The Director of Production Operations is responsible for all aspects of the post-production process for short and long-form content produced by Viacom Media Networks. Most importantly, the Director of Production Operations is responsible for ensuring delivery protocols as outlined by the Network, as well as the NOC, covering platforms including (but not limited to) linear, digital, VOD, DTO, mobile and social media. The Director of Production Operations is the key contact between series, production management and various lines of business, communicating technical requirements and ensuring delivery of assets.
Responsibilities & Duties:
The Director of Production Operations oversees the delivery process from top-level, as it relates to individual productions delivering content to the network. This individual is a liaison between the production, the studio and the network. They must see to it that all scheduling and technical concerns (as they relate to post production) are followed and it is their responsibility to alert the VP of Post Production, the Line Producer of their show(s) and the GM/SVP of the Studio to any problems that may arise that would cause the production to miss delivery/air dates that fall outside of the agreed upon Post Production budget or not adhere to Viacom technical standards. This individual works with each production to review and define the production guidelines as requested by the network. In addition, this position serves as liaison between groups to problem-solve creative challenges tied to delivery of content for a multitude of projects and platforms (promos, app, linear, digital, VOD, DTO, mobile and social media).