Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Volumn 23

Washington, DC: Media Librarian
Reports to: Director of Operations Essential Functions:
*Work closely with Management, Coordinating Producers, Editors, and clientsto ensure that all aspects of library materials are searchable and accessible, including, but not limited to tapes, elements and tape stock
*Communicate efficiently with editors, coordinating producers, audio mixers, etc. about their specific needs for any given session
*Create monthly inventory lists of materials for all raw tape stock
*Ensure prompt and accurate response to requests for service
*Work closely with entire operations team to effectively compliment the workflow of the facility while meeting all client92s needs
*Maintain and update all promo master and sub master reels
*Organize element reels, programming and all other client tapes so they are easily accessible *Place regular orders for tape stock and library materials ona time sensitive basis
*Stay up-to-date and knowledgeable about all clientprojects, promos, programming and branding
*Create Excel documents that outline all aspects of any given promo master, submaster or other media material
*Work with outside vendors, as needed, to complete client needs
*Act asproduction assistant as requested by producers to perform duties such as logging tapes, supervising picture layback, spot checking end pages, etc.
*Take on the role as media librarian representative of TEAM and its high standard of customer service
*Attend operations meetings to discuss existing processes and work to develop new strategies for improved workflow
*Strive to create a professional and positive work environment for clients and staff.General Requirements:
*4 Year College Degree preferred*Candidate must be an exceptionally motivated self-starter and a team player
*Excellent organizational skills and ability to maintain high level of professionalism in a fast-paced environment;
*Flexibility to work overtime when needed;
*Ability to use standard office equipment and software, especially Microsoft Office and library programs.
TO APPLY: Visit and click on Job Seekers

New York, NY: Online FCP Editor
We are seeking several Final Cut Pro editors to work on the Beijing Olympicproject with NBC. The best candidate will be an extremely well-organizedindividual who can work well under pressure, juggle multiple tasks, meetdaily deadlines with minimal supervision and attention to detail, and all incoordination with our in-house staff. Also experience in sound editing andsound mixing least 2 to 3 years professional editing experience MUST be Mac proficient*Fluency in the Mandarin Chinese language preferredJob starts mid-July for on site training and prep for the project.Heavy work-flow starts as Olympic begins (8/6/08) Expect overnight work andweekend as well
Please fax resumee to 212. 966. 2901

New York, NY: Broadcast Operations Coordinator
Thirteen/WNET New York, the flagship public television station in the New York metropolitan area, has an immediate need for a Supervisor in Master Control.This must be a computer savvy individual with a Master Control/TV Operations background. The person chosen will supervise a Master Control staff of one (1) to three (3) in effecting the broadcast of multiple playlists runningthrough a Harris automation system with SeaChange server, Odetics cart machines and tape machines as playout devices. This is an IBEW (Local 1212) and DGA covered position.The Broadcast Operations Coordinator selected will:* Monitor multiple running playlists;* Oversee all transmission and downlink services; * Identify and solve problems quickly; * Oversee the processing of time sheets; * Prepare written discrepancy reports; * Serve as liaison for air during live events; * Be prepared to do what is necessary for smooth, error-free air; * Report to appropriate personnel all maintenance, operating discrepancies following standardoperating procedures; * Monitor remote transmitter sites.Applicants must have effective problem solving, oral and written communication skills. They must also be PC proficient. Given that this is a 24-hour aday, seven (7) day a week operation, they must be prepared to work variable hours.Applicants must have a background with Automation System in Television Master Control environment. Applicants preferred are those with the followingexperience:* Server playout* VTR92s* Master Control Switcher* Chyron* Pinnacle* Odetics cart machines* Harris AutomationApply today!
Mail, fax or e-mail your resume and cover letter (with salary requirements) to:Manager, Employee Recruitment & Communications Thirteen/WNET New York 450 West 33rd Street 6th Floor New York, New York 10001-2605Fax: (212) 560-1350E-mail: jobs@thirteen.orgWhen applying via e-mail, please indicate the position title in the subjectline of your message.No phone calls, please

