Juan Alejandro Chavez

Jualetv@gmail.com | Chicago, IL | Jualetv.com

EDUCATION

BA, Cinema Arts & Science

Columbia College Chicago

EXPERIENCE

Producer

Lapiz/Leo Burnett USA September 2015-Present

  • Specialized/assisted in international production and delivered top quality award winning

    work in TV, print, OOH, digital, CRM and all social media (Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Instagram etc.) for global brands such as, Allstate, Purina, Kraft, Mexico Board of Tourism, Advanced Auto Parts, Marshall’s, Kellogg's, Mazola, and Nintendo, for both, General and Hispanic markets.

  • Collaborated with the Account Team and Creative teams on several client projects

  • Projects include live events, radio, motion, illustrations, animatics, adaptations, print,

    animation, digital banners, online sweepstakes, cast study videos, finishing, and prototypes

  • Managed assigned projects, involved with client projects from start to finish, ensuring

    successful project completion against tight deadlines

  • Provided and maintained projects status - liaising with development teams, designers and

    commercial staff to provide accurate updates of project statuses

  • Ensured project quality - testing and review of output, reviewing outputted deliverables

    against scope

  • Identified new suppliers, negotiated international non-union talent contracts, and very

    knowledgable with SAG union terms.

  • Initiated and leads all appropriate project meetings

  • Developed workable budgets, work plans and realistic timelines

Production Intern/Associate Producer

Leo Burnett Chicago

May 2015-September 2016

  • Developed workable budgets, work plans and realistic timelines

  • Collaborated with the Account Team and Creative teams on several client projects such as,

    but not limited to: animatics, digital banners, illustrations, and re-edits

  • Identified new suppliers, negotiated international non-union talent contracts, and very

    knowledgable with SAG union terms.

  • Initiated and leads all appropriate project meetings

  • Developed workable budgets, work plans and realistic timelines

    Video Production Intern

    Univision Arkansas/Pinnacle Media Summer 2014

  • Shot and edited news/commercial segments both in-house and off-site

  • Helped in the instruction of lighting and equipment usage to all on-air reporters

  • Translated press releases from English to Spanish

  • Assisted with World Cup coverage and shot the Mexico vs Ecuador game in Texas

  • Assisted in managing Youtube and facebook video content

  • Assisted in additional tasks as assigned by the production team

Alumni Relations Administrator

Columbia College Chicago 2012-2014

  • Provide services such as: processing of Alumni Cards and ensuring alumni data integrity

    (checking and supplying updated information for Raiser’s Edge)

  • Process accounting documents (eg: voucher requests, T&E forms)

  • Event support, including: Collecting/moving materials for events, day-of setup,

    breakdown, staffing and regristration table

  • Support for post event mailings and correspondence; phone calls to promote events

  • Alumni Online Community support such as: login assistance, processing requests for

    alumni email accounts, and basic online content management (Twitter, Facebook,

    Instagram updates)

  • Contributing photographer for DEMO magazine

  • Increased social media (F acebook, T witter , Instragam) followers by 50% since 2012

  • Administrative duties include: responding to general alumni inquiries, greet in-office

    visitors

    Production/Marketing Assistant

    The International Latino Culture Center – Chicago, IL 2011-2012

  • Assisted with data entry, market research, assembled marketing packages for possible

    sponsors, reviewed and pre-screened films for the 28th Annual Chicago Latino Film

    Festival

  • Event support, including: Collecting/moving materials for events, day-of setup,

    breakdown, staffing and regristration table

  • Assisted with social media management via Facebook/Twitter

  • Receptionist duties including: responding to general inquiries, greet in-office visitors,

    and provided services including: filing, scanning, and event support for the 28th Annual Chicago Latino Film Festival

    SKILLS

  • Fluent in Spanish and English

  • Microsoft Office Profient – Word, Excel, Powerpoint

  • Project Management tools- Asana, Trello, and Glassfrog

  • Social Media Marketing

  • Final Cut X, AVID, Photoshop CS6, and Adobe Premiere Profiecency

  • RE (Raiser’ s edge)