The Walt Disney Company Associate Writer/Producer - Disney Branded Television in Burbank, California
Disney Branded Television, which include Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior, is currently seeking an Associate Writer/Producer (AP). The Associate Writer/Producer (AP) will support the Creative Director, Senior Writer/Producers, Writer/Producers and Marketing team to create creative marketing content for broadcast, paid media, digital, and social platforms. While the job focuses on creativity the position also requires a developed sense of responsibility and organization. The Associate Writer/Producer (AP) should be an endless resource of ideas for projects across the department. We are looking for an individual who is passionate about youth culture (Kids 6-11 and Preschool), creativity, and producing top-notch marketing content. Experience in writing is a must, as is passion, nimbleness, and hard work. Growth and opportunity are embraced and supported throughout the department.
An overall willingness to learn
Write and produce menus and bumpers
Produce video bugs
Write/produce reissue and refresh promos/short form content
Write/produce stunts under the supervision of the Creative Director, Senior Writer/Producers and Writer/Producers.
Assist Creative Director, Senior Writer/Producers and Writer/Producers with work overflow
Partner with the Graphics Department on various creative executions
Partner with Marketing team to create off-channel messaging for various uses
Brainstorm with Marketing and Social teams regarding post messaging (Facebook, Instagram and various other to be named platforms)
Run edit, audio and VO record session
- Minimum 1 - 2 years of experience in A/V content creation environment via broadcast, cable, trailer house and/or an ad agency.
Skills & Abilities
Overall Team Player with a willingness to learn
Must have an enthusiastic passion for copy-writing and video production
Sharp writing skills with a heavy slant towards comedy, animation and kid’s entertainment.
Creative problem solver
Strong understanding of current trends and where to find them as it relates to the core demographic of the content you are working on
A willingness to learn from others
A willingness to partner with more experienced creatives
Willingness to take initiative and throw hat in the ring for various opportunities
Comfortable in very fast-paced, deadline-driven work environment
Working knowledge of the post process (Audio/Visual)
Must have superb attention to detail
Working knowledge of editing systems and workflows
Experience supervising editing sessions and directing the editor
Ability to effectively direct voiceover talent
Ability to creatively problem solve
Have excellent time management skills
Be able to juggle and work on multiple projects at the same time
An understanding of marketing concepts and brand management
Understands the target demo and how to speak to them
Understands all phases of pre-production, production and post-production
Demonstrates excellent people skills
Demonstrates strong work ethic
Ability to develop credibility and strong working relationships in a complex organization
Job ID: 822319BR
Job Posting Company: General Entertainment Content
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