Disney ABC Television Group Senior Manager Business Strategy and Operations in Glendale, California

ABC Owned Television Stations Growth Team is looking for an innovative, organized and execution-focused Senior Manager of Business Strategy & Operation. This role will be critical to developing growth strategies for the local news and information space, providing strategic and operational support to the Growth and Partnerships team.

Responsibilities :

  • Create and maintain strategic planning materials to support planning cycles and to track strategic growth initiatives, in coordination with OTV business units

  • Develop operational execution plans around new business opportunities

  • Track industry trends in the local and media innovation spaces and provide recommendations around key growth areas

  • Manage relationships with key vendors

  • Support execution of OTV’s innovation roadmap, including speaker series, workshops, and podcast, including building execution timelines, budgets, sourcing participants and speakers and tracking follow up around innovation activities

  • Support creation, communication and coordination of employee engagement activities across ABC OTV, including Learning & Development and Diversity & Inclusion

Basic Qualifications :

  • Passion, interest and awareness of the local media space and the trends happening to the local and news industries

  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills

  • Highly organized, action-oriented, creative and collaborative

  • Excellent visualization and storytelling skills to be able to effectively communicate strategic vision and execution plans

  • Ability to recognize, create and communicate priorities, strategies and market opportunities and challenges to drive growth and performance improvement

  • Proficient in Keynote, PPT, Excel

  • Relationships in the media industry

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s degree

Preferred Education :

  • MBA / Advanced degree in a quantitative discipline preferred

Job ID: 615799BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

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.