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STORYBOARD REVISIONIST - TRILOGY TUSTIN, CA

 

December 31, 2018

 

Storyboard Revisionist

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring that storyboards align with creative ambitions, vision, and style for each episode
  • Work closely with the Director(s) to discuss objectives of the storyboard revisions - ask questions, clarify notes, and to ensure storyboard revisions are completed per the feedback provided
  • Ensure deadlines are consistently met and communicate progress of work to supervisors and to appropriate production staff

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Strong drawing skills with a demonstrated sense of storytelling, staging, composition, and character acting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage time and meet deadlines
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment

 

Desired Characteristics:

  • Some storyboarding and/or revisionist experience working in television animation
 
 
 
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ANIMATIC ASSISTANT - TRILOGY TUSTIN, CA

 

December 31, 2018

 

 

Animatic Assistant

 

Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Responsible for importing and generating a rough assembly cut of episodes based on the storyboard and script with an emphasis on timing
  • Ensure that the rough assembly is reviewed and approved by the Editor (Animatic)
  • Confirm that all dialogue files have been received from the Dialogue Editor
  • Ensure that quality issues and clarity are adhered to for sound
  • As needed, add temporary sound effects and music from approved sound libraries
  • As needed, cut revisions into animatics using notes and directions from the Editor (Animatic)
  • Create shipping animatic output from locked animatic project for timers and partner studios. The shipping animatic includes scene numbers and footage count
  • Ensure that the production staff are aware of added lines and scratch dialog
  • Responsible for timely execution of deliverables and partnering with production to ensure issues or concerns are elevated as needed

 

 

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ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - TUSTIN, CA

 

December 12, 2018

 

Associate Producer

 

New Women's Program: “Better Together”  Reports to: Senior Producer



Summary:

This position will produce segment, social, and promotional content as assigned for a daily network-quality series set to air on the TBN networks. Primary responsibility will be to assist the Senior Producer and team in the development of content that aligns with the ministry goals, brand voice, and creative vision for the series. Additionally, this position will be responsible for the creation of online and on-air promotional content.

 

 

Duties:

 

  • Assist the Senior Producer in the development of short-form content—guest segments, social content, and promotional content
  • Interview guests, write scripts, and oversee post-production for segments, as needed
  • Assist team during production—lock down, runner for guest needs, etc.
  • Assist team during post-production—logging footage and adding metadata
  • Ensure all assignments are completed on schedule
  • Other duties as assigned

 

 

Skills & Experience:

 

  • At least 2 years of relevant production experience, short-form TV (news/reality/documentary), social, and/or promotional content development experience is preferred
  • At least 2 years of online & on-air promotional experience; includes writing, selecting visual elements and editing compelling content to draw new audiences
  • Passion for creating content for our target audience (Christian women)
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to brand voice and ministry style
  • Must be comfortable on set and in the field while working with diverse on-air personalities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to write clear, concise, compelling copy
  • Ability to proofread and make corrections in spelling, grammar, punctuation, and style
  • Expert attention to detail and ability to complete jobs under deadline pressure
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize and balance multiple assignments
  • Ability to work well independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree (or higher) in a related field of study or equivalent experience is preferred

 

Additional Application Materials Required:

Candidates must submit 2-3 writing samples (attachments or links to online content accepted), a sample of production and/or promotional work, and provide 2 professional references in addition to a personal and spiritual reference. Candidates might also be required to complete a skills assessment during the interview process.

 

 

 

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DIRECTOR - TUSTIN, CA

 

November 16, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Director – Trilogy Productions

 

Position Overview:

 

Trilogy Productions is seeking a Director to direct episodes of new animated series. We’re looking for a well-practiced leader, deeply familiar with the art of animation, our industry, and the television environment. The right fit for this position must have the veteran experience and leadership skills to manage a world-class team while maintaining clear and constant communication with stakeholders throughout the organization. We are seeking a Director who has a passion for creating industry-leading animation. The Director will assist the Executive Producer in overseeing the episodes of the series. The Director is responsible for helping the development of story and associated visuals through the creation of concept drawings, storyboards. The ideal candidate will embrace the challenge of developing branching narrative systemic experiences that will drive the consumer experience forward. The Director will have a keen ability to understand the nuances of animation principles and filmmaking, with an ability to frame these performances in a progressive, visually compelling way.