New York, NY: Supervisor, WLIW Daily Operations
ScheduleThirteen/WNET New York has an immediate opening for a Supervisor, WLIW Daily Operations Schedule in its Broadcast Operations department. If you are a quick learner who is computer savvy and interested in the operations end ofbroadcast television, this may be the perfect opportunity for you!Working under tight deadlines, the Supervisor will be responsible for WLIW/Channel 2192s Daily Operations Schedules/playlists, ensuring that the correct programs and interstitials are scheduled with the appropriate timing and air source. In addition, he or she will be responsible for supervision ofone staff Coordinator, and the daily/weekly/monthly break element lists, using guidelines provided, to ensure promos, underwrites, etc. air as requested; and to monitor program or break changes and ensure that programs or breaks are correctly entered. The individual selected will coordinate with other department staff members in monitoring a system wide directory for alerts to problems with programs being fed to stations for broadcast on any of our 7 analog and digital channels. He or she will be responsible for ordering programs from specific distributors; re-scheduling feeds needed for air;completing the preliminary Daily Operations Schedule for media to be pulled within timeline given; and verifying the playback of all media for analogchannels prior to the hand-off to master control. He or she will serve as backup to Coordinator, WLIW Daily Operations Schedule and to his or her peers when necessary.To be successful in this position, candidates must have a Bachelor92s degree or equivalent work experience. They must be proficient in Microsoft Wordand Excel. They must demonstrate exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills. They must have strong oral and written communication skills, as they will be required to work as part of a close-knit team within the Broadcast Operations department. Candidates must be comfortable working both independently and under close supervision. Those who have experience working with ProTrack will be preferred.
To apply, send your resume and cover letter (with salary requirements) to:Manager, Employee Recruitment & Communications Thirteen/WNET New York 450 West 33rd Street 6th Floor New York, NY 10001Fax: (212) 560-1350E-mail: jobs@thirteen.orgWhen applying via e-mail, please indicate the title of the position for which you wish to be considered in the subject line of your message. Please tell us how you were referred to us.No calls please.

Burbank, CA: Executive Assistant ION Media Networks, Inc.
Details:*Assist in all business functions to the Senior Vice President*Pull revenue reports, developing and customize formatting*Track divisional performance metrics*Assure deadlines are followed*Able to create tracking reports to assist Sr. VP monitor performance*Update metrics regularly as instructed*Schedule meetings, conference calls and business travel*Manage Sr. VP calendar*Generate travel and entertainment expense*Attend business meetings*Develop summary notes of meetings and conference calls*Develop presentations using PowerPoint*Establish client interaction*Handle confidential information, reports, documents*Work with other departments and divisions as directed*Any other pertinent responsibilities and duties as needed*Minimum 2 years in administrative or sales support position*College Degree*Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint*OSI, Data Warehouse, etc.*Effective writing skills*Highly organized*Trainable and subsequently effective in internal information programs*Positive demeanor and personality; ability to effectively work with othersinternally and externally (clients)*Highly responsive, conscientious, responsible
Please submit resume with cover letter referencing position applying for andsalary history.Email: employment@ionmedia.comEOE, no phone calls please.

New York, NY: Assistant, Creative Marketing MIRAMAX FILMS, New York
Assistant will overseeadministrative duties including phones, filing, faxing, and correspondence.Additional duties include:GENERAL DUTIES:* Organize and file all creative campaigns in progress (trailers, poster,newspaper etc.)* Manage the delivery of materials to creative vendors, which includesworking with international courier companies and tracking packages.* Process departmental invoices using SAP* Work with different vendors to have A/V reels created.* Coordinate delivery of finished key art/printed posters.* Complete expense reports* Coordinate departmental meetings.* Assist in organizing presentations for filmmakers and internal meetings.REQUIREMENTS:* 1-2 years experience.* Bachelor degree* Complete discretion and ability to work with confidential information.* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.* Ability to prioritize multiple projects.* Ability to work independently.* Proficiency in Excel a must.* Working knowledge of Filemaker Pro and other databases a plus.
If you are interested please submit your resume and cover letter via emailto, attn: Marketing Assistant

