The Walt Disney Company Senior Resource Coordinator in Los Angeles, California

Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.

The Senior Resource Coordinator will support operational projects relating to various Programming and Production initiatives; using strong organizational, technical, analytical and troubleshooting skills. Along with planning support for the operational teams (Content Edit, Network Control, Production Control Room and Studio), this position collaborates with partners from Remote Operations Traffic and Transmission.

Production Operations is a division of Programming and Production and consists of several groups: Network Control, PCR, Studio, Content Edit, Business Resources, and Operations Specialists. Production Operations staffs the operational positions (camera, editing, master control, technical directing, etc.) that support domestic and international studio and event programming and network operations.

Responsibilities :

  • Responsible for various coordination functions, including, but not limited to: facilities planning and assignments, communication strategies with internal and external partners/clients, planning and booking of feeds and/or facilities, reports on specific projects or other roles as necessary.

  • Coordination contact for Production, Operations, Network Traffic, Transmission and related departments for events airing on Domestic or International Networks including day of air. Duties will include interpreting complex event traffic information; follow up analysis and problem solving.

  • Will participate in special event coverage or projects as necessary and provide backup for the other Resource Coordinators on the team.

  • Apply creative analysis of resources to satisfy the clients as directed by Operations Management.

  • Maintain analysis reports for the Operations group to be utilized in corporate settings for planning specific budgets and other related business.

  • Organizational, efficiency and planning skills are required. Participation in training programs, (physical, classroom, virtual, etc.) for self-career development and/or regarding any relevant equipment and workflow changes within the operation.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum of 4 years Operations and/or resource planning experience at the large market or network level.

  • Must be able to work weekends, nights and holidays.

  • Flexibility to alter shifts/days off to accommodate projects and departmental objectives is expected.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Has in-depth knowledge of network operations including facilities, production requirements and workflow.

  • Candidates must have good computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) and solid communication skills.

Required Education :

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Preferred Education :

  • Bachelor's Degree

Company Overview :

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Additional Information :

ESPN is an equal opportunity employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.

Job ID: 475625BR

Location: Los Angeles,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks