SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Production Assistant (News and Current Affairs)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED April 20, 2017

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Corporation is the Philippines' leading information and entertainment multimedia conglomerate. The Company is primarily involved in television and radio broadcasting, as well as in the production of television and radio programming for domestic and international audiences and other related businesses. ABS-CBN produces a wide variety of engaging, world-class entertainment programs that are aired on free-to-air television.

The Company is also one of the leading radio broadcasters, operating eighteen radio stations throughout the key cities of the Philippines. ABS-CBN provides news and entertainment programming for nine channels on cable TV and operates the country's largest cable TV service provider. The Company also owns the leading-cinema and music production and distribution outfits in the country. It brings its content to worldwide audiences via cable, satellite, online and mobile.

The Company has interests in content development and production, cable and satellite television services, merchandising and licensing, mobile and online multimedia services, glossy magazine publishing, video and audio post production, and overseas services, all of which complement and enhance ABS-CBN's strength in content production and distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    The Production Assistant assists in the programs of the Current Affairs. 
    • Prepares and submits AV materials for digital ingestion (non-linear editing/mastering) 
    • Researches file video materials needed by the producers
    • Dubs and banks all relevant video materials
    • Submits promo materials to CCM
    • Logs and monitors use of all audio-video tape assets
    • Prepares master tapes and TOA and submits them to the Central Library and Archives immediately after program telecast
    • Identifies tape assets that are not fit for broadcast use/ recycling and turns them over to the Central Library and Archives
    • Prepare sand issue blank/ recyclable backpack tapes to coverage teams
    • Aides the Correspondents/ Segment Producers/ Field Producer, Graphic Artist, Video Editor, Master Editor and Musical Scorer from pre to post production
    • Computes combined running times of segments
    • Assists the Production Coordinator during pre-taping, actual taping and post production to ensure that various production elements enhance the program's concept
    • Prepares, routes, and submit the Technical Facilities and Personal Order (TFPO)
    • Submits the telecast tapes and guide to the TOC
    • Monitors playback operations during actual telecast
    • Monitors playback operations during actual telecast
    • Attends and actively participates in the weekly brainstorming meetings and submits viable topics/ story suggestions for future episodes

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Mass Communication or any bachelor's degree in a Broadcasting-related course.
    • With at least six (6) months exposure in production / writer / research related initiatives.
    • Must be proficient in MS Office applications.
    • Must be proficient in English and Filipino.
    • Must be hardworking, resourceful, creative.
    ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ABS-CBN GROUP CONTRACTUAL/PROJECT EMPLOYEES, TALENTS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND PROGRAM BASED:
    Get an Application For Employment Form from HR Recruitment Office. Submit to HR Recruitment after filling out.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.