Hollywood, CA: 3D Medical Modeler
Animator Digimedia is currently looking to hire a Freelance 3-D MedicalModelers/Animators with emphasis on medical imaging: Call 202-467-2782 asap.Send resume as PDF attachment with online samples on first page of resume Also fax resume to 323-337-99813D Graphics Medical Modelers-Human head of a child-Orbitual shot of head-Age child from 10 to 15-Orbital from ear to ear-Sagital slice-Aging from 10 to 15 again-Cutline-Camera up and down movements*Must have strong skills with working with 3-D animation and modelingprograms such as 3-D Studio Max, Maya, or LightWave 3D.*Must be able to work with the built-in cameras, lighting and renderingfeatures.*Strong training is 3D animation is required*Integrating 3D animation with motion graphics programs such as Motion,Adobe After Effects, and Shake is strongly desired.*Must be able to model 3-D Characters for videogames, film/video, multimediawebsites, and print.*Must be able to animate, rig, and create smooth characters, 3-D virtual setpieces, and surfaces.*Must be able to import external graphics from 2 dimensional graphicalprograms such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Image Ready.*Must be able to create 3-D openings.*Knowledge of using expression in either 3-D Studio Max or Maya is a plus.*Knowledge of either Mel Script or Max Script is also a plus.*Experience creating 3-D models in either a corporate, government, orentertainment environment is a huge plus.*Experience working with Specular illumination and lighting*Experience with creating and altering polygons and nurbs models isrequired.*Associate or Bachelor degree Digital media, new media, Media Arts andAnimation, Multimedia, or related field is required.*Working with Skeletons, bones, and creating simulations for instructionaltraining purposes is a huge plus.*Designing products would also be a plus.*Editing in Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Avid, or Sony Vegas or Pinnacle is aplus.*Integrating 3-D graphics with A.E or Shake is desirable.Thanks

New York, NY: URGENT: Subcontractor Post Production Engineer
Digimedia, a progressive digital media subcontracting and consulting firm isin urgent need of a Freelance/Independent Subcontractor to work as a PostProduction Engineer at our clients facility in New York City. Position is 1month, which position could end being permanent with our client. Our clientworks on Feature Films, TV and commercial projects is searching for a SeniorEngineer/ Avid Technician. Send resume as PDFattachment to Call us asap 202-467-2782. We needyou now!!!!!!!Responsibilities include but are not limited to, Managing TechnicalDepartment and All Aspects of Related Workflow, Client Support, Maintenance,Trouble Shooting, Purchasing, Future Planning of Needs and supervising ofJunior Techs.-ACSR certification preferably in more than one Windows/Mac/Unity areas.-Must be very comfortable with building and troubleshooting allaspects of Adrenaline systems (PC & Mac Platforms), Meridian systems (MacPlatform), Symphony Online System, and DS Nitris, Unity/ Lanshare storagesystems with Fiber attached clients, Machine Room Patch Bay System, andcompetency in a broad range of general IT issues.-Must fully understand workflow paths for both film and broadcast, in bothStandard Def and Hi-Def.-Must able to advise clients and producers on workflow decisions, andoptions.-Knowledge of Final Cut Pro is a big plus!Good people skills and a comfortable attitude are one of the most criticalparts of this job. If interested please email a copy of your resume

