1+ months

Supervising Producer

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    112900093
Discovery Communications


Supervising Producer

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 23960
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
US-NY-New York City

Overview

Discovery, Inc. is seeking a dynamic and strategic Supervising Producer to focus on digital content development and production across Discovery brands. A successful candidate for this role will help to pitch, develop, and execute on compelling programming for ongoing and upcoming initiatives.

The Supervising Producer will help to execute on new digital programming on multiple platforms. Core responsibilities include series / content development, producing, driving projects from pre-production through final delivery, partnering with production companies to innovate on storytelling and formats, ensuring that projects remain on schedule throughout the process, and working with talent.



Responsibilities

1. Produce short, mid and long format content with internal resources and external production companies and clearly communicate ideas and objectives.
2. Work with Director to develop the overall look and feel of all new series, including development of storylines and formats.
3. Oversee a small team of Producers and Associate Producers and work to scale content and surface efficiencies.
4. Create and maintain relationships with agents, managers, and on-camera talent.
5. Partner with editorial, convergent, social, marketing, programming and research teams to boost viewership.
6. Monitor competitive programming and marketplace trends to suggest new strategies and techniques to incorporate into programming.
7. Pitch new digital show ideas regularly across internal teams.



Qualifications

* Must have food/culinary media experience.
* Must have experience representing brand or network vision while working with third-party production companies
* Must have experience working in a scaled daily production environment, preferably with live video production.
* Must understand an app-based audience and viewing habits within these environments.
* Must be collaborative and possess a high degree of adaptability and flexibility.
* Must possess strong communication skills, both in-person and digitally.
* Minimum of 5-7 years digital video production experience and 2 years of management experience is preferred.
* Must be highly organized and very comfortable operating in a startup-style environment.
* Strong familiarity with new and emerging video programming platforms (Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire, iOS, Android, Windows 8, and other OTT platforms/connected devices).
* Must have a critical and advanced eye in terms of aesthetics and storytelling with experience in post-production.
* Bachelor’s degree required.
* Bonus points for experience shooting, editing, and directing.
* Some travel required.
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

new york, nyc, new york city

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI112900093

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Supervising Producer</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 23960<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery, Inc. is seeking a dynamic and strategic Supervising Producer to focus on digital content development and production across Discovery brands. A successful candidate for this role will help to pitch, develop, and execute on compelling programming for ongoing and upcoming initiatives.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">The Supervising Producer will help to execute on new digital programming on multiple platforms. Core responsibilities include series / content development, producing, driving projects from pre-production through final delivery, partnering with production companies to innovate on storytelling and formats, ensuring that projects remain on schedule throughout the process, and working with talent.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Produce short, mid and long format content with internal resources and external production companies and clearly communicate ideas and objectives.<br />2. Work with Director to develop the overall look and feel of all new series, including development of storylines and formats.<br />3. Oversee a small team of Producers and Associate Producers and work to scale content and surface efficiencies. <br />4. Create and maintain relationships with agents, managers, and on-camera talent.<br />5. Partner with editorial, convergent, social, marketing, programming and research teams to boost viewership.<br />6. Monitor competitive programming and marketplace trends to suggest new strategies and techniques to incorporate into programming.<br />7. Pitch new digital show ideas regularly across internal teams.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have food/culinary media experience.<br />* Must have experience representing brand or network vision while working with third-party production companies<br />* Must have experience working in a scaled daily production environment, preferably with live video production.<br />* Must understand an app-based audience and viewing habits within these environments. <br />* Must be collaborative and possess a high degree of adaptability and flexibility.<br />* Must possess strong communication skills, both in-person and digitally.<br />* Minimum of 5-7 years digital video production experience and 2 years of management experience is preferred.<br />* Must be highly organized and very comfortable operating in a startup-style environment.<br />* Strong familiarity with new and emerging video programming platforms (Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire, iOS, Android, Windows 8, and other OTT platforms/connected devices).<br />* Must have a critical and advanced eye in terms of aesthetics and storytelling with experience in post-production.<br />* Bachelors degree required.<br />* Bonus points for experience shooting, editing, and directing.<br />* Some travel required.<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="background-color: #ffffff; color: #ffffff;">new york, nyc, new york city</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/z1Nx4JUXN685c7oqiRgNZ"> <p>PI112900093</p>

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Posted: 2019-08-17 Expires: 2019-09-17

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