DISNEY 的 Executive Director, Production Management (ABC News Longform) 职位 Skip Navigation
The Walt Disney Company: Be Part of the Story

Be Part of the Story

Executive Director, Production Management (ABC News Longform)

立即申请 稍后申请 职位ID 784289BR 工作地点-国家/地区 纽约, 纽约州, 美国 工作发布公司 General Entertainment Content; 发布日期 Apr. 18, 2021


ABC News Longform is substantially growing its production output to provide narrative non-fiction content and news specials to the ABC network, Hulu and other Disney platforms. We are seeking an experienced production leader to oversee and manage Long form projects and production teams across the portfolio. Reporting to the VP Longform Strategy & Production, the Executive Director Production Management will oversee production operations for all Longform productions working in collaboration with the executive producers for each program and a team of production managers and line producers assigned to individual projects. The Executive Director will be familiar with different production models including in-house, co-productions, and third-party commissions and will recommend the best structure for each project. The Executive Director will develop budgets and schedules for news specials, narrative non-fiction limited series and recurring series, and feature documentary films. This leader will work in collaboration with individual project executive producers to identify a staffing plan for each project and work with the Senior Manager of Production Staffing, HR, and Finance to on board and manage production staff. The Executive Director will also oversee all aspects of production from pre-greenlight through post production and asset delivery, and work in close collaboration with edit operations and delivery teams.


  • Act as a production management executive across all projects in ABC News Longform, directly managing complex productions and ensuring network creative, technical and business goals are upheld.
  • Manages production managers and line producers to oversee all production modelling, scheduling, budget development and management for projects on all platforms.
  • Oversees Production Managers and Line Producers assigned to specific projects.
  • Coordinates with Executive Producer and Senior Manager, Production Staffing to develop a staffing model for each project and to manage staff as they are onboarded
  • Coordinates closely with Edit Operations and Delivery teams to ensure project specifications for each delivery platform are met and schedules and budgets are adhered to.
  • Coordinates closely with Finance team on project development and expense tracking.
  • Builds or updates production handbooks and communicates requirements to all creative and production teams
  • Manages union obligations that are triggered by production and works closely with labor counsel to ensure compliance
  • Communicates with risk management, insurance and tax compliance teams to ensure all projects are in compliance
  • Coordinates closely with Finance team to ensure transparency of budgets


  • Minimum of 12 years of production management experience, including experience as a line producer or executive producer
  • Expertise in production models
  • Expertise in production methods and the latest production technology
  • Expertise in production rates and schedules
  • Experience working across a diverse set of project types
  • Experience managing a team of production managers and line producers
  • Experience with labor unions and compliance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to function in both a quick turn news environment and a longer term documentary production environment
  • Calm under pressure and a willingness to be flexible to determine how best to work with different production teams


  • Experience in a production company or studio
  • Experience in a network production management or exec producer capacity preferred
  • Understanding of different distribution platforms
  • A passion for non-fiction content, with both a news and documentary focus


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.

关于 General Entertainment Content:

General Entertainment Content 部门为公司的流媒体平台及其有线和 广播网络创建了原创的娱乐和新闻内容。

关于 The Walt Disney Company:

华特迪士尼公司连同其子公司和关联公司,是一家领先的多元化国际家庭娱乐和媒体公司,拥有以下业务板块:媒体网络、乐园和度假区、影视娱乐、消费产品和互动媒体。它从 20 世纪 20 年代的一家小型卡通工作室,一跃发展成为当今娱乐业中的翘楚,可谓是家喻户晓。迪士尼公司非常荣幸地继续秉承其传统,为每位家庭成员打造世界一流的故事和体验。迪士尼的故事、人物和经历吸引了世界各地的消费者和游客。我们在 40 多个国家及地区经营业务,我们的员工和演职人员携手努力,打造在全世界和当地都备受钟爱的娱乐体验。

此职位隶属于 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc.,即我们称为 General Entertainment Content 的业务部门的一部分。

American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. 奉行机会均等原则。所有应聘者,不论种族、肤色、宗教信仰、性别、民族出身、性取向、性别认同、残疾状况或受保护的退伍军人身份,均有机会获得聘用。Disney 营造健康向上的企业文化,确保每个人的想法和决策都能帮助我们发展、革新、创作出色故事,同时紧跟日新月异的时代步伐。

立即申请 稍后申请