Full Time Job

Coordinator, Corporate Communications


Burbank, CA 05-10-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Coordinator, Corporate Communications (Disney Branded Television)

Disney Branded Television is the unit of Disney Entertainment Television that creates premium original content for some of The Walt Disney Company's most cherished audiences: kids and families. From Disney+ to Disney Junior to Disney Channel, Disney Branded Television creates iconic stories and characters that encapsulate signature Disney qualities of magic, wonder, adventure, and heart, forging deep emotional connections that stay with audiences around the world for their entire lives.

We are looking for a Coordinator, Corporate Communications to help support executive and corporate communications for Disney Branded Television, and provide direct support to the director, Corporate Communications.

• Oversee, compile and distribute press clips report daily for Disney Branded Television, working closely with the team's publicity team
• Help write and design executive communications, reports, and presentations
• Help draft and oversee distribution of the President's employee communications
• Maintain and update internal communications employee distribution lists and corporate communications media lists
• Research, update and maintain internal team planning calendars, speaking engagement trackers, and trade and business editorial, awards, and events calendars
• Help prepare and submit corporate and executive awards entries
• Help write and update executive bios and personnel announcements
• Conduct comprehensive research and vetting of industry conference and speaking opportunities
• Serve as a member of the employee communications task force, working closely with various departments to help develop, plan, and execute employee events, including town halls, etc.
• Help team coordinate and prep executives for appearances at industry and press events as requested
• Work closely with internal groups to manage logistics for sponsorships, including ad and table buys
• Work closely with corporate communications, DEI, publicity and marketing teams across Disney Branded Television, Disney General Entertainment, and The Walt Disney Company on joint initiatives
• Assist director with calendar and expense reporting
• Support on any additional projects and tasks

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 1 year of communications-related experience in a studio, network, agency, brand or similar organization
• Excellent writing and editing skills a must
• A self-starter and resourceful problem solver for whom no job is too big or too small
• Highly organized and easily manages multiple tasks simultaneously under deadline/pressure
• High level of attention to detail and accuracy
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to effectively and professionally interface with all levels of management and business partners, including executives, teammates, talent, press and external contacts
• Proficient in internet-based research
• Ability to maintain discretion with confidential and sensitive information
• Demonstrates curiosity, business acumen, a strong interest in corporate communications and a desire to understand the 'big picture'

Preferred Qualifications:
• Working knowledge of systems/tools including PowerPoint, Zoom, Slack, Concur, and Microsoft Office programs. Experience with Keynote, SAP, and file sharing systems (Box, Google Drive, SharePoint, etc.) a plus
• Previous experience in executive and/or internal communications a plus

Preferred Education:
• Undergraduate degree

The hiring range for this position in Burbank, CA is $63,400 to $85,000 per year based on a 40 hour work week. The amount of hours scheduled per week may vary based on business needs. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate's geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.

About Disney Entertainment Television:

Disney Entertainment Television is a collection of renowned content brands at The Walt Disney Company creating original entertainment and news programming for the company's streaming platforms Disney+, Hulu and Star, and its broadcast and cable networks. Its extensive portfolio is comprised of ABC Entertainment, ABC News, ABC Owned Television Stations, Disney Branded Television, Freeform, FX, Hulu Originals, National Geographic Content and Onyx Collective, in addition to Disney Television Studios, which include 20th Television, 20th Television Animation, ABC Signature and Walt Disney Television Alternative. Responsible for over 4,500 hours of programming a year across more than 300 programs of all genres, Disney Entertainment Television's creative brands are at the forefront of groundbreaking storytelling, captivating audiences and generating critical acclaim. In 2023, Disney Entertainment Television's programming excellence earned 163 Emmy® nominations across daytime, primetime, news & documentary, and children's & family categories.

This position is with Riverside Television Services, LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Entertainment Television.

Riverside Television Services, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. 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.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rj0bxe-3-215-186-30-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $63,400 to $85,000 Per Year ($ USD)