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Ticker/Squeeze Oper (PH)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 765846BR Location Houston, Texas, United States; The Woodlands, Texas, United States Business Direct-to-Consumer and International Date posted Nov. 20, 2020

Job Summary:

The Walt Disney Company, Direct-to-Consumer & International (DTCI) segment is seeking a Ticker/Squeeze Operator to join their team in The Woodlands, TX. The position is responsible for operating and updating the ticker program for networks administered by FNC-Woodlands. Duties include researching news information and game highlights for network tickers; coordinating with Master Control in the execution of tickers; administering other on-air graphics.

Responsibilities:

  • Updating ticker program with news and game notes
  • Loading network identifier graphics
  • Creating informational and emergency crawls
  • Work closely with other operators in an open environment
  • Collaborate with Master Control department to coordinate ticker and graphic insertion

Basic Qualifications:

  • Strong general knowledge of sports with a special emphasis on professional and college football, baseball, basketball, and hockey
  • Previous work experience in a business professional environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational and project management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments and work in a busy, often fast-paced environment
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Arts, Mass Communications, Radio, Television or equivalent work experience is highly preferred


About Direct-to-Consumer and International:

Comprised of Disney’s international media businesses and the Company’s various streaming services, the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment aligns technology, content and distribution platforms to expand the Company’s global footprint and deliver world-class, personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world. This segment is responsible for The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer businesses globally, including the ESPN+ sports streaming service, programmed in partnership with ESPN; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic; and the Company’s ownership stake in Hulu. As part of the Direct-to-Consumer and International segment, Disney Streaming Services, developer of the ESPN+ and Disney +, oversees all consumer-facing digital technology and products across the Company.

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 Disney Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Direct-to-Consumer and International.

Disney Streaming Technology LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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