Schedule and monitor production with primary focus on BD, DVD and digital products/services, ensuring timely delivery and progress to meet critical deadlines. Must be able to know when to elevate risk factors to Managers. Provide secondary production support for MOD, SVOD and UltraViolet as needed.
Monitors DVD/BD specification requirements are met during production.(e.g. not intentionally doing anything out of spec.)
Recognize and flag inconsistencies in product specifications based on market requirements.
Review and provide QC reports with comments for Manager– highlighting any risk/concern areas for awareness with recommendations. (i.e. -approve as-is- vs. -must be fixed-)
Collaborate with internal and third parties to identify and resolve issues impacting key dates. Ensure all production and operational assets are accounted for on assigned projects including assets needed from third party clients.
Communicate and resolve issues with production departments and vendors if delays are putting product at risk and keep Manager updated regularly in order to advise client (Marketing/Supply Chain Ops).
If directed, monitor and follow-up on asset delivery status with third party studios for Flixster. Advise Manager regarding asset status and potential risks/concerns for client reporting and weekly client meetings.
Maintain title schedules & product offer specifications in WHV systems and production tracking tools for global access and historical record.
If needed, create content work orders for vendors. Requires strict attention to detail and accuracy.
College degree preferred.
SAP experience desirable.
Required: 3 years experience in Blu-ray, DVD and/or digital production.
Required: Project management experience juggling multiple projects at once.
PC Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
Knowledge of Blu-ray, DVD and digital production process (ie. encoding, formatting, QC, etc.).
Knowledge of fundamental technical aspects and capabilities of the Blu-ray & DVD format.
Knowledge of global localization and market requirements for BD/DVD products (e.g. censorship, languages, etc.).
Working knowledge of BD/DVD device functionality and known player limitations.
Knowledge of film/tape formats and video codecs.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Ability to plan a project timeline and effectively carry it out, making adjustments as needed.
Ability to handle multiple projects / tasks in a high stress, fast paced environment.