Creating storyboards and shot lists
Writing scripts, outlines, host copy, and other creative production documents
Creating positive relationships with talent, agents, and other representatives
Setting the production and post schedule
Hiring below the line crew and vendors
Supervising and motivating key department heads
Location scouting, pre-interviews, and booking
Negotiating with vendors and trade-outs
Lighting scenes, when necessary
Running sound via lavs, when necessary
Managing legal issues, as well as clearing music, footage, artwork, people, locations
Overseeing the creative and logistics of a project
Leading with decisive, forward-thinking, positivity
Collaborating with and addressing network/company needs
Maintaining and modifying the format, as needed
Directing scripted comedy and stylized documentary scenes
Directing re-creations and re-enactments
Multi-camera directing (up to 6 cameras)
Editor and advance string-outs on ADOBE PREMIERE, FINAL CUT 7, and AVID MEDIA COMPOSER.
Writing voiceover for talent
Overseeing multiple editors on multiple episodes, characters, and storylines.
Hiring GFX/VFX artists, sound designers, online color correctors, and composers.
Stylizing show open titles, bumpers, animations, music cues, general visual and audio show elements.
Providing constructive and motivating notes to editors, composers, animators, colorists, and sound designers.
Collaborating with Post Supervisors and other post staff.
Addressing network or client notes.
Delivering deliverables on time.