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WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
A Digital Media Specialist Apprentice is an entry level position within Turner Studios geared towards building upon the foundations of a career in post-production and asset management. This position is designed for craftspeople and techinally minded persons who have a passion for post-production, asset-management, media workflows, and a driving desire to succeed in the media industry.
The DMS Apprenticeship is a two-year program where selected candidates grow through development of technical knowledge, relationship building across the production and post-production pipeline, and climbing to the next rung on the ladder. The Apprentice needs to have previous experience with the fundamentals post-production, such as general media workflows, preparing media for edit sessions, and preparing assets for delivery and archive. The core focus of this job is to strengthen technical support skills, including asset and project management, while gaining essential experience to further develop understanding of network branding and workflows.
Organizing, transcoding, and transferring media for editorial sessions (e.g. films, episodes, and dailies to and from library, shoot footage, etc.)
Ingesting media into project and asset management systems complete with metadata tagging
Communicating with network and editorial partners around their media needs
Organizing, pemissioning, and managing assets inside our asset management systems
Archiving and retrieving content per the needs of edit, audio, and design/VFX teams
Some experienced in Adobe Premiere and/or After Effects
Very familiar with asset and project management processes
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Thorough understanding of media workflows, file transcoding, and post-production processes
Must be able to perform under very tight deadlines
Must be self-motivated, intuitive, and take initiative
Excellent customer service skills, solid interpersonal skills, strong communicator, high attention to detail, meticulous organizational skills, excellent time management skills
Knowledge and appreciation of the WarnerMedia brand
Previous post-production television experience preferred
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
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2018 Best Company for Dads
An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.