and is prominently featured on Disney+.

Disney Eastham Studios is seeking an Assistant Editor to focus on promotional social streaming content as a critical part of our creative studio. This role supports editors, producers, and motion graphics designers in creating forward-thinking content that delivers on the strategic objectives of our team. Must be detail oriented, proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Captioning, SRT's, File formats such as ProRes, H.264. The ideal candidate will possess the right balance of technical knowledge and creative ability along with a strong organizational skill set.

• Preparing and validating content for editors
• Email/Slack communication amongst multiple teams and external partners
• Project tracking in airtable
• Validating and organizing project archival deliverables

Basic Qualifications:
• • 2+ years of prior Post Production experience in the role of Assistant Editor or relevant role within a digital or traditional media environment.
• Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite with an emphasis on Adobe Premiere.
• Intensely organized and detail oriented
• Ability to work professionally, calmly and creatively in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment
• A self-starter who instinctively takes charge, has a positive 'team player' approach, and is comfortable in a dynamic and rapidly evolving, matrix environment.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Proven skills in creativity, problem-solving, follow-through, attention to detail, and priority setting.
• Associate's or Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required

Preferred Education
• Associate's or Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required

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About Disney Streaming:

Comprised of the Company's international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney DTC LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Streaming.

Disney DTC LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-ro9vw3-3-238-24-209-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ and Disney+.