Job Title Producer
Requisition # 120913BR
Location United States – South Carolina – West Columbia
Interest Ad Sales
Type Full Time
Posting Job Description The Time Warner Cable Corporate office currently seeks a Producer/Editor for our Media Sales Department. The Producer meets with clients to sell production services and produces video productions from initial client contact to finished video tape. Below please find a brief description of the essential duties and responsibilities required to function successfully in this position.
Essential Job Functions:
•This position includes interfacing with co-workers and clients on a daily basis. Internally, this person interfaces with other departments. Externally, this person interfaces with outside clients
•Personable and have good interpersonal skills
•Produce, direct, shoot, and edit commercial spots and projects for internal & external clients
•Meet with potential clients to learn their advertising goals and objectives and sell Production services
•Formulate creative ideas to meet clients’ advertising needs and desires.
•Write complete video and audio scripts for clients’ video projects
•Shoot video on location and in house for thirty second commercials and long form programing.
•Arrange for voiceover talent to record voice tracks
•Edit all assigned materials unsupervised in a timely fashion, using non-linear editing suite.
•Generate all graphics and animation as required for projects
•Responsible for quality control on finished projects
•Secure clients signed and dated approval of script and charges
•Maintain a file for each client currently involved with production
•Update Account Executives on their clients’ status
•Coordinate all elements of clients’ production
•Complete all paperwork for independent contractors used to crew productions, including forwarding approved invoices to Production Manager
•Maintain accurate and complete paperwork in a timely fashion
•Track performance of editing suite, make service calls when needed, and keep Production Manager informed of suite’s performance
•Audition talent, as necessary
•Assist Sales Managers
•Attend Production Meetings
•Attend Sales Meetings
•Assist with dubbing, striping, and shipping tapes
•Assist in maintaining a reasonable production supply inventory (e.g., tapes, labels, etc.).
•Assist Production Department and Sales Department in achieving revenue goals
•Know, understand and adhere to all TWC Media Sales policies and procedures
•Any other duties assigned by management
•Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
•Ability to manage multiple projects start to finish
•Strong organizational skills
•Able to work well under deadline pressures
•Effective communications, presentation inter-personal skills
•Must have ability to write creative, attention-getting commercial scripts that can be easily and cost-effectively produced in a timely manner
•Strong computer competency
•Ability to oversee production crew
•Ability to visualize and direct pre-production, production, and post-production of video projects in a timely manner
•Demonstrate creative talent in video production, including script-writing, videography, directing shoots, editing, and graphics/animation
•Ability to visualize effective visual and aural sequences, and provide continuity for the video editing process in a timely manner
•Ability to operate various video and audio production equipment, including—but not limited to— video cameras, video tape recorders (VTRs) for Beta SP, DVCPro, DVCam, MiniDV, HD, ¾-inch, and VHS; multi-channel audio mixers; and video waveform monitors and vector scopes
•Editing & graphics experience on computer-based non-linear editing system, such as Apple Final Cut Pro or Avid Media Composer
•Experience in using Adobe Photoshop and After Effects or similar to create video production for clients
•Familiarity with the Time Warner Cable Media Sales sales philosophy and sales process
•Valid drivers’ license and auto insurance and ability to drive a standard vehicle
The position requires a 2 yr degree or equivalent work experience. A minimum of 1 year of experience in video producing and editing.
employee generally works in an indoor office environment; overtime maybe required.
Time Warner Cable offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, free cable (in specified areas) and free AOL. Qualified candidates should apply in person using the Time Warner Cable kiosk (where available) or on-line at www.timewarnercable.com.