SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Big Dipper
POSITION Catalog Writer
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED March 07, 2018

BUSINESS SUMMARY

The Big Dipper Digital Content and Design, Inc. is a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Corporation, in-charge of operating and maintaining the company's Media Asset Management system which includes:

- Converting Analog Video Materials to Digital Format
- Video Quality Checking of Ingested Video
- Cataloging of Ingested Materials
- Providing Transcription/Translation/ Synopsis Writing
- Processing of Multi-Format Dubbing

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Writes episode synopses, provides segment summaries/descriptions of all past programs produced
    • Provides pertinent metadata for each program master by encoding these at a centralized database
    • Previous ingested program masters and verifies metadata provided for each catalog 
    • Consults and checks various sources to determine accuracy of metadata

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Journalism, Literature, Mass Communication or any other related courses
    • Excellent oral and written skills
    • Flexible and can work under pressure, with minimum supervision
    • Keen with details
    • Excellent research skills
    • Familiar with news events and personalities 
    • Good editorial judgment
    • Experience in writing synopsis and transcription is an added advantage
    • Willing to work on shifting schedules
    • Willing to accept a consultancy based position 

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.