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Closed Captioning Editor

Hearst

Burbank, CA 11-11-2021
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Job Description
Closed Captioning Editor (freelance)
Overview

Litton Entertainment is seeking an experienced Closed Captioning Editor to join post-production. This role will be responsible for managing and prepping the delivery of all final episodes to the appropriate network.

This position reports to the Executive Producer (Head of Post-Production).

This position is located in Burbank, CA.

Responsibilities
• Closed caption all episodes
• Exporting final delivery file
• Final Quality control check of the delivery file

Qualifications
• Basic knowledge of Adobe Premiere is a must
• Knowledge of Mac Caption is strongly preferred
• Basic understanding of non-linear workflows
• Ability to perform under strict deadlines
• Strong command of the English language and exceptional grammar and vocabulary skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Excellent time management and interpersonal skills

Experience
• 6 months of experience as closed captioning editor or transcriptionist
• Military training and experience will be considered

Education
• Highschool diploma or GED preferred

About Us

Litton Entertainment, a division of Hearst Television, is the preeminent independent producer and distributor in the US television industry, creating quality programming for over 20 years with distribution across linear, cable, streamers, digital and social platforms. Producing more than 800 hours of programming a year across genres and demos, Litton talent and crews can often be found traveling the globe producing Emmy-winning, content distributed worldwide. Litton's Weekend Adventure, produced by Litton Studios, was the first program block of its kind and airs Saturdays on ABC stations nationwide. Litton Entertainment provides CBS Network with six original programs for Saturday mornings called CBS Dream Team; The CW Network with One Magnificent Morning, a three-hour destination featuring E/I programming; NBC stations with six original E/I series under the iconic brand The More You Know; and Telemundo with the three-hour Mi Telemundo block of programming. Litton's syndication and news division distributes a diverse slate of programs including Law & Crime Daily, the E/I block Go Time!, and Consumer Reports TV.

For more information, visit http://www.litton.tv. Litton is majority-owned by Hearst: http://www.hearst.com.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0mjq1-52-205-167-104-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Hearst

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households.