New York, NY: Production Coordinator
American Latino TV is seeking a motivated, organized, intelligent, anddetailed oriented Production Coordinator. Applicants should have solid realworld work experience, a college degree, strong writing skills, computerproficiency and a desire to work in a fast paced, intense environment.Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) is a plus, but not necessary.Mission Statement: Provide culturally relevant programming to the large andunder served demographics such as the young, U.S. Latino market, whileproviding turnkey marketing programming solutions to our advertisers andaffiliates.Function: To ensure that American Latino TV presents a highly credible,efficient, effective and approachable face to its clients and to assist themanagement team in meeting the needs of its clients and business goals.NO PHONE CALLS PLEASEReports to: Supervising Producer and General ManagerJob Responsibilities:- Book/Coordinate Talent, Camera Operator and Producers for Shoots and VoiceOver Sessions.-Coordinate in studio and remote location shoots.- Assist Segment Producers in researching, compiling and organizing storypitches and segment ideas.-Maintain episode summaries for company website and trade publications.- Liaison with Marketing, Ad Sales, Distribution and other Departmentswithin both the New York and Los Angeles office.- Hire and Supervise Production Interns.- Handle all travel arrangements for Executive Production Staff.- Expedite all Production stock orders.- Maintain footage library and handle all internal dubbing requests.- Answer all viewer emails and inquiries.- Assist Segment Producers in ANY and ALL daily Production needs.- Assist Executive Management as needed.Business Expectations:- Ability to work extended work hours to meet project schedules anddeadlines.- Ability to play a leadership role amongst the permanent staff of AmericanLatino TV.Job Qualifications:* Previous experience in a busy production environment, preferably withinTelevision.* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.* Good interpersonal skills, including strong customer service.* Ability to work independently or as part of a team with minimalsupervision.* Proficient in Windows and Microsoft Office, including Outlook.* Works well under pressure.* Well-organized and very detail oriented.**
Please send cover letter/resume to

Silver Spring, MD: Freelance Development AP/Writer
BRAINBOX ENTERTAINMENT is a Silver Spring, MD-based Entertainment Companyspecializing in television and film productions. The company is seeking aDevelopment AP/Writer to provide support for ongoing and upcoming majorcable projects. This is a short term position beginning immediately, withstaff potential after an initial three month period.Requirements:* Three to five years in a broadcast media environment.* Demonstrated success as a creative writer and researcher.* Casting and field production experience a plus.* The right candidate will be self-motivated, with strong phoneetiquette and the ability to work well under tight deadlines.Please send resume and writing sample in a .doc or .pdf format with "DEVELOPMENT AP-YOUR NAME" in the subject line.No phone calls please.

New York, NY: Experienced Videographers
Experienced and Talented Videographers Needed for NY Production Co.Must know how to work with Beta Cam, Digi Beta, SDX 900 and HDX camera. Send links to reel and resume to Please look at ourcompany link to see the level of work we do.Manhattan Place Entertainment310 East 44th St.New York, NY 10017

New York, NY: Senior Engineer/Avid Technician
Post Factory NY, a leading editorial facility in NYC catering to Feature Films, TV and commercial projects is searching for a Senior Engineer/Avid Technician.Responsibilities include but are not limited to, Managing Technical Department and All Aspects of Related Workflow, Client Support, Maintenance, Trouble Shooting, Purchasing, Future Planning of Needs and supervising of JuniorTechs.-ACSR certification preferably in more than one Windows/Mac/Unity areas.-Must be very comfortable with building and troubleshooting all aspects of Adrenaline systems (PC & Mac Platforms), Meridian systems (Mac Platform), Symphony Online System, and DS Nitris, Unity/ Lanshare storage systems with Fiber attached clients, Machine Room Patch Bay Systems, knowledge of mechanics of HD and SD decks, and knowledge of all IT related issues is a must.-Must fully understand workflow paths for both film and broadcast.-Must able to advise clients and producers on workflow decisions, and options.-Knowledge of Final Cut Pro is a big plus!Good people skills and a comfortable attitude are one of the most critical parts of this job.
If interested please email a copy of your resume to the Executive Producer's attention at Factory NYCrystal Whelan161 Avenue of the Americas11th FloorNew York, NY 1001

