FMS Project Manager, Television

Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennifer Torrens

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment client in Century City, CA is seeking a FMS Project Manager, Television to join their team. This is a 2-month opportunity with the possibility of extending. 

Operational Responsibilities

  • Manage, organize, process and track projects through the facility from client request through delivery
  • Research source material and provide feedback to clients as necessary
  • Prepare schedules and cost estimates for client projects
  • Ensure all client deadlines are met and within budget
  • Collaborate across departments within Fox Enterprise Operations
  • Work closely with the Digital Media Operator teams to provide accurate, detailed media orders
  • Work with team Coordinators to delegate and provide oversight for order management and tracking tasks (e.g., spreadsheets)
  • Work with team Billers to insure all client charges are actualized for completed work on a weekly basis
  • Proficient in video post production workflows
  • Proficient in volume servicing of television programming to multiple customers
  • Competent in the localization of television programming for international customers (e.g., foreign language audio dubbing, subtitling, versioning, etc.)
  • Other duties as needed

Strategic Responsibilities

  • Provide best-in-class service to clients throughout every stage of their work
  • Foster and maintain a proactive project management relationship with clients
  • Participate and periodically lead project status and team meetings
  • Establish trusting relationships and clear lines of communication with co-workers
  • Develop and expand leadership skills
  • Devote time to expanding knowledge of internal procedures and workflows


  • College degree preferred
  • Must have at least 4-5 years of experience working in a project management, customer focused Post Production environment
  • Advanced knowledge of various video & audio file formats, resolutions and standards
  • Advanced understanding of common customer/client requirements and deliverable specifications (e.g., iTunes, Netflix, PlayStation, X-Box, Amazon, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Xytech Media Pulse or comparable media order management software required
  • Required computer skills: Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, Slack, Trello, Quip Advanced knowledge of Excel preferred

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