The Walt Disney Company Manager - News Gathering Operations, ABC News in New York, New York
The Manager will be responsible for the day to day operation of a shared Operations space, with the immediate goal of identifying best practices and workflow for the space with the long term goal of creating a blueprint for the future of an efficient and effective use of the resources available for the entire News Division. In this role, the Manager will collaborate with all operations teams at ABC News as well as production teams across all platforms acting as a liaison between those operations and editorial teams drawing upon resources from ENG, Logistics, IT and Health & Safety.
The Manager will also assist with the day to day operations of the Logistics Desk supporting all platforms at ABC News in collaboration with the News Assignment Desk.
Collaborate with the News Assignment Desk and other operational, support and editorial teams during planned and breaking news coverage including management of NABET ENG crew assignments.
Oversee on premises shared Operations Space with the goal of maintaining excellent inventory controls in collaboration with ENG/Secaucus Management, Logistics, IT and Health & Safety teams.
Facilitating equipment requests in an efficient and expeditious manner by maintaining inventory for immediate deployment.
Day to day operations of the Logistics Desk supporting all platforms at ABC News, thriving in a fast paced, deadline driven environment with the ability to multitask and prioritize.
Working knowledge of the ABC News Drone Program
Manage and support mobile devices and services for the News Division
Must possess strong leadership and organizational skills with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Must be able to prioritize, multi-task and be decisive in a deadline driven environment
Knowledge of broadcast and small format camera equipment as well as other field ENG news gathering equipment
Deliverable-focused with a strong work ethic and the ability to resolve an array of issues simultaneously
Be an integral part of the decision making team
As a 24/7 department, the Manager may be required to work nontraditional shifts based on news events
Ability to travel to large remote projects as needed
Familiarity with the NABET contract
Working knowledge of MediaPulse, Kronos, SAP and Concur
Prior media/television/broadcast industry experience
Prior supervisory experience a plus
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
Job ID: 776877BR
Location: New York,New York
Job Posting Company: General Entertainment Content
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