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Ticker/Squeeze Operator

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10009897 Location The Woodlands, Texas, United States Business Fox Networks Group Date posted Feb. 27, 2020

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Woodlands Network Center - Disney-DTCI is searching for 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

Requirements

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

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 Fox Networks Group:

Fox Networks Group (FNG) is a primary operating unit of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA). FNG consists of FOX Television Group, which includes FOX Broadcasting Company and 20th Century Fox Television; FOX Cable Networks, which includes FX Networks; FOX Sports Media Group, and National Geographic Partners. Together these units create, program and distribute on a worldwide basis much of America’s most popular entertainment, sports and nonfiction programming.

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 Woodlands Enterprises, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Fox Networks Group.

The Woodlands Enterprises, 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 or protected veteran status. 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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