Chiswick

permanent

Edit

EDIT THIS AD

Junior-Level TV Scheduler
Viasat World require a Junior-Level TV Scheduler.

You will be working on the scheduling of channel branding, continuity elements, on-air promotion, and time the transmission schedules for our Pay TV channels.

Eastern European languages skills advantageous - but not essential.

About Us


Viasat World is a leading international media company with a comprehensive channel and SVOD portfolio spanning the factual, entertainment, drama, film and sport genres. Operating 27 Pay-TV channels and on-demand services in key markets, we have over 145 million subscriptions across 50+ countries and territories.  Our world-class, compelling content is available in 17 different languages, expertly curated across our 19 content brands.


Born out of a vast library of celebrated, contemporary programming, our core factual entertainment brands, Viasat Explore, Viasat History, Viasat Nature and Viasat Life, bring history to life, tell nature’s own stories and deliver timeless real-life entertainment through inspirational storytelling. 


Launching in key markets in December 2017, flagship content brand Epic Drama will be home to the world’s best drama series. In addition, our seven distinct movie channels include TV1000, TV1000 Action, TV1000 Russian Kino and ViP Premiere, positioning us as the number one movie provider in Russia. The channels screen everything from Hollywood blockbusters to the very best internationally-acclaimed titles, featuring some of the greatest stars of all time.


Committed to digital excellence, our aim is to secure SVOD rights for almost all of our content. We operate ViP Play, a streaming service available in Russia and CIS, giving viewers access to our portfolio of channels and full content library. 


The TV1000 Russian Kino direct-to-consumer service is the latest addition to our digital portfolio, providing subscribers outside of Russia with access to a vast collection of the latest and greatest Russian films and TV series.


To learn more about us click here.


The Role


Summary:

The role will be based within the Pay TV channels scheduling team, and you will be expected to help out as required within the team and the overall department as needed.


Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Schedule interstitials-based promo ratings and research on what our competitors do to keep the viewers between programmes and to grow audiences in applicable territories
  • Create a daily promo list, prioritising campaigns and time the daily schedules
  • Schedule fillers and programmes in TX-log
  • Execute any changes ordered by Senior Schedulers and On Air Supervisor
  • Make sure the compliance regulations are followed
  • Create house numbers for promos in BSS.


Candidate Requirements


Experience:

  • Scheduling background and/or recent College / University graduate
  • Proactive, able to multi-task and with strong attention to detail
  • Process-minded, meticulous
  • Flexible
  • Highly organised
  • Knowledge of an Eastern European language would be an advantage.

 

Skills:

  • Coordination skills
  • Communication skills
  • People skills
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Preferably some experience with broadcast scheduling systems such as BSS).

NEXT STEPS 
To be considered for this position, please click the 'apply' button to send a CV and cover letter online, via grapevinejobs.