 

 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Create concept drawings, storyboards, prototypes and visual targets that help define project goals.
  • Collaborates with Executive Producer, Storyboard Teams, etc., to establish standards that hit aesthetic, design and schedule targets simultaneously.
  • Regularly attend and participate in cross discipline meetings and discussions to obtain a deep understanding of project goals and dependencies including mission, narrative, and design components.
  • Provide mentorship and leadership to Storyboard Team on visual best practices and personnel development.

 

 

 

Qualifications and Skills:

 

  • Experience with creative visualization tools (Photoshop, Storyboard Pro and/or equivalent drawing tool).
  • College or university diploma in Animation or equivalent education (preferred).
  • 10+ years in the animation industry.
  • Experience working as a director in animated television.
  • Outstanding modern and classical cinematic fundamentals with an application towards establishing mood, tone, and emotion.
  • Excellent understanding of cinematic storytelling, pacing, and character development.
  • Well versed in a variety of cinematic presentation styles with an ability to adapt as needed.
  • Thorough understanding of animation theory and technique.
  • Solid experience and understanding of character and animation pipelines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, both taking and giving direction.
  • Excellent directive communication and an ability to visualize creative ideas when required.
  • Excellent capacity for giving and receiving instructions in addition to giving and receiving constructive, professional critique and direction.
  • Proactive and professional collaboration and communication with other department and related creative or technical areas is essential.
 
 
 
 
 

BROADCAST PRODUCER/VIDEO EDITOR - DALLAS, TX

 

November 19, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Broadcast Producer/Video Editor

 

TBN is the world's largest Christian television network and America's most-watched faith-and-family channel. Launched in 1973 with one small station broadcasting to the Los Angeles area, TBN today is a growing family of over thirty global networks reaching every inhabited continent with a broad range of inspirational, entertaining, and life-changing programming twenty-four hours a day.

 

 

The Role:

 

We are looking for a talented creative producer/editor with a dedication to style and story to join our team at our Dallas facility. Primary responsibilities will be to produce and edit a variety of projects from conception to completion and ensure timely delivery of finished projects that align with the ministry goals, brand voice, and creative vision. Must have a great sense of storytelling and pacing, especially when dealing with multiple projects and many hours of footage at once. Must be able to deal with talent in a professional manner and have good interview skills. Must exhibit leadership qualities when in the field.

 

 

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 2-4 years of professional video editing experience.
  • Detailed working knowledge of Adobe Premier and Adobe After Effects. Experience with keying green screen is a plus.
  • Passion for creating content for our target audience.
  • Efficient Multi-cam editor (able to sync clips and cut).
  • Experience with layering effects and alpha channel graphics.
  • Expert time and project management skills to handle multiple assignments and complete complex jobs under deadline pressure.
  • Strong ability to work in a high-stress, fast-paced daily TV environment while maintaining production standards and efficiency.
  • Meticulous attention to quality, detail and project organization.
  • Great working knowledge of finishing, formats, frame rates and codecs.
  • Flexibility to work occasional weekends for certain events.

 

 

Education:

  • B.A. degree in film, or related field, or equivalent professional experience

 

Requested Materials:

Please provide samples of work that demonstrate creative, editorial and graphic sensibilities. Include samples of multi-cam editing if available.

 

Job Type: Full-time
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

VIDEO LOGGER - TUSTIN, CA

 

November 19, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Logger – F/T

 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • View Programs.
  • Input metadata into DaletPlus Media System.
  • Create metadata content based on most important information in program.
  • Think critically about what will be logged and uploaded.
  • Decide which categories should be used for content.
  • Input, Link, FTP content for website.
  • Log, move, manage, store and retrieve digital media.
  • Segment content for Post Production.

