JOB TITLE: FULL TIME MATERIAL MANAGEMENT
REPORTS TO: PRODUCTION MANAGER
Assist Director and Associate Director with live newscast production elements. Primary responsibilities include; track status of edited content for playback in live News broadcasts; coordinate editing for live shots and assigned stories from writers. Provide desktop editing support on Final Cut Pro. Assist in creating MOS objects and confirm matching rundown and playlist status. Assist with coding for Ross Overdrive (PCR automation). Coordinate incoming news feeds with Newscenter Ops.. Ensure feeds received by Newscenter and communicate status with writers/producers. Assist with quality analysis of edited content. Assist with News archive management. Provide Production Manager with general and/or specific support related to all KTLA production and News operations. Provide relief Associate Directing as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Television Production or commensurate experience in a related field. Familiarization and basic knowledge of Newsroom operations and production processes. Specific knowledge of News production and operating systems required, including: production video server playout systems, OPUS or equivalent news gathering program, TONS, desktop editing, Clip-Edit, Final Cut Pro, VZRT and Ross Overdrive. Computer skills including, server based storage/play-out systems also required. General knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word and Excel are a must. Must be willing to learn and adapt to new technologies. Must be willing to work mornings, nights, weekends and holidays. Associate directing experience required.
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information, please visit www.tribunemedia.com.