Full Time Job

Manager, Program Operations

Warner Media

Singapore, Singapore 08-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

• Based on schedule and other channel parameters, manage operational workflow, including providing timely requests for compliance and localization, and ensuring that deadlines are met.
• Work with localisation team and vendors to deliver best in class dubbing, subtitling and metadata translation for all linear GE and non-linear services, meeting technical and creative specifications.
• Responsible for local vendor negotiations, raising localisation purchase orders, processing invoices and monitoring localisation budgets to meet strategic and creative goals ensuring best market rates.
• Work with global WarnerMedia teams and affiliates to fulfil localisation requirements

• Effectively plan and prioritize requests to Program Licensors and Turner International teams for all content, its associated metadata and assets, per acquisition, Monthly Program Schedules and Yearly Programming calendars.
• Negotiate and liaise with distributors regarding delivery schedules, format and quality, cost and available assets.
• Provide support to departments such as Marketing, Creative Services and Content Sales through sourcing of materials and assets and effectively tracking and communicating availability and appropriate usage of such materials.

• Create and maintain program records within the Data Management System.
• Ensure appropriate creation of media versions in the MAM and Broadcast Management Systems
• Maintain accurate inventory of materials and assets.
• Keep track of costs associated with the operations process, such as materials, compliance and localization.

• Collaboration & liaison with local and regional Internal Departments, external Vendors and Distributors /Licensors & Responsible for program assets – materials and metadata for all GE content

• Work closely with local and international teams to develop, test and implement workflows and systems to manage new business needs as required.
• Explore and implement methods of improving and streamlining existing systems

• Oversee day to day work of the Program Operations Coordinators and ensure the team has the necessary information and training to work effectively
• Develop, motivate and lead team to adapt to business growth and opportunities.

• Degree or equivalent experience in in TV / Communication / Technology
• Years of experience: Minimum of 5 years of experience in operations – media management, tracking materials and dealing with third parties etc., and minimum of 2 years of management experience and leading a team
• Experience in managing content localization, both subtitling and dubbing
• General knowledge of the technical requirements for broadcast media
• Ability to manage projects, solve logistical problems and deliver on time
• Ability to manage and motivate a team
• Fluent in English – both verbal and written
• High level of communication & organizational skills, plus strong eye for details

• General knowledge of the SEA paid TV market
• General knowledge of a core Asian language e.g. Mandarin, Bahasa Indonesia or Bahasa Malaysia
• Experience in TV Kids and/or General Entertainment programming

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gwn7nj-3-238-132-225-42 in your application.