The Senior Specialist position is for a creative, self-motivated person who can work well independently as a one-person-band to produce high quality pieces for air and promotional use.
He / She should be able to write, shoot, and edit short and long-form pieces. Travel is required.
Major Responsibilities :
Work to produce creative series / segments from pitch to program across a variety of platforms.
Conducting field production including organizing logistics for each shoot; securing guests, setting up and getting permission for locations when applicable.
Liaise with our digital counterparts for complimentary coverage on our online and social media platforms.
Deliver certain amount of stories and photo galleries to meet set deadlines.
Taking care of field safety and the well-being of the teams on assignment.
Responsible for video shooting, voice over recording, and editing programs, logging footage.
Duplicating footage / dubbing tapes for clients and HQ.
Gathering requested footage and making available for use in programming.
Organizing, shelving and maintaining the footage library.
Footage research, including securing footage from internal or external sources.
Editing of NBA footage-based pieces for events in Asia.
Capturing and outputting / exporting video in / out of edit system.
Superior quality editing of feature length and short-form pieces that involve a "storyline".
Finishing" features and compositing NBAE programming on non-linear editing systems at a high level. Finishing includes audio mixes and sweetening, video color correction, quality control and ensuring broadcast quality product.
Securing outside services in connection with productions and liaising with legal department to secure proper clearances when required.
Work under extremely tight deadlines and changing priorities as well as handling of multiple projects simultaneously
Required Experience & Knowledge :
3+ years of producing, shooting and editing experience.
Strong sense of graphic design and creative mind.
Experienced in non-linear editing - Proficient in After Effects, Final Cut Pro and / or Adobe Premiere Pro (knowledge of other video editing software is an added advantage).
Excellent command of both spoken and written English.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Can operate Canon D7 -equivalent and / or higher quality camera equipment
Highly skilled and creative individual.
Feature show and / or TV production experience is a plus.
Good organizational skills, strong editorial judgment, flexibility, ability to multitask.
Willing to work unpredictable hours and quick to adapt to changes that affect each show.
Being an NBA fan is a plus.
Educational Background Required :
BA / BS or MA in Communications, TV Production or degree in related field.