Manager, Program Scheduling - Comedy Central

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Mar 29, 2013
Closes
Apr 28, 2013
Contact
Talent Acquisition
Category
Other
Duration
Full Time
•Assist in executing monthly, weekly, daily program strategy for Comedy Central Network
•Manage staff of 2-3 coordinators including delegating & overseeing day-to-day prioritization of tasks
•Recommend strategies related to linear scheduling needs
•Drive idea generation for stunt planning process
•Update programming documents and grids regularly
•Maintain knowledge of program inventory, including original and acquired series, specials, movies
•Screen acquired programming to be familiar with content, formatting, S&P issues
•Participate in stewardship of sales inventory levels
•As necessary, act as programming liaison to internal departments including production, marketing, media relations, consumer products, etc. communicating strategic updates and ensuring on-air accuracy
•Assist in competitive network analysis
•Facilitate/participate in various meetings as required
•Lead special projects as necessary
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

•Bachelor's Degree with 5 - 6 years of experience in network scheduling
•Familiarity with network scheduling systems PTS, SIMS or similar
•Proficient in all office suite products including Word, Keynote, PowerPoint, Excel
•Strong working knowledge of television business

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:


•Ability to work well with other and lead teams
•Understanding of promo priority process
•Strong user of multi-platform media technologies
•General familiarity with Comedy Central programming
•Awareness of the competitive landscape and pop culture


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