Localization Manager

Localization Manager needed for a contract opportunity with our client in the Entertainment Industry located in New York, NY.

The Big Picture – Top Skills You Should Possess:  

  • Able to Meet Deadlines
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Strong Communication

Purpose and Objectives

As Manager of Localization, you will play an integral role on the HBO & HBO MAX Content Enhancement team. The Content Enhancement team specializes in creating localized program content assets required for streaming, broadcast, and distribution platforms. Specifically, you will manage the localization needs for the HBO branded original content as needed for broadcast, electronic sell through and the HBO MAX streaming platform. Additionally, you will work with the HBO Localization team to ensure projects are delivered on time and tracked through to final approval for multiple use.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Effectively manage multiple localization projects for series, films, and documentaries simultaneously
  • Fully comprehend and effectively communicate project specifications to vendors
  • Communicate delivery schedules to internal teams and vendors, ensuring agreed schedules are adhered to Communicate with internal teams to ensure vendor’s needs are covered
  • Ensure on­time deliveries of all projects to broadcasters and internal teams
  • Manage rejections and handle redeliveries as needed
  • Ensure all tracking charts remain up­to­date and that status of all projects is always available
  • Manage orders, including creation of Purchase Orders, and ensure all invoices are handled in a timely manner
  • Additional duties as required

Skills and Experience:

  • 5 + years' experience working in the entertainment industry? post facility experience is preferred
  • BS/BA degree preferred
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong, pro­active communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex, large scale and high­level projects and tasks
  • Experience in fast­paced, deadline­driven environment
  • Self­starter, independent learner, pro­active team player
  • Knowledge of or experience in dubbing and subtitling a must

If This Sound Like You, Apply Now!

Recruiter:  Kelly Kingera

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