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Manager, Original Programming (Disney Junior)

Walt Disney Studios
Burbank, CA 91502

Manager, Original Programming (Disney Junior)

Job ID 715240BR Location Burbank, California, United States Business Walt Disney Television Date posted Oct. 28, 2019

Job Summary:

Disney Junior is in need of an experienced animation television junior executive.


  • Creative development Strong creative skills with regard to evaluating and giving notes on pitches, scripts, storyboards, rough cuts, casting, music and mixes. Good writing skills and knowledge of script structure. Ability to manage creative talent as well as manage current series.
  • Production management support senior executives with production from initial premise through final delivery of series episodes. Represent Disney Juniors point of view and creative goals to producers as requested. Collaborate with Talent and Music departments. Collaborate with Production to support production plans. Uphold network standards and production guidelines. Must be able to manage multiple projects.
  • Teamwork - Must be able to communicate effectively within the team and work well across all divisions at TWDC including consumer products, new media, and publishing. Must be able to build relationships, collaborate and establish clear communication with multiple teams within Disney Junior on and off air marketing, media relations, research, business affairs and brand management.
  • Presentation skills must be experienced and confident in presenting development and production plans to all affiliated lines of business within TWDC and to external partners.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in television and/or feature film development and/or current series production
  • Knowledge of target audience helpful
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Clear-thinking, straightforward approach to problem-solving and decision making
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in animation and/or childrens television

Required Education

  • Bachelors degree with emphasis in media, film or theatre, or equivalent work experience

About Walt Disney Television:

Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disneys stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ABC Cable Networks Group, which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.

ABC Cable Networks Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 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.


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-08

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