Olympusat Producer in West Palm Beach, Florida

Olympusat, Inc. is one of the largest independent media companies specializing in ownership, distribution, production and technical services. The company has established itself as a leader in the Hispanic television and media space through its 62 Spanish language television networks, 35 of which are HD. Olympusat’s top networks include Cine Mexicano, FUNimation Channel and the newly introduced Ultra HD Plex. Through Olympusat’s diverse portfolio, the company also delivers a distinctive Faith & Family and Specialty Suite representing some of the biggest networks in the industry.

As a part of Olympusat’s industry-leading efforts, the company has also launched two new strategic business units – Olympusat Telecom and Olympusat Entertainment. Olympusat Telecom has embarked on providing the enterprise and consumer customer with complete communications and business solutions through its IPTV, Video Streaming and CDN offering. Olympusat Entertainment encompasses all aspects of film and TV production including feature length and short films, music videos, industrial/corporate videos, and commercials, both local and national. Our award-winning team comes equipped with the technology to provide our customers with a full service production from the project's conception to its completion. For more information on Olympusat’s brands and services, visit us at www.olympusat.com. Follow the company on Twitter at www.twitter.com/olympusat. We are currently looking to fill the following job position:

Producer

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Producer must possess the ability to direct an Olympusat Entertainment (OE) project from the concept and design phase all the way through final production. This position requires an energetic, creative individual who will seek to 'push the envelope' in terms of envisioning and creating innovative, high-quality productions in an effort to reach a wide audience. The Producer is responsible for producing and editing OE projects that may be distributed both nationally and internationally. To work with all clients (internally & externally) from Government Agencies to independent producers and everyone in between. This position reports to the VP or Original Productions

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES:

  • Reading, researching and assessing ideas and finished scripts

  • Commissioning writers

  • Building and developing a network of contacts

  • Using computer software packages for screenwriting, budgeting and scheduling

  • Pulling together all the strands of creative and practical talent involved in the project to create a team

  • Maintaining contemporary technical skills

  • Organizing shooting schedules - dependent on the type of producer and availability of support staff

  • Troubleshooting

  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations, codes of practice and health and safety laws

  • Supervising the progress of the project from production to post production

  • Holding regular meetings with the director to discuss characters and scenes

  • Acting as a sounding board for the director

  • Bringing the finished production in on budget

  • Managing all aspects of legal work to guarantee product maintains on schedule

  • Manage multiple productions at a time.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree or technical degree in Audio Engineering or related field preferred.

  • Previous professional experience in audio industry required.

  • Strong communication skills, written and oral.

TOP REASONS TO WORK FOR US!

We offer competitive pay and a generous benefits program, including: Medical, dental, vision, STD/LTD, voluntary life & ADD, paid time off, 401(k), paid time off and more. The company is based in downtown City Place, West Palm Beach, FL.

STAFFING AGENCIES:

Unsolicited resumes from search firms will not be honored as valid. Consequently, we politely ask agencies not to solicit our business managers directly as well. Thank you in advance.

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