CBS Corporation Director, Post Production in Studio City, California
Director, Post Production
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Studio City, CA
CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming for broadcast, basic and premium cable and streaming platforms. The Studio’s primetime programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed series Madam Secretary, Jane The Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Reign; the hit dramas Elementary, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, MACGYVER, BULL and Scorpion; the popular comedies The Great Indoors, Kevin Can Wait, SUPERIOR DONUTS and MAN WITH A PLAN; and the summer series ZOO and new suspense thriller SALVATION. The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the acclaimed THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and the Emmy-nominated THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live-streaming service, the Studio produces the highly anticipated Star Trek: Discovery, as well as critically acclaimed THE GOOD FIGHT. The Studio also produces two new series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW, CARPOOL KARAOKE for Apple and DROP THE MIC for TBS; the scripted summer series AMERICAN VANDAL for Netflix; and the comedy anthology THE GUEST BOOK for TBS.
CBS seeks an experienced Post Production executive to join the CBS PRODUCTION TEAM team as Director, Post Production. The Director position will help oversee all original production across our Broadcast and digital platforms. The Director will be responsible for supervising and managing all aspects of post-production for series, and pilot productions including production planning, crew staffing, scheduling, budgeting, production and post-production. The Director will be responsible for managing the workflow of post-production and creative services. The position will employ the help of freelance talent and should have an extensive list of contacts they can utilize on a project basis. Responsibilities will include post-production scheduling, project budget tracking, production resource management, and setting up and maintaining vendor relationships. This candidate is required to promote efficient, timely asset delivery and adherence to procedure. The candidate must be detailed oriented with excellent organizational, multi-tasking and communication skills.
Supervise all aspects of post-production and develop effective procedures and systems to keep productions running smoothly.
Attend relevant department/project status meetings.
Work closely with Engineering and Operations to streamline systems and procedures.
Assist in the reporting of music usage into reporting software when needed.
Effectively communicate with Producers and Features team in the execution of their duties.
Draft and publish initial Post Production budgets, schedules and planning documents.
Continually monitor all projects in progress with regard to schedule strategy, update meetings, etc.
Manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Work closely within the organization to manage each project efficiently from pre-production through delivery.
Stay abreast of new developing digital production technologies, workflows, and new cameras.
Able to travel both domestically and internationally when required.
Work closely with Features team, Studio, Integrated Marketing, and manage Creative team to anticipate production needs and ensure the on-time and on-budget delivery of projects, and to successfully realize the vision of each group.
Support in Awards process, including completing submission materials and entry forms (eg Emmy submissions).
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