SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Production Assistant (News and Current Affairs)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED February 09, 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

    • Researches file video materials needed by the producers;
    • Prepares master tapes and TOA and submits them to the Central Library and Archives immediately after program telecast
    • Aides the Correspondent/Segment Producer/Field Producer, Graphics Artist, Video Editor, Master Editor and Musical Scorer from pre to post-production;
    • Computers 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 through appropriate audio and visual elements;
    • Monitors playback operations during actual telecast;
    • Attends and actively participates in the weekly brainstorming meetings and submits viable topics/story suggestions for future episodes;
    • Writes and contribute ideas on stories for the Segments as needed;
    • Coordinates with News Manager , Producers and Writers for special coverages and breaking news.
    • Provides production support to facilitate productions processes; airing

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Mass Communication, Journalism, or any broadcasting-related degree
    • 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
    • Open to PROGRAM-BASED employment

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.