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Typing at least 35 WPM.
  • Good communication with co-workers and supervisors.
  • Proficient in the English language.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Organizational skills and computer proficiency.
  • A willingness to help others.
  • Ability to take on new tasks that may be asked of you.
 
 
 
 
 
 

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER - TUSTIN, CA

 

November 16, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Executive Producer – Trilogy Productions

 

Trilogy Productions is seeking an Executive Producer to oversee new animated series. We’re looking for a well-practiced leader, deeply familiar with the art of animation, our industry, and the television environment. The right fit for this position must have the veteran experience and leadership skills to manage a world-class team while maintaining clear and constant communication with stakeholders throughout the organization.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Oversee studio strategy.
  • Direct all aspects of animation production.
  • Partner with supporting functional teams, including operations, marketing, and finance.
  • Maintain a creative environment, motivate world-class artists/animators, nurture team health and foster a culture of success.
  • Direct strategic analysis of market trends and competition.
  • Partner with finance on P&L, forecasting, budgeting, and business design.

 

 

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 10 years directing animated television programs.
  • Extraordinary communications, project management, and relationship-building skills
  • Recognized ability to build and lead large teams
  • Able to work well in a team environment and simultaneously manage multiple complex projects
  • Exhibited ability to coach and mentor employees at all levels
  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience
 
 
 
 
 
 

VIDEO EDITOR - NASHVILLE, TN

 

September 6, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Editor – Full Time

 

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Perform related duties as assigned by Supervisor
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week with flexibility on weekends and  evenings for various productions and/or events
  • Edit weekly and/or special event programs for air from assembly to delivery
  • Edit spots for television
  • Create high quality, innovative videos relevant to the TBN network’s audience
  • Ability to deliver on strict deadlines

 

 

Qualification Requirements:

 

  • Knowledge and experience in post-production editing and post-production software such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Avid
  • Must have high level of expertise in After Effects
  • Motion Graphics a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires attention to details.
  • Must be able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to shift attention to last minute/high profile projects at any moment
  • Must be able to work and create with little direction or collaborate with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take ownership of your assigned project and meet deadlines
  • Organizational skills and computer proficiency
  • Possess strong communication skills to interact with editors, producers,  and department heads
  • Work well under pressure

 

 

Education and/or Work Experience Desired:

 

  • Bachelor's degree in television production or equivalent experience
  • Camera operation in studio and field camera operation a plus
 
 
 
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INFORMATION SYSTEMS BUSINESS ANALYST - FORT WORTH, TX

 

July 23, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Information Systems Business Analyst

 

 

Position Overview:

The Information Systems Business Analyst is a vital team player in the IS department. The IS Business Analyst plans and conducts the analysis, design, testing, documentation and deployment of new and existing technology solutions to meet TBN’s business and operational requirements; develops business process requirements and improvements; facilitates development of priorities with managers; coordinates and participates in applications testing and problem resolution; executes quality assurance activities. This position operates as the subject matter expert providing technical and functional system analysis services to enable TBN to develop and implement software and technology solutions to meet business, operational and functional objectives.

In addition, the IS Business Analyst will establish and maintain technical and architectural documentation standards and mentor and provide leadership to technical resources conducting systems analysis.

