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Programming Executive – National Geographic (1 year contract)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 764593BR Location Singapore Singapore Business Media Networks Date posted Oct. 19, 2020

Job Summary:

We are looking for a driven individual who has a passion for TV and is keen to learn about new market trends, the latest competitor offerings and the fast changing industry we work in. To be successful in this role you will appreciate the details and importance of data, planning and scheduling in audience engagement and our channel and business strategy. Applicants with less experience will be considered as Programming Assistant.


Your contribution to the team:
  • Inputting data into OnAir (internal scheduling system)
  • Creating Monthly Highlights / Premiere List / TV Listings for relevant stakeholders
  • Data entry in program scheduling software (IBMS)
  • Enter traditional and simplified Chinese information into the scheduling system for all three National Geographic channels (National Geographic, Nat Geo Wild and Nat Geo People)
  • Basic data entry into video on demand scheduling system
  • Create/Update Key Priorities Deck to local marketing offices
  • Update official website and maintain social media platforms
  • Check Status and Manage inventory for Fox+.
  • Direct Operations for Fox+ on MPX (Image Upload / Input Ratings / Availability Period) and Report Bugs / Re-publish.
  • Manage social media platforms.
  • Ad Hoc Admin duties.

Basic Qualifications:

Your profile
  • Hold a relevant Bachelor’s Degree
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications.
  • Knowledge of scheduling systems (desired skill)
  • Close attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced work environment
  • A good team player with professional drive
  • Understanding of social media platforms
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Thrives under pressure and enjoys working in a high-intensity environment and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Fluent in written, speaking and reading in English and Chinese. (Traditional and Simplified)
  • Strong communicator and team player


Additional Information:

About Media Networks:

The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, publishing, domestic television stations, digital businesses and radio networks and stations.

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 The Walt Disney Company (Southeast Asia) Pte. Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Media Networks.

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