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

Additional Qualifications

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.

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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