Asset Manager

Santa Monica, CA | Freelance | Job ID #49238 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, a premium streaming content provider, is seeking a freelance Associate Asset Manager to join their team.

You will report to the Digital Asset Manager and work on the Creative Production team.


  • Assist in the administration of the internal Digital Asset Management system where photo, art and video files are kept for both Originals as well as licensed content.
  • Receive digital assets directly from content partners and manage those files by adhering to and maintaining digital naming conventions, file management, metadata application, and quality control.
  • Establish and maintain productive on-going relationships with Content partners to ensure timely delivery of on-channel art, marketing assets and other vital deliverables for TV streaming service.
  • Support the internal management of Originals and Brand photography.
  • Ensure all digital assets and deliverables are organized and available to internal stakeholders before show launches.
  • Update company press website.
  • Collaborate closely with Creative, Content Marketing, Production, Legal, Brand Marketing and various departments as required.
  • License stock images/footage/fonts for Creative campaigns.



  • 2-3 years of experience in DAM and Photo Editing field preferred.
  • Those are who savvy with a keen eye for photography, experienced in video file management, be extremely detail-oriented, possess a wide understanding of digital technology and the latest trends in Digital Asset Management will be most successful in this role.
  • Brand and Entertainment experience preferred.
  • Active team player with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Able to handle a high volume of complex projects and tasks for multiple people and departments, maintain composure and existing image standards, and manage competing priorities.
  • Must possess solid organization, meeting management, effective time management, and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Suite including Photoshop and Bridge.
  • Strong knowledge of Digital File specs and sizes, formats.
  • Experience working with Digital Asset Management systems and knowledge of current tech advances in the field as internal requirements scale and change.
  • Familiarity with unit photography or other large media photoshoot processes is a plus.
  • Skilled in increasing asset ingest and metadata workflow efficiencies to cover large-volume, fast-paced production demands is a plus.

Does this sound like you? Apply today!




  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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