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Supervisor - TV Commercial Operations

Discovery Communications
Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Job Code
    115682733
Discovery Communications


Supervisor - TV Commercial Operations

US-TN-Knoxville

Job ID: 25100
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Advertising Sales
Discovery

Overview

Provide administrative and process support in the daily execution of TV Commercial Operations functions. Supervise daily workflow of log production, copy editing, programming, VOD, commercial clearance, PSA approvals or billboard production functions within the TV Commercial Operations department with emphasis on streamlined workflow and quality assurance. Cross-training and experience on all applicable traffic functionalities is required along with a complete understanding of all policies and procedures.



Responsibilities

1. Supervise workflow and production of daily broadcast log, including manipulation of paid units for maximum revenue potential
2. Work with manager to define and develop efficient work processes and procedures in a manner that ensures maximum revenue retention and high-quality output; explain and enforce established policies with emphasis on consistency and adherence to processes
3. Provide back-up for desks as needed and have proven abilities in log editing, copy management, program scheduling or commercial clearance, PSA processing and production; provide leadership and serve as resource for staff
4. Interact daily with ad sales, promotion, and outside agency personnel to resolve contract issues, provide information needed in the workflow process; expedite materials (instructions, tapes, billboards, promotional fill material) and serve as front line contact for problem resolution



Qualifications

* Minimum 3-year experience in Cable Commercial Operations, cross-training on log/copy/programming with proven ability to back-up all desks efficiently and without error
* High initiative level and demonstrated leadership skills. Willingness to continue cross-training and ability to manage high work volume and meet all established deadlines; demonstrated flexibility and focus in high stress environment with emphasis on being both a leader and a team player
* Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
* Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures with strong attention to detail and ability to multitask in a deadline driven environment
* Strong organization skills
* Ability to work within time constraints and exhibit flexibility in work hours based on business needs and seasonal demands
* Must exhibit excellent problem-solving abilities
* Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to compile, code, categorize, audit or verify information or data
* Ability to enter, store or maintain information in written or electronic form

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

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Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI115682733

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Supervisor - TV Commercial Operations</b><br/><br/>US-TN-Knoxville<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 25100<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Advertising Sales<br/>Discovery<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Provide administrative and process support in the daily execution of TV Commercial Operations functions. Supervise daily workflow of log production, copy editing, programming, VOD, commercial clearance, PSA approvals or billboard production functions within the TV Commercial Operations department with emphasis on streamlined workflow and quality assurance. Cross-training and experience on all applicable traffic functionalities is required along with a complete understanding of all policies and procedures.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Supervise workflow and production of daily broadcast log, including manipulation of paid units for maximum revenue potential <br />2. Work with manager to define and develop efficient work processes and procedures in a manner that ensures maximum revenue retention and high-quality output; explain and enforce established policies with emphasis on consistency and adherence to processes<br />3. Provide back-up for desks as needed and have proven abilities in log editing, copy management, program scheduling or commercial clearance, PSA processing and production; provide leadership and serve as resource for staff<br />4. Interact daily with ad sales, promotion, and outside agency personnel to resolve contract issues, provide information needed in the workflow process; expedite materials (instructions, tapes, billboards, promotional fill material) and serve as front line contact for problem resolution</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Minimum 3-year experience in Cable Commercial Operations, cross-training on log/copy/programming with proven ability to back-up all desks efficiently and without error<br />* High initiative level and demonstrated leadership skills. Willingness to continue cross-training and ability to manage high work volume and meet all established deadlines; demonstrated flexibility and focus in high stress environment with emphasis on being both a leader and a team player <br />* Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience<br />* Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures with strong attention to detail and ability to multitask in a deadline driven environment<br />* Strong organization skills<br />* Ability to work within time constraints and exhibit flexibility in work hours based on business needs and seasonal demands<br />* Must exhibit excellent problem-solving abilities<br />* Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office applications<br />* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills <br />* Ability to compile, code, categorize, audit or verify information or data<br />* Ability to enter, store or maintain information in written or electronic form</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/7eR14LCYD6K6HZ1NFlegG"> <p>PI115682733</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-21 Expires: 2019-12-22

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