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PREDITOR (WRITER/PRODUCER/EDITOR)

PREDITOR (WRITER/PRODUCER/EDITOR)

Company  
EPIX Entertainment LLC
Locations 
US-NY-New York
ID 
2017-7220

Overview and Responsibilities

Writer/ Producer/ Editor aka “Preditor” is responsible for writing, producing, and editing assigned programs/spots.

Basic Qualifications

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 

  • Develops concepts, ideas, scripts, pitches, visual treatments, outlines for solid execution of spots.
  • Edits own spots (may include graphics placement and preliminary sound design as needed)
  • Pitches concepts/scripts to supervisors and team leaders
  • Makes requisite revisions
  • Makes sure to get all requisition orders associated with project from various outside departments (sales, marketing, affiliate marketing, music/talent, dot com, etc.)
  • Plans with Graphics Department on status of delivery of executed idea and/or graphic elements
  • Oversees ENG shoots as assigned
  • Coordinates with Facilities Department and schedules appropriate session time for projects
  • Coordinates internally with Graphics Department
  • Coordinates with various other departments (sales, marketing, affiliate marketing, music/talent, etc.) to determine needs
  • Edits spots
  • Works within department to outsource any possible aspects of production (graphics, illustrations, animators, composers, designers, etc.)
  • Runs audio editing sessions
  • Runs video editing sessions
  • Oversees finishing of spots (final grfx, color correction and tagging) and distributes duplicates to all applicable parties
  • Reacts to feedback, notes, and direction given by supervisors and team leaders and offers thoughtful solutions and opinions
  • Makes revisions and amends budget, as needed, to properly reflect changes in project’s overall cost
  • Once assigned a project, stays in contact with supervisors and team leaders at regular intervals and milestones during project
  • Interacts regularly with other departments (promo planning, programming, music/talent, sales, marketing, affiliate marketing, etc.) to determine promotional needs/concerns/questions

Additional Qualifications

SKILL REQUIREMENTS, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

 

  • 10+ years’ experience in writing/producing and editing on-air promotions/advertising campaigns and presentations from a television network or advertising industry
  • Must possess strong conceptual, writing and visual skills
  • Working fluidity of Premiere editing software
  • Experience creating and executing innovative, high-concept television promotions
  • Must have a working knowledge of television pre- and post-production involving the use of studio facilities, graphic design and animation, editing, audio production and shooting techniques
  • Must be fluent in all aspect of post-production, including: creative concept development; scripting; overseeing development of graphic design and/or animation elements; supervising all creative aspects of audio and video post-production
  • Shooting experience a plus
  • Proficiency on Final Cut editing system a plus
  • Copy writing experience
  • Directing experience
  • Passion for all things movies, music and pop-culture