Disney ABC Television Group Manager, Hair & Make-Up - ABC News, Washington DC in Washington, District Of Columbia

ABC News is looking for a full-time manager of Hair and Make-up for the Washington DC Bureau to service ABC News and ESPN productions. This manager has duel responsibility as an artist and manager. He/she will be required to provide daily makeup and styling for ABC News and ESPN talent. Additionally, he/she will manage and schedule a compliment of local freelance hair and make-up artists for a 24/7 fast paced, news environment. This manager must hire, vet and manage the performance of hair and make-up artists.

Responsibilities :

  • Responsibilities also include compiling the weekly schedules to cover Good Morning America, World News, ESPN, This Week and special events as well as maintaining supplies, organizing two make-up rooms and ensuring a high standard of service from the department.

  • This manager will be expected to keep good working relationships with talent, show producers and management and be able to respond to last minute requests for breaking news and large productions.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Candidate must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and be excited to be in a dynamic, ever-changing working environment.

  • A demonstrated ability to apply HDTV television makeup and provide hair services for both men and women.

Required Education :

  • Esthetician or cosmetologist license, or certified training from an accredited school/salon, or equivalent required.

Job ID: 597809BR

Location: Washington,District of Columbia

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

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