Gracenote is the top provider of entertainment information, creating industry-leading databases of TV, movie, and music metadata for entertainment guides, applications and in car entertainment.
Gracenote’s Sydney office are the leading supplier of Australian TV and Movie entertainment data. We supply data to leading entertainment platforms and devices such as Foxtel, Telstra, Freeview, Fetch TV, Sky New Zealand and many more.
We are presently looking for an Editorial Editor
ROLE: The Editorial Editor will be expected to research, gather and process Australia and New Zealand produced TV series and Movies from studios, distributors, web sites and related sources in a timely and accurate manner for entry into an internal database. Communication with broadcasters and content providers will be expected in order to secure all necessary editorial requirements. The successful candidate will work in a relaxed office environment and independently manage the given workload and projects.
In this Role you Will:
●Create, curate and enhance metadata: both for currently airing TV programs, as well as maintaining a permanent library of TV program data.
●Proactively research information for TV and Movies assets with a focus on Australian and New Zealand local content.
●Initiate, track and maintain communication with broadcasters, and relevant content providers to achieve results.
●Run quality checks over television data to ensure all output conforms to strict broadcast quality standards, editorial policies and client service level agreements.
For this Role we are Looking for Individuals that Are:
●Passionate about TV and movies and the latest programs.
●Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in Communications or Journalism
●Excellent command over the English language (Australian/UK spelling) and experience working to an editorial style guide
●Experience using content management systems
●Ability to work independently with excellent project and time management skills
●Strong communication skills, ability to adjust to rapidly shifting deadlines while remaining detail-orientated.
Our passion for music, TV, movies, and sports is at the heart of everything we do. But what really makes us tick is our people. From Emeryville to Sydney and Queensbury to Amsterdam, we are building the team that’s going to disrupt the digital universe. This starts by creating a workplace where all things entertainment are celebrated and innovation can come from anyone. If you are interested in being mission critical and on the leading edge of global entertainment technology then please contact us today!