Production Assistant, Social/Digital Video, E! News

NBCUniversal - Universal City, CA4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $34,000 - $48,000 a year
EducationSkills
Work with Producers and APs to gather production elements for stories, including b-roll, sound bites, gifs, and pictures
Research and fact check information in scripts
Pitch stories with a unique POV
Help brainstorm social video ideas
Work with talent to coordinate tracking times and voice over sessions
Create music cue sheets & detailed photo log
Coordinate with editors and gfx artist to ensure all story elements are delivered (photos/video/animations)
Build sequences in wochit, a video creation platform, when necessary

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 6-month production experience on any platform (TV, Digital, Social) or related internship
  • Strong writing skills and video content production background
Desired Characteristics

  • Basic understanding of the digital content space
  • Organized, detail-oriented
  • Strong communication skills
  • Writing background preferred
  • Passion for pop culture and entertainment/celebrity news
  • Willingness to maintain a flexible schedule and willingness to work overtime and on weekends with short notice when necessary
  • Ability to work in a highly creative and deadline driven environment
Sub-BusinessE! Entertainment
Career Level

Entry-Level

CityUniversal City
State/Province

California

CountryUnited States
About Us

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S and 161 countries globally. “E! News” airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across EOnline.com and all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," “Total Bellas,” "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” “Very Cavallari” and its newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight.” The brand’s robust digital programming slate includes “E! News’ The Rundown” “Face Forward” and “What The Fashion" on Snapchat. E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights and on November 11 E! becomes the home of the “People’s Choice Awards.” E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.

E! News is the leading daily pop culture show, featuring the biggest and most-talked about stories of the day. Hosted by Jason Kennedy, E! News covers the day’s hottest topics in pop culture and entertainment in a fast-paced, social and entertaining way tailored to a young, hyper-connected audience. Airing in more than 160 countries, E! News boasts the youngest and most affluent viewership and is the only truly cross platform pop culture brand with a monthly reach of 80MM+ people across linear and digital in the U.S. alone.

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