CollegeHumor/Electus Digital/Big Breakfast Content Management Assistant in West Hollywood, California
As a temp-to-hire opportunity, the Content Management Assistant will provide technical and editorial support to the Big Breakfast Content Management team, primarily in the generation, maintenance, and delivery of metadata for CollegeHumor videos. This position will also assist team in timely delivery of digital content packages to various platforms, and will interface with syndication partners' points of contact. This detail-oriented role requires advanced administrative and organizational skills, with an emphasis on thorough documentation and proficient asset tracking. The ideal candidate possesses a familiarity with digital editorial best practices, taxonomic organization and/or library sciences, an ear for comedic detail, and an eye for accuracy. This position is located in our West Hollywood, CA office.
• QC video content and provide thorough annotations regarding technical issues, potential IP clearance issues, and content warnings for syndication • Tag and keyword video content, utilizing an extensive controlled vocabulary and codified taxonomy • Input and update video content metadata within proprietary CMS and other databases • Track and submit deliverables (master export files, metadata, thumbnails, and other assets) to syndication and release partners, using a variety of file sharing platforms • Interface with syndication partners in regards to content delivery, and troubleshoot issues • Locate and source releases and other legal documentation
• Extremely detail oriented and meticulous • Able to produce clean, thorough documentation under tight deadlines • Able to demonstrate excellent writing skills and efficient work habits • Proficient in Excel and Google Docs • Excellent organizational skills, with experience maintaining calendars, spreadsheets, and other administrative documents • Problem-solving skills and ability to clearly identify, communicate, and troubleshoot potential issues • Metadata and tagging experience a big plus • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Adobe Premiere and Photoshop) preferred • Familiarity with CollegeHumor brand and video library preferred • Basic video editing and export skills a big plus
To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume.
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.