Coordinator, Scheduling (Comedy Central) Jobs in New York, NY at Comedy Central
Title: Coordinator, Scheduling (Comedy Central)
Company: Comedy Central
Location: New York, NY
Comedy Central gives audiences access to a world of super funny, personally relatable, culturally relevant, and provocative comedy that tells the funny truths of life, every day and everywhere. From award-winning late-night, scripted and animated series to stand-up specials, short-form and sketch, Comedy Central has it all. A subsidiary of Paramount Global, Comedy Central is available to more than 300 million households in over 150 countries across the globe.
The Coordinator, Content Strategy works with the Manager, content strategy to plan and organize long- and short-range programming for Comedy Central Linear (domestic & Caribbean), Comedy Central Pluto, and Comedy Central Pluto Animation channels.
Builds & maintains detailed and accurate program schedules in the channel management system (PTS).
Enters and maintains metadata (program information, licenses, contracts) in Program Tracking System (PTS) scheduling software
Schedules correct programs, episodes and versions in PTS grids
Reviews weekly listings and communicates with external partners to ensure accuracy
Updates and maintain long-term program planning and movie planning documents
Tracks the usage of licensed content
Generates scheduling ideas, including stunts, themes and maximization of library content
Tracks competitive information on a variety of platforms; identifies possible competitive risks and creates reports as directed
Assists MTVE Programming teams with special projects as needed
Regularly attends and contributes to meetings related to programming
1-2 years of working knowledge of television programming (internships acceptable)
Working knowledge of television programming and scheduling
Excellent Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills
Passion for television, with strong interest in and knowledge of television programming and scheduling
Prior experience using scheduling software (PTS) highly preferred
Must be able to work outside of a traditional work schedule if business needs dictate
Reliable and attention to detail is a must
Resourceful and able to work effectively with little supervision
Excellent organizational skills and high level of accuracy
Keen sense of detail
Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Able to handle multiple projects effectively and able to work to strict deadlines
Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
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