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Assistant Manager – Programming, NGC

Apply Now Apply Later Current TFCF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10014068 Location India Business National Geographic Date posted May. 13, 2022

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

National Geographic

National Geographic Partners LLC (NGP), a joint venture between Disney and the National Geographic Society, is committed to bringing the world premium science, adventure and exploration content across an unrivaled portfolio of media assets. NGP combines the global National Geographic television channels (National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo WILD, Nat Geo MUNDO, Nat Geo PEOPLE) with National Geographic’s media and consumer-oriented assets, including National Geographic magazines; National Geographic studios; related digital and social media platforms; books; maps; children’s media; and ancillary activities that include travel, global experiences and events, archival sales, licensing and e-commerce businesses. Furthering knowledge and understanding of our world has been the core purpose of National Geographic for 131 years, and now we are committed to going deeper, pushing boundaries, going further for our consumers … and reaching millions of people around the world in 172 countries and 43 languages every month as we do it. NGP returns 27 percent of our proceeds to the nonprofit National Geographic Society to fund work in the areas of science, exploration, conservation and education.

JOB DESCRIPTION

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Operate and control the multiple systems in place to keep to the premieres and priorities plan in line with the annual/quarterly programming strategy.
  • Communicate the programming timelines and plans across multiple stakeholder teams, internationally as well as in India.
  • Assist the financial and commercial teams with regular reports of content usage and telecast/premiere completion.
  • Track the budget allocated: monthly tracking and reporting.
  • Collaborate with commercial and legal teams on content rights and exclusions.
  • Enter assets and create media into the broadcast management system (On-Air)
  • Manage work orders to Disney commercial teams for dubbing/versioning
  • Manage delivery on-boarding process for NGC to Disney+.
  • Collate and distribute show and episodic synopses to extended teams.
  • Oversee the final scheduling into the On-Air software is as per plan and timeline

QUALIFICATION

  • Graduate degree.
  • 4-6 yrs work experience. Media/television, planning/analytics preferable.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong communication skills in English, oral and written
  • aptitude for numbers/stats
  • comfortable with Excel and PPT
  • Interest in world events, awareness of India current affairs, awareness of viewership trends in India and US

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Self-driven, Conscientious, pro-active communication
  • target-oriented, time focus, detail oriented
  • Analytical and systems approach to tasks

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.



About National Geographic:

National Geographic Partners LLC (NGP), a joint venture between Disney and the National Geographic Society, is committed to bringing the world premium science, adventure and exploration content across an unrivaled portfolio of media assets. NGP combines the global National Geographic television channels (National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo WILD, Nat Geo MUNDO, Nat Geo PEOPLE) with National Geographic’s media and consumer-oriented assets, including National Geographic magazines; National Geographic studios; related digital and social media platforms; books; maps; children’s media; and ancillary activities that include travel, global experiences and events, archival sales, licensing and e-commerce businesses. Furthering knowledge and understanding of our world has been the core purpose of National Geographic for 131 years, and now we are committed to going deeper, pushing boundaries, going further for our consumers … and reaching millions of people around the world in 172 countries and 43 languages every month as we do it. NGP returns 27 percent of our proceeds to the nonprofit National Geographic Society to fund work in the areas of science, exploration, conservation and education.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with NGC Network India Pvt. Ltd, which is part of a business we call National Geographic.

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