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The Courageous Story
They are documentarians. Filmmakers. Designers. Web-developers. And they come together to make amazing branded content for clients. Welcome to Courageous, CNN’s innovative studio. Courageous fits into Turner’s data-driven ad and content strategy perfectly. Their work is compelling, substantial and truly innovative. And we’re not spin doctoring-- Adweek just gave them the top honor for innovative storytelling
at Adweek’s new Arc Awards for branded content creatives.
What part will you play and what will you be doing?
CNN's Brand Studio is looking for a full time, New York City-based Line Producer to help build out a best-in-class custom content capability. The person who lands this job will have an immense opportunity to help produce great branded content that will be distributed on an unparalleled scale. The Studio works with a Who's Who of blue chip brands that all have meaningful media budgets. The goal is to produce relevant work that will be of real interest to the CNN audience; a network available to more than 2 billion people in more than 200 countries and territories, spanning TV, Web, Snapchat, Social Media, Airports and Mobile Devices.
You're an organized, disciplined industry vet with in-depth knowledge of scheduling and budgeting and all of the physical and technical processes of filmmaking. You have exceptional communication skills and the diplomacy to balance the creative expectations of the director, artists and creative personnel with the financial resources available. You know how to prioritize when everything is a priority, are adaptable and will jump in however need to help the project and team succeed. You will be simultaneously tracking multiple projects from pre production through delivery - with oversight from the Director of Production. Your responsibilities will include hiring field crew, booking editors, maintaining the production schedule, managing and actualizing the budget, overseeing equipment rental and check out, negotiating with and booking talent, permitting and sourcing locations, tracking overall project progress and delivery. You plan for the worst, while simultaneously inspiring the team to excel in their work every day. You're the thread that connects it all from pre-production to the wrap meeting and have complete project oversight.
What do we require from you?
- Deep knowledge of budgeting and scheduling film shoots
- Organized planning chops to ensure each project stays on course and the adaptability to pivot when things fall apart - Top notch communication skills, follow through and positive teamwork attitude
- Understanding of post production processes and workflow
- Stable of trusted, talented crew domestically and internationally
- Understanding of working with clients and meeting brand objectives
- Experience working in an editorial environment a plus - especially with digital publishers
- Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
But wait, there’s more!
Paid time off every year to volunteer
2016 Best Company for Working Mothers
learning and development team
to help shape and grow your career
Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, and TBS
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.
Time Warner Inc.
Website : http://www.timewarner.com
Time Warner Inc., a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks and film and TV entertainment, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide on a multi-platform basis. Overview Our operating divisions, Home Box Office, Inc., Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. share a dedication to light up the world’s screens with the best storytelling, across technological frontiers and geographic boundaries. They maintain unrivaled reputations as homes for creativity and excellence, with brands and leading scale that attract the best talent and ideas, and allow creative talent and journalists to realize their visions and share them with the world. HBO, with its sister channel Cinemax, is the world’s leading premium pay-television and subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, Turner has one of the world’s premier portfolios of advertising-supported cable networks and related brands, and Warner Bros. is the world’s leading producer of television programming and filmed entertainment. And while our divisions are separate businesses, they each foster a culture that encourages and embraces constructive collaboration.