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Associate Producer

Discovery Inc
New York, NY 10011
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Discovery Inc

Location: New York, NY, United States, 10011
Req ID: 3060

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

Food Network is seeking a talented and versatile Associate Producer to join the Brand Creative team. In this role you would be responsible for creating and executing promotional campaigns for Food Network, Cooking Channel, and Discovery+, working alongside a team of Writer/Producers and multiple stakeholders (Strategy, Design, Operations, Production Partners et al.), under the direction of the Creative Director. You would also serve a pivotal role in supporting senior team members in the execution and completion of their projects. You are a creative self-starter with strong editorial, writing and production skills. You not only demonstrate a drive and passion for creating fresh, innovative content that pushes creative boundaries, you are equally adept at supporting fellow team members and the department at large in meeting its goals and objectives.


Concept, write and produce breakthrough on-air and digital/social promotions, including clip-driven spots, episodics, sizzle reels and digital/social spots
Manage the completion of spots, including versioning, tagging, final delivery and supervising the layoff of masters
Ensure assigned projects are delivered on-time while maintaining highest standards of quality and accuracy
Set up and execute post-production schedules
Screen and log/compile footage for edits
Oversee video editing and mix sessions
Direct and oversee voice over talent
Maintain brand "look and feel" across all projects and platforms
Liaise with Promo Strategy, Production, Operations and other departments to ensure required delivery
Collaborate with in-house design team in the creation, execution and delivery of graphics for spots
Coordinate with third-party vendors to help ensure delivery and archiving of shoot footage
Pitch fresh ideas during team brainstorming sessions (i.e. shoot concepts, key art, digital/social, show titles etc.)
Serve as the go-to team member for auxiliary and overflow projects


Skilled creative writer who can conceive, script and execute an idea
Able to generate ideas for clip-driven and conceptual spots and develop multiple creative executions for all assigned projects
Must have experience working in a post-production environment and directing editors, graphic designers, audio engineers, and voice-over talent
Extremely organized with strong attention to detail
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced production setting, managing multiple projects at once with ease
Knowledge of editing and graphics applications and hardware (i.e. Avid, Adobe Premiere, Adobe CS)
Adept at executing a vision, including addressing notes in a timely manner to meet deadlines
Digitally savvy with a strong knowledge of social media formats and best practices
Comfortable working both independently and collaboratively in a remote setting, multi-tasking and asking for help when necessary
A resourceful and proactive thinker with creative problem-solving skills
Excellent time management skills


Bachelor Degree in related discipline and at least 3-4 years of experience in TV or in a related field
Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Proficient working both remotely and in-person with Google G Suite, Microsoft Excel/Word, Zoom
Mac or PC background with demonstrated proficiency on either platform
Fluency in Avid, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Suite and/or editing/graphics software a valuable plus

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.


Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-03

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