Manager - Business Operations & Insights

  • Disney
  • 21 Warren St, New York, NY 10007
  • Full-Time
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Job Description

You will join an innovative and growing team. The newsroom is a fast-paced environment, so be ready to live in a world where each day is different.

Job Type

Full Time

Segment

Media Networks

Additional Information

ABC News is an ambitious, mission-oriented team of journalists, technologists, and business specialists growing the marquee news brand within The Walt Disney Company. Reaching hundreds of millions of online news consumers each month, the digital group is rapidly growing its reach and deepening engagement across three major brands - ABC News, FiveThirtyEight, and Good Morning America.

Category

Production and Programming

Basic Qualifications

* Experience working in digital media, consulting, or consumer technology
* Demonstrated ability to inspire and influence executive stakeholders, and drive positive cultural and operational change across a large organization
* Experience leading large, distributed programs, with a proven ability to pay attention to detail while tracking multiple, simultaneous projects under deadline
* Developed problem-solving and project management skills
* Executive-level presentation and communication skills
* Deep passion for creative forms of storytelling and the future of news media
* A collaborative working style with a focus on action and results
* An obsession with efficiency and improving workflows

Business

Disney ABC Television Group

Required Education

* You have a BA or BS from a four-year accredited college or university.

Postal Code

10023

Preferred Education

* MBA

Responsibilities

On any one day you might:

* Develop a new on-boarding process that helps new hires understand and adjust to the social and performance aspects of their jobs
* Research and recommend better communication and information sharing tools and processes across the digital group
* Ensure all backend databases, including SAP, are updated
* Work closely with editorial and business managers to identify efficiencies in team structure and cost management
* Devise a streamlined process for approving and accounting for freelance reporters and producers
* Support content launches on new platforms by establishing new workflows across editorial, product, and broadcast operations

Job Description

You will join an innovative and growing team. The newsroom is a fast-paced environment, so be ready to live in a world where each day is different.

Additional Information

ABC News is an ambitious, mission-oriented team of journalists, technologists, and business specialists growing the marquee news brand within The Walt Disney Company. Reaching hundreds of millions of online news consumers each month, the digital group is rapidly growing its reach and deepening engagement across three major brands - ABC News, FiveThirtyEight, and Good Morning America.

Basic Qualifications

* Experience working in digital media, consulting, or consumer technology
* Demonstrated ability to inspire and influence executive stakeholders, and drive positive cultural and operational change across a large organization
* Experience leading large, distributed programs, with a proven ability to pay attention to detail while tracking multiple, simultaneous projects under deadline
* Developed problem-solving and project management skills
* Executive-level presentation and communication skills
* Deep passion for creative forms of storytelling and the future of news media
* A collaborative working style with a focus on action and results
* An obsession with efficiency and improving workflows

Required Education

* You have a BA or BS from a four-year accredited college or university.

Preferred Education

* MBA

Responsibilities

On any one day you might:

* Develop a new on-boarding process that helps new hires understand and adjust to the social and performance aspects of their jobs
* Research and recommend better communication and information sharing tools and processes across the digital group
* Ensure all backend databases, including SAP, are updated
* Work closely with editorial and business managers to identify efficiencies in team structure and cost management
* Devise a streamlined process for approving and accounting for freelance reporters and producers
* Support content launches on new platforms by establishing new workflows across editorial, product, and broadcast operations



* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.