CMA Job Board

The Children's Media Association Job Board connects members to jobs across our industry. Mark this page as your go-to source of the latest openings in children's television, film, publishing, licensing, digital, interactive and more. Happy hunting.

Cognitive Designer - InteractAble

New York, NY - 4.9.14
InteractAble is looking for someone to help us build out our current library of content for our social skills learning game. We have developed a unique platform to teach social skills and, after a successful round of testing of our prototype, are looking for an additional team member. This team member would assist in using our systematic methodology to create new situation-based content both in concept and in actual production using our sophisticated yet highly non-tech-user-friendly administrative interface.  
 
The role requires someone who is by nature a systematic thinker and problem solver. The role also requires a deep understanding of social interactions and of interactive game play. 
Req: Graduate or PhD studies related to Cognitive Science, Learning Technologies or Special
 
Education preferred. Experience in either social education or psychology and interactive content creation preferred. 
 
Apply: Send resume to Allison Rapaport allison@interactable.org.

 

Intern(s), Children's Educational Media - WNET

New York, NY - 3.28.14
The intern(s) will perform a variety of web and television production related administrative duties including conducting research for new
shows in development, reviewing animation designs, transcribing, proofreading, assisting on field shoots, assisting with the management of social media platforms, uploading and downloading content onto websites, making copies, faxing, scanning, creating electronic files and placing and picking up dub orders. Additionally, the intern(s) will attend departmental staff meetings, gain exposure to animation reels from potential collaborators, have access to production materials including scripts, character designs, web prototypes, rough cuts, treatments, etc. On a daily basis we expect reliability, punctuality and the ability to prioritize.
 
Approximately 16-24 hours per week (10am -6pm), 2-3 days a week.
 
Req: Preferably a college junior or above. Need proof of enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program. 

Apply: http://www.wnet.org/about/internships/childrens-educational-media/

Research Analyst - Out of the Blue

New York, NY - 3.19.14
Out of the Blue Ent. is looking to hire research analysts to work on formative script research. This is a freelance position and requires flexibility in scheduling. The analyst must be available to work in our office and in the field two days per week. Job duties include: convert scripts to research protocols to bring into schools, prepare research images for testing in schools, record data during fielding sessions, participate in and record research debriefs, compile and analyze quantitative data, research write-up & recommendations.
 
Req: MA in related, research-based field such as Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology with strong children’s media research background
 
Apply: Please apply to rachel@outofthebluenyc.com

Nick Jr. Video Coordinator - Nickelodeon

New York, NY - 3.19.14
The Video Coordinator will join the Nickelodeon Digital Content & Programming team and be responsible for overseeing Nick Jr. digital video. Ideally, you grew up with and absolutely love Nickelodeon properties and you’ll come ready to engage the audience with video for shows like (Dora the Explorer, PAW Patrol, Bubble Guppies, Julius Jr., etc.) As Coordinator, you’ll work closely with the Video Manager to encode and program short and long-form video on all digital platforms. Responsibilities include: support the ongoing video publishing work by the Video Team; organize video documents and publish information;  write copy for video items, working in tandem with Video Manager; and become an expert of our current series shows.
 

Designer, Nick Jr. - Nickelodeon

New York, NY - 3.19.14
Nickelodeon is currently seeking a junior to mid-level designer for the Off-Channel Creative team to help build and maintain the brands behind Nick Jr. We are looking for candidates with versatile portfolios that demonstrate a passion for illustrative design and typography.

Req: Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design required

Community & Media Relations Assistant - Cupcake Digital

New York, NY - 3.6.14
Cupcake Digital, Inc. is looking for an entry level professional with one to two years of experience in social media and media relations to assist in community building and public relations for the company. Cupcake has very quickly built a brand and gotten attention for blending major entertainment properties with high quality technology, design and educational features. We are looking for someone who is passionate about kids, technology and education, and can help us continue our communications and sales efforts for our extensive slate of apps for children.
 
Req: Bachelor’s degree and some experience in public relations required, agency experience preferred
 
Apply: Please submit your resume, samples of your writing, and a cover letter outlining your media relations experience to jobs@cupcakedigital.com

Jr Administrative Assistant - Scholastic Media

New York, NY - 2.26.14
Scholastic Media is hiring a Junior Administrative Assistant with excellent research, writing, and organization skills, who has the ability to take direction and effectively time-manage multiple assignments. Will report to the Executive Assistant and SVP of Marketing and Consumer Products. Responsibilities include managing and organizing a continuous flow of brand-related paperwork and items; completing research assignments and executive summaries; keeping the office running smoothly with the right equipment and supplies.
 
Apply: Send cover letter & resume to Danielle Klimashousky (Coordinator, Marketing & Media Products) at DKlimashousky@Scholastic.com

 

Digital Production Assistant - Nickelodeon

New York, NY - 2.25.14
Support Sr Producer/Editorial Producer, manage daily tasks including tracking schedules, CMS content entries, and gathering assets.
 
Req: At least 1 year experience in digital content & production. 
 
Apply: Email vimndigital@gmail.com with Nick Digital Prod Asst in the subject

Jr Coordinator - Nickelodeon International Creative

New York, NY - 2.25.14
Nickelodeon is seeking a Junior Coordinator to join their International Creative team. The Junior coordinator will provide ongoing support to the department's Senior Producer, Senior Director and VP/Creative Director including, but not limited to, international asset sharing, updating of internal communication tools and asset management systems, live action and animation production management.
 
Req: Basic FinalCut Pro and Cs6.0 skills, computer knowledge word/excel/ppt/ ALIAS/ OAP
 

Manager, Digital Integrated Marketing - Nickelodeon

New York, NY - 2.25.14
The Nickelodeon Digital Integrated Marketing Manager develops market-leading custom digital marketing concepts for our advertising clients. The Manager is responsible for innovating new digital marketing experiences for our clients across desktop, social, mobile and tablet.
 
Req: Bachelor's Degree with 5-7 years of experience developing digital integrated marketing programs