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Writer Producer Branded Ent - HGTV

Discovery Communications
Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Job Code
    113853930
Discovery Communications


Writer Producer Branded Ent - HGTV

US-TN-Knoxville

Job ID: 24454
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Marketing & Communications
Discovery

Overview

Conceive, write and produce On-air Branded Entertainment creative that melds network brand and sponsor message into cohesive, entertaining brand creative that serves all parties successfully: Network, Ad Sales and Sponsor.

This Writer/Producer would be joining a team of doers that empowers one another, approaches projects with optimism and purpose and challenges the status quo. We are seeking strategic visionaries, thinkers, and TV/digital lovers who want to be a part of crafting the future of television, entertainment and advertising in the lifestyle space.



Responsibilities

1. Conceive, write, and produce best in class co-branded advertising for HGTV and Sponsors that drives revenue.
2. Attend shoots on high priority projects
3. Respond to Ad Sales RFP’s with out-of-the-box thinking and breakthrough creative that fits both network and sponsor brand
4. Brainstorm in a group collaboratively, positively, openly and effectively
5. Maintain HGTV values and brand attributes in all materials.
6. Engage in the creative process with external and internal partners.
7. Collaborate with On Air Marketing, Ad Sales, programming, production, and scheduling departments.
8. Write and produce internal projects: i.e. departmental presentation tapes, marketing, ad sales tapes, Upfront tapes, Programming Presentation reels.
9. Research and acquire all materials necessary for projects in production.
10. Maintain an understanding of budgets and strategy on every project.
11. Understand, initiate and be involved in all processes from the initial idea, through production, to completion and delivery of creative.



Qualifications

* A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Video/Film Production or related field is preferred.
* A minimum of four years’ experience writing and producing co-branded promotion and marketing projects for broadcast or cable television.
* Proven co-branded 360 expertise across all platforms of media including TV, digital, social media and interstitial network branding.
* Must have shoot experience: overseeing production, clients and talent on set
* Experience overseeing editors and production companies
* Strong copywriting ability is a must with a focus on storytelling and entertainment value.
* Great project management skills with the ability to have meticulous administrative and logistical project oversight.
* Must be personable, flexible and open to constant feedback as this position requires constant team, interdepartmental, vendor and client interaction
* Need to have the creative skills and strength to work on high-level priority projects, but also be comfortable working on the lowest level projects, taking them to as high a level as possible.
* Familiarity with Avid/Premiere editing and basic knowledge of Aftereffects, and Photoshop is a plus.
* A strong interest and background in design is highly desirable and a well-rounded and up-to-date knowledge of postproduction tools and the postproduction process are essential.
* Proven writing and producing skills.
* Must be well organized, capable of handling several projects simultaneously under tight deadlines, have the ability to work independently, possess excellent intrapersonal skills and be cool under pressure.
* Must stay up-to-date with the current creative in the market across all platforms
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.
* Must be able to travel 30% of the time.
* Position to be filled in New York or Knoxville, TN.

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.

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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.

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<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Writer Producer Branded Ent - HGTV</b><br/><br/>US-TN-Knoxville<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24454<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Marketing & Communications<br/>Discovery<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Conceive, write and produce On-air Branded Entertainment creative that melds network brand and sponsor message into cohesive, entertaining brand creative that serves all parties successfully: Network, Ad Sales and Sponsor.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">This Writer/Producer would be joining a team of doers that empowers one another, approaches projects with optimism and purpose and challenges the status quo. We are seeking strategic visionaries, thinkers, and TV/digital lovers who want to be a part of crafting the future of television, entertainment and advertising in the lifestyle space.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Conceive, write, and produce best in class co-branded advertising for HGTV and Sponsors that drives revenue.<br />2. Attend shoots on high priority projects<br />3. Respond to Ad Sales RFPs with out-of-the-box thinking and breakthrough creative that fits both network and sponsor brand<br />4. Brainstorm in a group collaboratively, positively, openly and effectively<br />5. Maintain HGTV values and brand attributes in all materials.<br />6. Engage in the creative process with external and internal partners.<br />7. Collaborate with On Air Marketing, Ad Sales, programming, production, and scheduling departments.<br />8. Write and produce internal projects: i.e. departmental presentation tapes, marketing, ad sales tapes, Upfront tapes, Programming Presentation reels.<br />9. Research and acquire all materials necessary for projects in production. <br />10. Maintain an understanding of budgets and strategy on every project.<br />11. Understand, initiate and be involved in all processes from the initial idea, through production, to completion and delivery of creative.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* A Bachelors degree or higher in Video/Film Production or related field is preferred.<br />* A minimum of four years experience writing and producing co-branded promotion and marketing projects for broadcast or cable television.<br />* Proven co-branded 360 expertise across all platforms of media including TV, digital, social media and interstitial network branding.<br />* Must have shoot experience: overseeing production, clients and talent on set<br />* Experience overseeing editors and production companies <br />* Strong copywriting ability is a must with a focus on storytelling and entertainment value. <br />* Great project management skills with the ability to have meticulous administrative and logistical project oversight.<br />* Must be personable, flexible and open to constant feedback as this position requires constant team, interdepartmental, vendor and client interaction<br />* Need to have the creative skills and strength to work on high-level priority projects, but also be comfortable working on the lowest level projects, taking them to as high a level as possible. <br />* Familiarity with Avid/Premiere editing and basic knowledge of Aftereffects, and Photoshop is a plus.<br />* A strong interest and background in design is highly desirable and a well-rounded and up-to-date knowledge of postproduction tools and the postproduction process are essential.<br />* Proven writing and producing skills.<br />* Must be well organized, capable of handling several projects simultaneously under tight deadlines, have the ability to work independently, possess excellent intrapersonal skills and be cool under pressure. <br />* Must stay up-to-date with the current creative in the market across all platforms<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.<br />* Must be able to travel 30% of the time.<br />* Position to be filled in New York or Knoxville, TN.</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/eo6BYjCenDjwfjxYhn7GW"> <p>PI113853930</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-20 Expires: 2019-10-21

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