Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.
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This position reports to the SVP of Video Production. This position provides administrative support and is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the video production. This individual serves as a liaison between a variety of internal departments, management, and external contacts.
Administrative and production duties include, but are not limited to:
Provide strong administrative support, maintaining calendars, processing and tracking expense reports, answering phones, ordering supplies/product
Assist with video solicitation, circulation of budgets for approval, pre-production needs (wardrobe, rider requests, glam, security etc), rough cut distribution, and final delivery of videos
Maintain video treatment and project files, all costs related to each production project and facilitate payments and contracts with A&R Administration department
Create and maintain databases (directors, production company, stylists, hair/makeup, editors, DP’s etc)
Book employee and artist/glam travel/hotels/transportation
Track payments and contracts between production companies and Columbia’s A&R Administration
Assist with video productions, meetings, and events on location as requested
Act as a liaison with other departments, executives, employees, clients and external partners to provide assistance with miscellaneous requests in a timely and efficient manner
Organize and submit ticket buys for the department
Cover phones, organize schedules for VP and SVP of Video Production.
Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred
1-2 years of administrative experience in a professional business environment preferred
Familiarity with the Entertainment/Music Industry, artists, videos, and current trends is essential
Prior video production experience desired
Strong computer skills including MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Photoshop)
Editing and/or shooting experience is desired but not a requirement
A proactive, flexible, self-starter who has strong problem solving, social, and interpersonal skills
The ability to gel with different personalities, work well under pressure, and keep a professional, positive attitude
Exceptional communication, organization attention to detail, and time management skills are required
The ability to manage time and priorities, set and achieve goals and juggle multiple projects/deadlines simultaneously is critical
Strong phone and email etiquette
The use of discretion and the maintenance of confidentiality is required.