Production Assistant- Creative Services (Freelance)

New York, NY
Requisition ID: 171150BR

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Self-motivated creative individual with strong attention to detail. Successful candidate would thrive in a fast paced and team-working environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create and organize Avid projects for team of editors
    Download, ingest, and manage footage and graphics for editorial use
  • Edit and select promo cleared footage for HBO documentary projects
    Prep trailers, TV spots, online for finishing
    Post rough cuts and media material for approval
    Assist editors with select stringouts, dialogue breakdowns, music and sound design searches, and graphic requests
    Troubleshoot Avid issues as needed

  • Working knowledge of several post-production editing (AVID), video, writing and producing functions.
  • Must have strong organizational skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work on several projects simultaneously.


America's most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.