Planning responsibilities: •Programs grids planning and entering into scheduling systems (Vision and IBMS). •Monitor programs inventory •Prepare and present territory highlights (share the information and decisions made) for monthly planning meetings, which include the Promotions, Marketing and Commercial departments. •To work closely with Marketing and Commercial teams to ensure the channels deliver the Affilates and Ad Sales targets. •Ratings analysis and working in TNS database is an advantage •Programme viewing and monitoring of competitors’ scheduling strategy on the territory. •To work closely with Legal and Compliance to ensure Planning is within OFCOM and local regulatory guidelines, including but not limited to age certification process. •liaise with Promos and Operations Departments in London, if requested, ensuring that all processes leading to a release of schedules within deadlines (material delivery, languaging) are going smoothly
Responsibilities on compliance viewing:
•General screening a variety of content across many genres for one [two] NBC Universal Networks channel[s] (language: Russian, English). Working with Programming to filter-out in advance any content that is likely to raise problems under Russian regulatory requirements •Researching on-line any shows complied before August 2012 (when the UK team began identifying potential problems for Russia) in order to identify whether they are likely to violate Russian regulatory requirements •Viewing any content that has been identified as a problem in order to gauge its viability for the channel •Compliance-screen and produce comprehensive detailed notes for editors and to allow planners to make informed scheduling decisions. This may be done in hardcopy or within a desktop editing system (?) •Maintain an up-to-date awareness of relevant regulatory requirements (Advertising law, Child protection law, etc.) •Ensuring that all E! programmes [programmes on both channels] are accurately an age-rated as required, and scheduled appropriately with the Baltic time-difference in mind •Manage and prioritise screening jobs from allocated daily workloads based on TX date and process deadlines •Compliance-screen promotions, interstitials and filler materials as required (language: Russian, English) •Liaise with Senior Programme Planner regarding daily workloads and programming •Liaise with Russian Legal and London Content Compliance Team on compliance viewing issues. •Respond to daily compliance-related queries regarding specific programmes.
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