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Assistant Manager, DCVI, Operations

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 877832BR Location Shanghai, Mainland China Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Nov. 02, 2021

Job Summary:

As DCVI Assistant Manager, the individual will manage and control the language quality, ensure the best creative and linguistic approach for all Disney product and content. She/ he responsible for all elements of localization workflow on creative and operations aspects in Mandarin PRC/ Chinese. The role also need to support in developing and training current studios in China. The position will be reporting to DCVI Operations Director, APAC.


  • Candidate will handle all aspects of localization productions (dubbing and subtitle) to support the localization effort in Mandarin PRC/ Chinese.
  • Oversee Theatrical and important title, creative involvement including translation, recording, vocal direction, mixing, etc. Mandarin PRC dub.
  • Operations scope include dubbing project scheduling and project management. Particular on Film Operations.
  • Administration work including contract administration, archive and some finance related areas.
  • Responsible for translation (dubbing & subtitle) and cultural adaptation.
  • Work closely with China Studio team and Marketing team.
  • May need to attend recording and mixing sessions from time to time.
  • Understanding of dubbing industry development in respective territories and report to team about the trends, usage of languages and other local information of dubbing and entertainment industries.
  • Closely communication with China Film, dubbing studios, establish and maintain key relationship with key stakeholders.
  • Subtitle translation review and proofreading skills (simplified Chinese)
  • Candidate will also work closely with different teams in Burbank, London and Singapore, and/ or Asia team members.
  • Legal paperwork and administration up with dubbing studios and Burbank Legal team.
  • Analyze and maintain DCVI database and systems.
  • Maintain existing dub studios, develop new vendor and technology that fit into the overall strategy and industry.
  • Music productions and knowledge is a plus.
  • Technical and mixing knowledge is a plus.

Basic Qualifications:

  • University graduated.
  • 5 years+ working experience in media and/ or creative related field.
  • Proven experience in translation, localization and language quality management.
  • Project management experience.
  • Basic knowledge of entertainment industry.
  • Cultural sensitivity is a must.
  • Ability to manage priorities and projects of organizational
  • Strong interpersonal skills, strong written and presentation skills.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Positive attitude towards work, willing to travel and work weekends if required. Mature and independent personalities.
  • Must be a team player and work under pressure.
  • Excellent command of English and Mandarin (both oral and written)


Additional Information:


About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

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 The Walt Disney Company (China) Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

It is the policy of the Company to provide equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, family status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, nationality/ethnicity, migrant worker status, carrier of infectious diseases status, or any other category of persons to the extent provided by law. This policy extends, but is not limited, to recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff, termination, rate of pay, and other forms of compensation, education, and training.

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