Full Time Job

Content Coordinator

Discovery

New York, NY 10-13-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

The Team

The joint venture with Chip and Joanna will offer remarkable real-life stories with everyday heart, humor, hope, and human connection with programming genres that include fascinating families, heartwarming transformations, and life's milestone and transformational moments.

The Role

The Content Coordinator will partner with the Development and Production team by providing support to ensure optimal workflow from concept to delivery for non-scripted programming. The Coordinator will work closely within the department to facilitate communications, solve problems and remove blocks to allow all team members to be effective and productive. Our ideal candidate is extremely organized, technically savvy, and can thrive in a fast-paced environment. If you are passionate about helping to bring our amazing content to the air, we want to talk to you.

Responsibilities

1. Assist in the development process. Write log lines when needed, provide support and coordinate video, paper and other development materials needed for meetings

2. Pull clips and perform basic editing functions for internal meetings including ad sales & Upfront programs

3. Populate and track development project notification forms

4. Coordinate & schedule department team meetings and conference calls

5. Prepare agendas, run video, take notes and book catering for meetings

6. Maintain in-office & department production boards

7. Request media assets for PE's and production companies

8. Schedule industry conferences

9. Provide required information and/or materials for selected award entries

10. Gather and compile weekly team updates

11. Manage screening priority process for content team 12. Complete e-submissions, and project pass letters 13. Use multiple company and department databases to track projects through all stages 14. When requested, provide creative input on select elements of projects 15. Other duties as assigned

Requirements
• 1+ years of production experience; Associate degree in broadcast, film or related field preferred
• Accomplished computer skills, especially Microsoft Office Suite and G Suite
• Knowledge of Final Cut Pro or similar non-linear editing software
• Excellent communication and follow-up skills and the capability of working on multiple projects in various stages of production in an extremely fast-paced environment
• Impeccable organizational skills, accuracy, and attention to detail
• Ability to monitor timelines and adjust your work as needed, prioritizing the most important pieces to achieve incredible success
• Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan

Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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Company Profile
Discovery

Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.

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