Senior Online & Audio Producer

Job Number: R50016369

Brand: FOX Entertainment

Job Type: Production, Digital

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: October 18, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

FOX Entertainment

The FOX Network, a premier national television broadcaster, is renowned for its combination of appealing primetime entertainment and powerful sports programming. It delivers 15 hours of weekly primetime programming to 208 local market affiliates, reaching approximately 99.9% of all U.S. television households. Among 18- to 34-year-olds, the FOX Network has ranked among the top two networks in primetime entertainment for the past 23 years.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox Entertainment is looking for a Senior Online & Audio Producer to join our On-Air Operations team in Los Angeles. The Senior Online & Audio Producer will be responsible for managing online bays as well as audio bays to facilitate the finishing and delivery of content for On-Air, Synergy Partners, Affiliates, Social, MultiPlatform, Content Partnerships, FOX generated TuBi content, Upfront Presentations and more.  

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Disseminate workload to editors and audio mixers on a daily or nightly basis

  • Check the Daily Production document to confirm that the details for each promo are accurate; ie: ratings, backplate versions, Synergy tune-in, audio tag, etc.

  • Check online video against reference video for accuracy and send to audio

  • Check all versions and details of the spots in online--slates, tags, ratings, etc. 

  • Check final mixes in audio against reference audio for accuracy and ensure quality

  • Check all versions and details of the spots in the audio

  • Communicate with the Graphics Department to ensure all elements required for finishing have been requested by writer/producer and delivered

  • Request the elements needed for finishing based on the Daily Production/Titling sheet

  • Communicate with Writer/Producers when necessary—ie: to ensure that the offline edits are accurately referenced, audio mix expectations are met, to get after-hours approval for overnight deliveries, etc.

  • Communicate with Writer/Producers when necessary—ie: to ensure that the offline edits are accurately referenced and to get after-hours approval for overnight deliveries, etc.

  • Complete Aftra forms for each voiceover read

  • Prep scripts for voiceover reads (add tags, codes, send to talent).  Book talent when needed.  Direct voiceovers based on Writer/Producer expectations and needs

  • Oversee the audio mix of each project (including radio) to ensure accuracy and quality

  • When needed, communicate with Network Operations to ensure smooth file management and delivery

  • Once finished spots are delivered to MAM system (CatDV)  via online editor--QC video/audio again to ensure transfer was completed without incident

  • Add pertinent metadata to files in CatDV and push to FMC (FOX Media Cloud) for delivery downstream--to Network air, affiliates, synergy partners, cable buys, social hubs, etc.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in television Post Production

  • Strong Post Production experience in a Broadcast, Studio, or Post House environment

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, demanding Post Production and live TV Broadcast operation

  • Must be able to work independently as well as with multiple teams, relate well to people and know when to use diplomacy

  • Must be able to multi-task, prioritize and work well in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a positive attitude

  • Keen attention to detail and high organizational skills are essential

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor's degree in TV Production, Broadcasting, Communications, Engineering or Business Administration

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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