Video Coordinator

Burbank, California | Freelance | Job ID #56248 |
Posted Last Week

Our client, a major broadcasting company, is looking for a Video Coordinator to join their team for a long term assignment. You'll be responsible for the following:

• Daily maintenance and operations of YouTube channels including: writing metadata descriptions, updating links, and input related meta-tags into the database

• Assisting in some channel management (swapping end cards, assistant editing experience, knowledge of file types

• Write concise, audience & SEO-friendly clip titles and descriptions

• Create, manage and optimize playlists to promote our channels and priorities

• Provide feedback on CMS tools, test new features, and report bugs

• Assist Manager Platform Strategy in updating, maintaining, and distributing channel release calendar.

• Work with the Video Scheduler and Manager, Platform Strategy achieve curation and publishing goals

• Track, compile and manage database of metadata for key priorities

• Brainstorm, create, and update channel banners, other visual assets needed for channel and/or marketing of channel.

• Quality-check thumbnail images and video on various platforms; identifying and updating thumbnails for optimization

• Track, upload, and manage YouTube Live streaming video assets across clients brands.


• Strong knowledge an interest in online trends and popular culture, especially fandoms, apps, video content trends

• Strong communication and writing skills

• Knowledge of video and image editing

• Experience managing a YouTube platform or background in brand community management

• Experience optimizing video content

• Experience creating and using spreadsheets

• Proficient with Mac and PC computers

Basic Qualifications:

• Strong knowledge of kids television landscape, Gen Z culture, music, and trends

• Experience with Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel

• Experience with SEO and/or copywriting

• Self-motivated and proactive

• Adept at managing changing priorities

• Responsible, professional and extremely detail-oriented

• Bachelor’s Degree

• 1+ year of experience in a content creation role for social media.

Additional Qualifications:

• Experience in managing a YouTube channel.

• SEO and/or writing background is a plus

• Proficient in Photoshop and Premiere Pro.

• Proficient understanding of file types and how to optimize content for digital platforms.

• Meticulous, technical, organized, and creative.

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
Turn on email alerts for this search

About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.