Content Coordinator (Contract)

About DHX Media Ltd. 

DHX Media Ltd. (www.dhxmedia.com) is a key player internationally in the production, distribution, broadcast and licensing of entertainment content for children and families. Owner of the world’s largest independent library of kids’ and family content, at more than 11,500 half-hours, DHX Media is recognized globally for such brands as Teletubbies, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Caillou, In the Night Garden, Inspector Gadget, Make It Pop, Slugterra and the multiple award-winning Degrassi franchise. DHX Media is comprised of four main business units: DHX Studios creates high-quality original entertainment at its Vancouver and Halifax animation studios, its Toronto live-action studio, and in working with top international producers; DHX Distribution is a major provider of content to the global market; DHX Television, home to the Family suite of channels, is dedicated to delivering best-in-class programming to Canadian families; and DHX Brands specializes in creating, building and managing high-profile global entertainment brands within the children’s and young-adult markets. DHX Media also owns the full-service international licensing agency, Copyright Promotions Licensing Group Ltd. (CPLG), which represents numerous entertainment, sport and design brands. DHX Media has offices in 15 cities worldwide, including Toronto, Vancouver, Halifax, Los Angeles, London, Paris, Barcelona, Milan, Munich, Amsterdam and Beijing. The Company is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol DHXM, and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbols DHX.A and DHX.B.

Job Title: Content Coordinator (1 Year Contract)
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Description:

  • Responsible for the quality control of all new series assets that are delivered to DHX Media and handle rejection protocols;
  • Track all incoming assets against provided asset lists and schedules and alert acquisitions supervisor of any missed deadlines;
  • Responsible for naming and filing of all assets into the Media asset management systems that fall within set library protocols;
  • Ensure all files are set-up and functioning correctly in Media Asset Management systems and that screener files are working properly;
  • Upload all required support material to the client facing asset management system in a timely manner and ensure all design elements for that system are up to date;
  • Responsible for archiving protocols, unarchiving required by workflows and storage clean-up protocols;
  • Respond to requests about missing files;
  • Consult with Library team when assets outside of the set protocols and existing metadata schemas arrive;
  • Assist on special projects and tape movement as required.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the receipt, quality control and ingestion of all the new series assets going into our Asset Management systems;
  • Work with various internal and external teams to ensure all files are correct and can be easily accessed.
  • You will have the opportunity to work with a variety of assets including videos, scripts, legal documents, files, music tracks, artwork and much more;
  • You will get to know the quality control standards for all of these assets;
  • Work actively with many different teams and asset management systems both internal facing and external facing.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years in the Television or Film industry;
  • Worked with a variety of Video, audio and marketing assets;
  • Good understanding of the video quality control process and ingest process;
  • Adept at catching technical issues and enjoy the problem solving process;
  • You are someone who likes to understand the big picture on any project and the structure you work within;
  • You enjoy making order out of chaos and derive pleasure from knowing people can easily find what they need;
  • You are adept at catching technical issues and enjoy the problem solving process.

 

To apply, send your Resume, Cover Letter to: hr.toronto@dhxmedia.com.
We appreciate your interest, however due to the number of applications received, we are only able to contact those candidates selected to proceed in the recruitment process. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

DHX Media is an inclusive employer and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code

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