A+E NetworksStamford, CT
Full Time Job
THE ROLE: Post Supervisor Temp
Oversee post production-related aspects of an exciting multimillion-dollar company initiative to re-master thousands of hours of A+E content to meet current technical and quality standards for Nonlinear distribution. The Post Supervisor will oversee the team responsible for reviewing and directing the remastering process both internally and at external vendor(s), ensuring that work meets required standards and deadlines.
MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Strong organizational and planning – you are a self-starter who is calm under pressure; able to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively; and maximize productivity in a fast-paced, environment. When presented with new opportunities and challenges, you're able to assess what's needed to implement efficient, cost-effective workflows using the best resources to get the job done right.
Fantastic communication skills – you'll collaborate closely with external and internal partners, upper management, production staff and editors, and must be able to communicate with clarity and tact to support those relationships.
Leadership – you'll provide actionable feedback, guidance and expertise to empower direct reports and partner teams to successfully assume full ownership of assigned tasks and responsibilities. You'll work with direct reports to address development needs and goals and maintain a cohesive team-oriented atmosphere that inspires and motivates high-level performance.
Production expertise – you'll understand the technology used to support post production, including video and audio standards and formats, and can apply that knowledge to define and adopt best practices and maximize efficiency of project workflows.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
On our team, you will have the opportunity to support all aspects of the Media Supply chain, from acquisition through transformation to distribution. You will have exposure to all the inner workings of what it takes to get our content out the door and on the eyes of the world. You will collaborate with all technical and operations teams throughout our technical facilities as you contribute to fulfilling the wide-ranging responsibilities of the Engineering Department. We will provide challenges for your creative spirit as we embrace the technological advances to producing and delivering award winning content and sharing globally.
YOUR STORY: [+BEHAVIORS]
5-10 years in production/post-production in a cable or network environment or equivalent/related experience.
Prior supervisory experience preferred.
Working Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; Avid Media Composer and Plug-ins.
Extensive understanding of HD and SD framerates, formats, tape decks and troubleshooting
Bachelor's degree in Television Production/Communication or equivalent.
THAT SOMETHING EXTRA:
If you've read this far, you're likely a great fit for us…and maybe you're fluent in sign language, have studied the circus arts or are currently writing a screenplay. If you have a special skill or backstory that might directly or indirectly help you succeed in this role, we'd love to hear about it in your cover letter.
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A+E Networks is proud to uphold an equal opportunity employment policy and employs personnel without regard to race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status. This policy also applies to all employees, consultants, and third-party workers.
A+E Networks, LLC. is a joint venture of Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.
We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.
Please note project assignment associates are engaged to provide service to A+E Networks on a temporary basis in connection with a specific project. Project assignment associates are hired and employed through a third party vendor with a duration/tenure of no longer than eighteen (18) months.
THE DIVISION'S STORY
Production Operations and Engineering consists of a wide range of media centric roles. We are responsible for managing the entire life cycle of A+E's programming. This is where we produce, transform, broadcast and distribute content as well as run the tech infrastructure for the Media Supply chain. We are an energetic team that fulfills the business objectives within a thriving dynamic industry. Developing new solutions to continually improve the user experience of our customers, consumers and colleagues is our mandate. If you have the determination and aptitude we are seeking for a role in this challenging and rewarding business and are eager to work for a department that sets the standard for our industry, then we look forward to speaking with you!l