Feltham

Fixed Term - 12 Months

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Operational Delivery Manager
We are looking for an Operational Delivery Manager to work across our busy sports-based production services team.

WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

We are looking for an Operational Delivery Manager to work across our busy sports-based production services team.


They will be the point of contact for all operational projects within the Production Services Team to enable us to work across a wide range of sports and viewing platforms to deliver high quality highlights, long form programming and OTT content in a 24/7 broadcast environment.  They will support a dynamic team, leading and maintaining project work across global facilities, being the point of cohesion joining our busy remit together enabling our various project inputs to move forward cohesively.


They will work closely with the Head of Production Services and other managers in the team to implement and oversee the end to end delivery of operational projects that Production Services either lead, or feed into as a stakeholder. From gathering requirements, writing Statement Of Works, planning and execution, through to driving delivery.  


They will be responsible for reviewing new projects and collaborating with other members of the team on workflow, cost and efficiencies whilst assuring feasibility of new projects. This includes Project Management within deadline, procedure, budget and balance of efficient resources for large and complex projects, ensuring that all elements have been accounted for and thoroughly thought through.


HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF)

  • Own and steer bi-weekly project update/steering meetings within the Production Services Management team
  • Be the Production Services face for all operational projects, and project manage the department project roadmap as set out by the Head of Production Services
  • Joining the dots across the whole department with a high-level overview of the team responsibilities and directives, and assisting with the accurate documentation and sharing of this knowledge
  • Gathering requirements and business cases for new projects that require our team wide focus
  • Writing SOWs for new project work and steering questions from the projects and engineering teams
  • Point of receipt for SOWs and central management of questions and the governance around this
  • Attending weekly progress meetings for all projects as a representative for Production Services
  • Engaging the correct teams at the correct times
  • Coordinating collaboration and feedback meetings
  • Governing deadlines and delivering timely progress updates
  • Sickness and holiday cover for other members of the Production Services Management Team.

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?

  • Experience working as a client/ commercial based coordinator in a broadcast environment
  • Commercial awareness, from initial planning, budgeting, forecasting and timeline management through to BAU processes and final delivery
  • Excellent organisation, presentation and documentation skills
  • Understanding of Production/ Broadcast Workflows, Processes and Utilisation
  • Outstanding Communication Skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to manage multiple requirements and projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to travel and work within our other locations as needed
  • Experience working in sport.

HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US

At Perform Group we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and good at it too!  We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV.  We’re growing rapidly and launching into new global markets every year.


DAZN is our sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand.  With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere.  DAZN features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one platform.  


DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. In 2018, we’re soon to be launching in the US and Italy.


Find out more at  www.performgroup.com  and media.dazn.com


THE BENEFITS YOU WILL ENJOY WHEN YOU JOIN WILL INCLUDE…

 25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Travel LoanCycle to Work Scheme* and more.


And there’s more…… you’ll have access to the Perform/DAZN online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme.


*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.


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