#142174

Coordinator - Multi - Platform Content

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
01/14/2019
posted by:
Jennifer Torrens
Date:
01/03/2019

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment brand in Burbank, CA is seeking a Content Development Coordinator to join their team. This is a 6-month temporary position with the possibility of extending. 

The Multi-Platform Content Development team is seeking a highly organized and creative individual for a temporary Coordinator position. This individual will oversee the flow of all creative development materials pertaining to pitches, presentations, work-in-progress, and approvals but also will participate in the creative development process through brainstorms, pitch material analysis, creative input and content review. A passion for pop culture, new media and sense of humor are essential 

Responsibilities: 

  • Participate in creative development brainstorms for short form and micro content, including generating ideas and giving notes. Receive all incoming materials and coordinate review with Executives 
  • Participate in live-action shoots to give creative direction, guidance and feedback 
  • Conceive, write and produce Short Form and Micro Content videos 
  • Read and review scripts and pitches in order to keep current on talent pool 
  • Oversee post production video, graphic design and audio sessions to provide creative direction and feedback 
  • Review and coordinate compilation and communication of notes 
  • Organize and keep up-to-the-minute status on all department projects; including creating decks, presentation reels or other materials needed to communicate and share departmental status of projects. 
  • Create show loglines and guides as necessary 
  • Contact and communicate with Current Series teams, outside agencies and new content creators to coordinate the flow and day-to-day business of the department 
  • View all Current series, DCOMs and other channel content to keep current on state of the business and series the department will support with Short Form and Micro content 
  • Stay aware of changing consumer habits among key demos of K6-11 and K9-14 
  • Stay aware of new technologies across digital media and apply them to new Short Form and Micro Content storytelling 
  • Communicate clearly and concisely in an email driven culture 
  • Present and participate well in meetings 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in a support role, preferably in entertainment industry 
  • Proficient in MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint/Keynote, Outlook 
  • Expert level understanding of short form video across platforms (YouTube, Social and Apps, etc.) 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience 

Must haves: 

  • Experience in creative dept. (Ex: reviewing scripts - assistant at an agency, PA for an on air promo dept.)
  • Some experience/exposure to reviewing creative mostly scripted content
  • Be able to collaborate with senior creative execs

Note: This is a job for someone that eventually wants to become a creative exec and wants to oversee creative development of content.

Keywords: writing interest, scripting, script review, comedy, improv, short form content, passion for pop culture, youth culture, aware of trends, social media savvy, firm grasp on contemporary pop culture, YouTube 

Client Description:

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by Aquent
  • 401k Plan
  • 24-hours Paid Sick Leave in CA
  • Perks & Discounts at leading major retailers