Post Production Coordinator (Freelance)
Production | Los Angeles, CA | Full Time, Contract, and Temporary
Title: Post Production Coordinator (Freelance)
Company: Big Breakfast
Location: West Hollywood, CA
The Post Production Coordinator is a freelance position at Big Breakfast/CollegeHumor responsible for organizing post production elements and scheduling for a new and specific slate of CollegeHumor original content. Working in this department requires an appreciation and enjoyment of comedy. This position reports to the Post Production Supervisor.
- Coordinate Post Production elements on weekly series and other digital productions
- Collaborate across post department (Post Supervisor, Editors, AEs) and production department (Directors, Producers, Big Breakfast Executives), as well as outside vendors, to design and oversee post schedules and workflows
- Assist in hiring and overseeing freelance editors, assistant editors, motion graphics artists and post PAs
- Create VFX breakdowns for videos, and work with VFX Animators to ensure timely creation and delivery of assets
- Provide updates to Post Supervisor on status of projects, and escalate issues as necessary.
- Liaise between editors and creatives on cuts and feedback to make sure productions remain on schedule
- When necessary, manage voiceover sessions in ADR booth
- Keep post calendars and tracker sheets up to date, and communicate any schedule changes to stakeholders
- QC footage and final cuts, confirming they meet CollegeHumor required production standards
- Work with Content Management team and EPs to set and meet release schedule
- Complete other post production related tasks as assigned
- 1-3 years in post production, with experience/credits as Post Coordinator
- Familiarity with production and post production for digital content specifically
- Strong administrative and organizational skills, with experience creating and maintaining schedules for multiple simultaneous projects
- Expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud, including Premiere and Photoshop, a big plus
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- This is a freelance position. Must be available to work in our West Hollywood office Monday-Friday, 10-6, as needed.
- Must be available to work overtime if needed including evenings and occasional weekends.
About Big Breakfast/CollegeHumor:
Big Breakfast is a team of funny, passionate, and collaborative people dedicated to creating the world's best comedy content. The company is best known for CollegeHumor Originals, the #1 most-viewed comedy channel on YouTube. Founded in 1999, CollegeHumor.com offers daily comedic content through videos, pictures, articles and jokes, both created and curated by the CollegeHumor staff. CollegeHumor’s popular sketches and series have generated more than 4 billion views and earned CollegeHumor 13 Webby Awards and an ECNY Award, among others.