SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Location Manager
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED September 28, 2018

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

    • Location Hunting/ Locations Database Generation
      • Conducts location hunting based on production's budget, requirements, and specification
      • Collates ideas and undertakes research using resources such as the internet and location database
      • Visits and takes photos of locations appropriate to budget in order to assess suitability (ocular inspection)
      • Gathers practical information and potential locations
      • Researches locations thoroughly to ensure that no disruptive noises or events would occur during the shoot; and,
      • Submits location prictures/ videos and maps to TV Production Operations
      • Makes preliminary inquiries regarding access, parking, and standby areas
      • Liaises with key members of the production team to assess visual and technical specifications
      • Finds suitable picture vehicle, ensures prompt payment to vehicle owner
      • Secures permissions for access, for example with local authorities and the police
      • Facilitates arrival schedule of crew and keeps all parties informed
      • Ensures that technical specifications for equipment, power sources, and crew accommodation on site are met
      • Ensures compliance with health, safety, and security requirements by undertaking risk assessments
      • Distributes location maps, directions, parking plans and all relevant support information to all staff, artists, suppliers, and crew
      • Manages the location during taping and resolves location-related problems as they arise
      • Supervises location support staff throughout the process
      • Deals with members of the public who may intrude during taping; and
      • Ensures that the final clearing up runs smoothly
    • Administrative/ Finance
      • Routes fully accomplished Location Rental Form and Picture Vehicle Form
      • Ensures prompt delivery of payments to location owners
      • Ensures on-time liquidation and justifications of location-related expenses

REQUIREMENTS

    • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree, preferably in Communication Arts, Film, Media
    • Preferably 5-year Experienced Employees
    • Program-based post available

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.