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Director, Post Operations

Englewood Cliffs, NJ
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director, Post Operations

Jobid 23768-367534

Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 07632, USA

Description **Job Number** 33484BR

**Job Title** Director, Post Operations

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** Global Media Operations

**Posting Category** Technology/Engineering

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

**Country** United States

**State** New Jersey

**City** Englewood Cliffs


The Director, Post Operations, will lead a team of staff and freelance Assistant Editors, Media Managers, Creative and Post Technicians across the Englewood Cliffs, NJ and 30 Rock Post Production facilities. This individual will be in a key leadership role for the department as a whole and responsible for informing the department’s strategic roadmap and actualizing it’s tactical implementation. This individual will ensure the technical infrastructure workflows and personnel are operating productively and in alignment with the larger goals of the department; in support of his/her team as well as the larger supply chain. The individual is also responsible for the quality and reliability of personnel and workflows. Candidate will be a key partner and liaison to his/her clients and peers including engineering, finance and brand leadership. The candidate will be responsible for financial and productivity targets as well as selected strategic initiatives.

+ Manage and lead all staff/freelance Assistant Editors, Media Managers, Creative and Operational Post Technicians

+ Play a key role in supporting and implementing the vision and strategy of the Post department as a whole

+ Key liaison and partner to peer and client groups

+ Ensure availability, reliability and growth across personnel, workflows and infrastructure, with a specific focus on media orchestration, prep and support

+ Financial adherence and accuracy in personnel, operating and capital budgets

+ Assess personnel and processes on a routine basis to develop workflow improvements that will enable continued growth within the environment, collaborating closely with other Operations and Engineering leaders

+ Seek out, identify and lead key strategic and growth initiatives within the department

+ Oversee the hiring and training of staff/freelance personnel as needed


+ A minimum of 10 years’ experience in post-production, 5 within management

+ Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

+ Avid & Adobe Creative Suite experience a must

+ Working knowledge of transcoding, automated qc, media management, audio mixing, color correction and file transport technologies a must

+ Knowledge of video formats, digital file types and codecs

+ Knowledge of media processing in an on-prem and cloud environment a must

+ Detailed Oriented and extremely organized

+ Excellent Client Service skills

+ Excellent management, communication and leadership skills

+ Demonstrated ability to manage financials including personnel and project budgets

+ Working knowledge of post and production ecosystems

+ Flexible Hours

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Englewood Cliff NJ

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Strong attention to detail

+ Extremely Organized

+ Leadership

+ Strategic vision

+ Strong communication skills

+ Great teamwork skills

+ Ability to work independently and well with others

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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