Job descriptionOur client, a Streaming Service, is looking for a Post Production Manager to join their team. This will be onsite at their Santa Monica location, start ASAP and will be a 5-6 month contract.
Post Production Manager, Marketing Operations Responsibilities:
• Helps broker Show Post / Finishing team discussions in partnership with Post.
• Will likely not be needed moving forward given MM model.
• Evaluates finishing lift through conversation/analysis with Creative Marketing - timelines for footage requests, color, beauty work, green-screening.
• Provides finishing and delivery workback schedules based on scope of finishing in partnership with OM.
• Writes, maintains and shares delivery specs shared with agencies
• POC for questions.
• Receives preps, graphics, etc. and saves them for team retrieval and use.
• Evaluates files and ensure all are present and to technical spec.
• Partners with OM to assign work to AEs based on skillset, workload, etc. Both for masters and versioning.
• Sources out-of-house resources/services as needed for special finishes.
• Coordinates with vendor as needed.
• Examples: Stitched asset finishing with Revolution Post, Dolby finishes, mix only for radio spots, etc.
• Runs daily stand up based on what is able and needs to finish.
• Manages finishing process.
• Facilitates iterative reviews with CMLs and works with resources to address notes.
• 1. PRE-LOCK. Ensures the spot has been QC'd by CROPS before/at lock (shared responsibility, but PPM should not intake preps until they have validated)
• 2. MGFX CHECKERS. Ensures MGFX have been QC'd by CROPS at lock
• 3. MASTERS.
• 4. VERSIONS. CROPS QC performs this, but PPM ensures it's complete.
• Receives finished assets from external parties for use and/or repurpose.
• Evaluates our ability to receive them and use and/or repurpose based on - spec of what's been delivered, the composition of the spot/does it lend itself to re-branding, availability of legacy project files should we need them, etc.
Contract: 5-6 months
Onsite: Santa Monica