• Format Editor

    Univision Communications, IncMiami, FL 33126

    Job #882301572

  • GENERAL STATEMENT:

    The Content Format Editor will support Fusion's Post Production and Content Distribution team by reviewing all media assets received from internal and third-party productions to ensure all technical deliverable requirements are properly met, creating the necessary version(s) for internal clients or for distribution.

    MAIN RESPOSIBILITIES:

    • Ingest, organize, retrieve and distribute multiple media assets for post-production and distribution workflows.

    • Use of multiple NLE systems for organization of editorial bins, editing sequences and transformation of media and metadata, according to client needs.

    • Edit media assets to comply with requirements from Standard & Practices for TV network airing.

    • Creation of air-master version for linear channel according to playout specifications for video, audio and captions.

    • Organize and manage data associated to media files and workflows within department.

    • Performs partial or full evaluation of media assets at the original master level to ensure it matches with company requirements and technical/quality standards. Generate report of evaluation of media assets.

    • Assists in checking all programs that have failed external QC and make necessary revisions in order to get files to pass in order to be distributed.

    • Support Programming and Scheduling team with daily revision of missing media reports and submit missing assets to Master Control.

    • Submit video, captioning and subtitling assets into Content Distribution system for syndication to On-Demand, OTT video and Social Media platforms.

    • Consolidate and archive original and edited media assets in MAM and PAM to ensure all necessary content and elements are available for sales deals.

    • Management of incoming / outgoing physical assets inventory within the department.

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Strong understanding of digital media environment, i.e. file formats, codecs and digital delivery formats.

    • Knowledge of media asset management and archiving systems, including metadata creation, file management, and storage. Avid Interplay Asset Management user experience highly preferred.

    • Proficient on AVID Media Composer, Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro.

    • Exceptional organizational and time management skills required, able to manage many projects moving along at different deadline speeds.

    • Work effectively in a team environment. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills are a must.

    • Bilingual in English/Spanish, verbal and written skills preferred

    • BS degree in broadcasting, digital/new media, film studies or related field or 3+ years of experience.

    Univision is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Univision is the leading media company serving Hispanic America. The company's broadcast assets include Univision Network, one of the top television networks in the U.S. regardless of language and the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast network in the country; UniMás, a leading Spanish-language broadcast television network; and Univision Local Media, which owns and/or operates 64 television stations and 58 radio stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico. Univision Cable Networks consists of Univision Deportes Network (UDN), the most-watched Spanish-language sports cable network in the U.S.; Galavisión, the most-watched U.S. Spanish-language entertainment cable network; Univision tlnovelas, a 24-hour Spanish-language cable network dedicated to telenovelas; ForoTV, a 24-hour Spanish-language cable network dedicated to international news; and an additional suite of cable offerings - De Película, De Película Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson and Telehit. Univision's cable portfolio also includes FUSION TV, an English-language news and lifestyle cable network; an investment in El Rey Network, a general entertainment English-language cable network. The company also owns and operates several premier digital destinations including Univision Now, a direct-to-consumer, on-demand and live streaming subscription service; ~~~, the most-visited Spanish-language website among U.S. Hispanics; and Uforia, a digital music application featuring multimedia music content. The company's assets also include the digital brands associated with the Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion.

    Updated 04/22/2019