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Production Assistant

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 979291BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Marvel Entertainment Date posted May 12, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

Job Summary:

Marvel Digital Media is seeking a Production Assistant who will support the operation of this New York-based production team. The Digital Production team is tasked with the creation of video content, from promotional material to original and branded entertainment that will be distributed on all key social media platforms, as well as creation and distribution of original scripted and unscripted Marvel podcasts. The primary role of the Production Assistant will be to provide support to the Digital Producers when on-site for shoots, research and asset development for digital video, and perform tasks as necessary for the Production Management team.


  • Assist production team on in-house, field and event shoots
  • Assist in podcast and audio recording sessions
  • Provide production management support
  • Coordinate production travel
  • Support the creation and distribution of all production paperwork (budgets, schedules, call sheets, etc.)
  • Support live-streaming production workflows
  • Support the usage of production and asset management systems and review and approval workflows
  • Assist in Remote Production Support, including working with Production Technologies, handling shipping, remote kit setup, and running remote teleprompter.
  • Manage Production Airtable workspace
  • Provide media management and edit support
  • Coordinate and schedule internal and external meetings across the team
  • Provide Talent support for live shows and rehearsals.
  • Manage Green Room needs.
  • Run errands and perform other administrative tasks as requested.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience in video and digital production in the media & entertainment space.
  • Highly organized, resourceful and dependable with excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills with the ability to interface with staff, internal and external contact
  • Adept at multi-tasking, prioritizing, and managing projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to handle confidential materials and issues in a professional manner
  • Experience on shoots and in production and post environments
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects
  • Familiarity with basic camera and lighting setups

Required Education

BA/BS Degree or relevant working experience

This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

About Marvel Entertainment:

Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Marvel Partnerships, LLC, which is part of a business we call Marvel Entertainment.

Marvel Partnerships, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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