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Walt Disney Television Talent Specialist, Talent Strategy & Development ABC News in New York, New York

ABC News is hiring a Talent Specialist for the Talent Strategy & Development team.

Responsibilities :

  • Provide overall administrative support to two Vice Presidents including but not limited to maintaining busy calendar and collaborating across internal and external partners.

  • Partner and update a newly created Talent Database to links to reels, headshots, notes on all candidates for ABC News and OTV talent on and off air.

  • Maintain the anchor calendar paying close attention to detail on vacations, scheduling and any other concerns.

  • Coordinate hair, makeup and wardrobe scheduling for on air talent

Basic Qualifications :

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience providing support to a senior executive

  • Skilled in PowerPoint and/or Keynote, Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including demonstrated telephone etiquette skills with all levels of employees, clients and executives

  • Demonstrated ability to manage challenging calendar and travel arrangements

  • Ability to assume responsibility, function effectively in team environment or independently, with minimal supervision

  • Detail oriented and organized

  • Demonstrated proactive problem solving skills

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule with advanced notice, to accommodate overtime as needed

  • Ability to function in an environment with competing and changing priorities

  • Flexibility and willingness to learn new skills

  • Maintain call logs, contacts, and records of meeting

  • Research and additional projects as needed

Required Education :

High School diploma or equivalent work experience

Preferred Education :

Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience

Job ID: 685562BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

ABC Cable Networks Group 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.