Santa Monica, CA: Creative Services Senior CoordinatorOvation TVCreative Services Senior CoordinatorOvation TV is a 10-year old cable channel preparing to re-launch with a focus on entertaining, inspiring, empowering and celebrating the artist in each of us. Ovation TV makes the arts more accessible to viewers in their daily lives and showcases the world92s greatest artists in theater, dance, opera, jazz, classical music, literature and the visual arts. Ovation TV is currently seeking a Senior Coordinator for our Creative Services Department.Title: Senior Coordinator- Creative ServicesJob Responsibilities:*Post Production Coordinator for Creative Services*Coordinator between Creative Services Dept. and all other departments within company*Working directly with Vice President and Manager of Creative Services*Help create and manage daily workflow documentation*Creating/distributing cut sheets of network produced promos to our trafficdepartment and master control*Managing/Working directly with master control on graphic elements being delivered on a weekly basis*QC master tapes for air*Prioritize and manage both data entry and managerial responsibilities effectively*Determine items eligible for delegation to Librarian*Implement appropriate processes to sustain organizational flow for a fluctuating volume of work*1-2yrs. Coordinator experience required*High organizational skills a must*Dedicated team player*Proficient in all MS Office applications*Gifted analysis of spreadsheets and databases*Tact and diplomacy in direction and recommendations

West Hollywood, CA: Associate ProducerFitzfilm, Inc.
Associate ProducerPosition: Associate Producer for archival film documentariesneeded. Detail-oriented, self-starting go-getter with a workingknowledge of documentary production required.Dates: June 2 - October 3, 2008 (possibly longer for anotherproject.)Duties include: Scheduling on camera interviews w/ pleasantphone demeanor, working with a film crew on a hectic set,graciously handling multiple interviewees, getting releasessigned, arranging craft services, generating and adhering toproduction schedules and budgets, making travel arrangements,logging and organizing source elements and transcriptions,working with assistant editors, legal clearances, writing shotlogs, labeling DVDs and shipping materials. Long hourssometimes required at producers request.Must be extremely bright, focused, speak English eloquently with reliabletransportation.Must be Mac proficient in Word, Excel, Final Draft, Quickbooks & Photoshop.After Effects & Avid knowledge is a BIG PLUS.An experienced AP or AE ready to leap to full producer would beideal. A passion for, and a vast knowledge of classic films is A+.Salary: $1,100 wk.
Please send email w/ attached resume with 3 legitimate industryreferences as well as a cover letter including your top 5 favorite classicmovies: FitzFilm@aol.comNo Phone calls, etc. or discuss benefits. Position is for an independentcontractor and will be 10-99. US citizenship or green card required.

New York, NY: Freelance Online Video Producer
UGO (pronounced "Yu-Ji-Oh") a wholly owned subsidiary of Hearst Corporationis the ultimate online entertainment playground for people with 93Gamer DNA.94 UGO engages its massive audience with interactive content and information about the hottest games, movies, TV shows, music, comics, technology,sports and celebrities.We92re currently seeking an experienced and passionate Freelance Online Video Producer responsible for the production and management of UGO video content for the web. This position92s core responsibility will be to produce video features, coordinating external freelance shoots and edits. This person should be able to work in house, possess a variety of video production skills, have great communication abilities, be organized and have a love forall things entertainment related.The ideal candidate is a fresh thinker, injects creativity, passionately seeks out what92s next and creates trends!This position is working alongside existing internal producing staff.Job Responsibilities include but not limited to:Production Management* Manage freelance videographers, editors/talent to produce online video content, * Work closely with editorial/sales departments to produce features,original webisodes, interviews, set visits, presentations, advertorials and highlight reels, * Coordinate the acquisition of syndicated content * Video SEO * Compress final video productions for publish on the Internet or DVD.Qualifications* Knowledgeable on Popular Culture as it relates to our audience * Strong portfolio of work that shows online producing experience, Strong network of resource contacts, from videographers to editors, * Familiarity with operating Sony Z1U & A1U and HD cameras and equivalent, * Familiarity with editing on Final Cut Pro and non-linear editing systems, * Basic understanding ofaudiovisual troubleshooting * Profiencent on a MAC * Adapts quickly, accurately under direction of others, * Ability to work autonomously towards agreed upon goals, * Self-motivated, creative, and driven to learn new skills that apply to refining the role, and * Strong verbal and written communications.Requirements* Must work in UGO's New York City office.* Flexible work hours; ability to attend occasional late-night events and meetings.* Ability to travel
If you're interested in being a part of the UGO team, please email reels,a resume and rate requirements to include 93FreelanceOnline Video Producer94 in the subject line of your email.UGO is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Plan

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