• Viacom
  • Troy , NY
  • Executive Management
  • Full-Time
  • 196 Town Office Rd


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Add your resume and apply to jobs with your Glassdoor profile. Create Profile. Job. Overview and Responsibilities. + Lead a diverse slate of productions and channel programming initiatives across a broad range of formats and genres including Unscripted, Format, Multi-cam and Studio Programming and Development. + Partner with Development/Creative teams on the creative process. Be a key partner alongside senior level creative colleagues to ensure that the creative vision is delivered and produced successfully while meeting all creative, operational, schedule and financial targets. + Work with VP and Sr. Directors to lead the team of Directors, Managers and Coordinators as well as project-based production hires. + Develop and delegate projects to the team to help grow, evolve and motivate their professional development. + Build strong relationships with 3rd party production counterparts to collaborate and produce quality content. + Communicate network expectations to 3rd party partners and manage ongoing relationship with their production executives. + Source, hire and manage teams of project-based production personnel. + Work with Production teams to successfully implement project timelines, budgets, financial reporting. Establish clear targets and goals, working with various department across multiple groups, vendors, contractors, and outside production companies. + Keep up with industry and internal Viacom channel trends as they may influence or enhance best business practices with a focus on stellar production standards. + Work as a creative problem solver to identify efficiencies and innovative ideas that benefit productions and the department. + Collaborate with Business and Legal Affairs and Finance to come up with creative solutions that are in line with Network expectations while satisfying the creative needs.. + Partner with Finance teams in reporting, adjusting EFCs and cash flows as well as finalizing actuals for series, special projects and development. + Work with internal and external teams to foster, manage and enhance relationships with all departments - Legal, Production and Network Finance, Talent, Risk Management, Music & Media Licensing, Standards & Practices, Production Safety, Brand Creative, Marketing, Digital and Social, Viacom Security, Core Services, Planning & Design. + Continually evaluate how our department functions and how we can be more efficient, evolve to meet company mandates and programming changes. + Keep the VP updated on topline issues and have an understanding of issues that must be elevated. Basic Qualifications. + Minimum 10 years experience in Production/Production Management in a network or production company capacity. + Experience managing and leading teams, dealing with performance related feedback and leadership. + Strong Production financials and budgeting expertise (including Move Magic Budgeting, Excel). + Strong knowledge of Hands-on Production (in-house) as well as the 3rd party production company landscape and personnel. Additional Qualifications. + Extensive organizational skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize. + Demonstrate the ability. + High tolerance for a fast paced/changing environment and ability to be a pro-active team player. + Works well under pressure and with moving deadlines. We're an equal opportunity employer (EOE).. At Viacom, 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. Viacom 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.
Associated topics: design, engineering, manufacture, product, product manager, production, program manager, quality

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