 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Analyze and document complex as-is and future business processes to turn business requirement into documents for procedures, applications, tools, and reporting
  • Collect and develop detailed business and functional requirements across the enterprise and serve as a liaison between the business and technical teams.
  • Assist Application Support team with troubleshooting and root-cause analysis.
  • Troubleshoot issues with current software applications and interfaces identifying potential solutions and working with the development team to resolve.
  • Assist the development team with writing test cases, test scripts and scorecards.
  • Create, contribute to and organize operational procedures and user manuals
  • Collect and Analyze data to identify risks and perform root-cause analysis on areas of risk.
  • Establish and track action plans, working with cross functional teams.
  • Ability to identify solution options with pros/cons and present to various stakeholders and decision makers.
  • Monitor project progress by tracking activity, resolving problems, publishing progress reports, recommending actions.
  • Schedule, facilitate and document meetings with all levels of staff for purposes of discovery, presentation, review, approval, and problem resolution.
  • Ability to answer questions, provide detail, address changes to requirements, and facilitate dialog across teams when issues and challenges are encountered to ensure the end product is delivered as specified.
  • Create, maintain, and analyze metrics, KPIs and reports for Software Applications.
  • Contribute and facilitate the Continuous Improvement of Software Applications providing recommendations and action plans for enhancements and upgrades.
  • Responsibilities extend to multiple projects, applications enhancements, risk mitigations and/or continuous improvement simultaneously.

 

 

Qualifications and Skills:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology Computer Engineering or similar field
  • 5+ years of experience as a Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, Senior Application Support or Senior Development positions.
  • Experienced in at least one of the following areas:
    • CRM/Customer Service solutions. Donor management, transaction processing and product fulfilment. (Donor Direct StudioEnterprise experience will be highly desired)
    • Customer Engagement: Direct Mail processing, Call Center (inbound and outbound), email campaigns.
    • Financial systems. All areas including AP, AR, GL, Fixed Assets, Purchasing and Reporting (Oracle Cloud Fusion ERP will be highly desired)
  • Knowledge and experience on financial transaction processing:
    • Payment gateways and credit card processing
    • Electronic Fund Transfers and ACH
    • Paypal
  • Highly proficient gathering and developing detailed business and functional requirements.
  • Excellent analytical skills so that a customer’s business needs are properly interpreted and translated into application and operational requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills effectively communicating in individual and group settings in all levels of the enterprise, from C-level position to end users as well as external vendors.
  • Strong knowledge of systems capabilities, software platforms, and processes.
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated report writing skills in either SQL Report Writer, Crystal Reports or other reporting or BI platform.
  • Working familiarity with writing SQL queries, creating database views, and reading/writing basic stored procedures.
  • Familiarity with the SDLC and software development.
  • Knowledge of different development languages and software architecture will be highly desired.
  • Proficient organizational and time management skills, multi-taking, and working under minimal supervision.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency with MS Office, MS Visio and other documentation and organizational tools.

 

 

 

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APPLICATIONS SUPPORT ANALYST - FORT WORTH, TX

 

July 19, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Applications Support Analyst

 

Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world’s largest Christian television network, is seeking an experienced Applications Support Analyst to support CRM, Financial and other application systems to ensure proper operation. Perform a variety of maintenance, end-user support and training tasks to ensure efficient operation and support staff on company-supported software and applications, including third party applications and in-house developed applications. Trouble shoot and resolve customer issues. Complete application project-based work.

 

 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Support CRM, Financial and other application systems.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot and document user support tickets, and drive them to closure in a timely manner in the helpdesk system.
  • Work with Donor Service staff to correct any customer issues.
  • Work directly with software development team to ensure quick resolutions to software issues
  • Identify system exceptions to identify software bugs and work with developers to provide a permanent solution.
  • Generate data reports requested by business stakeholders.
  • Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored or accessed by the end-users on the network
  • Be available to work after hours periodically and provide support for a 24/7 operation

 

 

Qualifications and Skills:

 

  • Proven work experience as a Applications Support Analyst or similar role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar field
  • 5+ years’ applications support experience
  • Ability to communicate technical information to nontechnical personnel.
  • Ability to track and diagnose customer software issues.
  • 2-3 years’ experience working with Microsoft SQL Server databases and run queries.
  • Knowledge of computer and/or network systems, applications, procedures and techniques
  • Knowledge of CRM systems is required
  • Knowledge of Studio Enterprise CRM is highly desired
  • Knowledge of financial accounting systems is required
  • Knowledge of Oracle Financial (Fusion Online) is highly desired
  • Ability to identify and resolve computer system malfunctions and operations problems.
  • Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to learn and support new systems and applications

 

 

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