The Walt Disney Company Sr. Secretary (Live Action Production/Development) in Burbank, California

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We have an exciting opportunity in Walt Disney Motion Picture Production – Creative Development for a Senior Secretary role.

The Sr. Secretary (Live Action Production/Development)position is an administrative support role covering phones, scheduling, expenses and other admin duties for 2 Directors in Production (Live Action).

This position falls under the collective bargaining agreement of OPEIU (Local 174).

Responsibilities :

  • Roll calls & answer phones

  • Schedule internal & external meetings (with writers, for projects in development/production, etc)

  • Maintaining calendar

  • Preparing and submitting expense reports

  • Liaising with other Disney executives, producers, writers, and other assistants internally and externally

  • Representing the department in a professional manner

  • Supporting departmental projects as needed

  • Maintaining organizational documents and monitoring status of deliverables

  • Assisting in the preparation of meetings

  • Maintaining files

  • Processing vendor invoices

  • Coordinating domestic and international travel

  • Answering and screening incoming calls

  • Maintaining call sheet

Basic Qualifications :

  • Demonstrated organizational skills

  • Superior attention to detail

  • Ability to successfully coordinate multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Strong computer literacy and proficiency with SAP. Working knowledge of Adobe, Illustrator, Keynote preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, make decisions and change course of action quickly.

  • Detail oriented with the ability to work well and maintain professionalism under pressure.

  • Exceptional organizational and follow-through skills.

  • Effective communicator, both verbally and written.

  • Ability to work with confidential information.

  • Positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible.

  • Strong people skills, including the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

  • Ability to take initiative and work with limited direction.

  • Minimum of 1 year experience at a Studio, Production Company, Literary Agency or Talent Agency

Required Education :

High School Diploma

Company Overview :

This position is with Walt Disney Pictures, an equal opportunity employer

Additional Information :

Keyword: #DisneyCreativeSupport

Job ID: 476751BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment