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Associate Project Manager, Metadata Localization

Job Summary:
It’s the magic of immersing yourself in a motion picture masterpiece, or a new track from your favorite band, or the spectacle of a live Broadway show. It’s hard to define and even harder to create, but that’s what we do at The Walt Disney Studios. Ours is a culture of innovation, collaboration and creativity. We raise the bar, then step over it, blazing trails through the production and distribution of world-class entertainment around the globe. If you want to help tell compelling, enduring stories through movies, music or stage plays, then we want to hear from you.

The Walt Disney Studios is looking for an Associate Project Manager to join our Studio Operations – Library and Technical Services (LTS) team. Library and Technical Services manages the company’s film asset inventory (physical and digital), includes the storage and servicing of assets, and creates the company’s DVD/Blu-ray masters, dubbing reference materials and EPK’s for feature films.

The Associate Project Manager - Metadata Localization is responsible for day-to-day administration of localized metadata for use in international markets. They will be the data steward and central contact point for the metadata department, vendors & territory offices as they will require regular updates and information. In this role, you’re responsible for meeting negotiated milestone dates for assigned titles by proactively identifying issues early in production; while also proactively proposing solutions to issues and

Validate and certify readiness of requested metadata prior to servicing
Coordinate cross-team remediation efforts of metadata
Partner with 3rd party vendors on review and approval of metadata packages
Organize, develop & implement policies, procedures that enforce the effective management of enterprise data
Ensure best practices and governance standards are being met on all product master data
Ensure thorough, accurate & timely completion of assignments
Support workstream through project management, execution, asset prep facilitation, ordering and remediation
Act as a liaison to local territory offices clients and vendors
Identify problem areas of master data through key metrics and monitoring programs designed to ensure data quality
Orchestrates and prioritizes package delivery requests based on stakeholder input
Is knowledgeable and realistic when balancing client demands with creative and qualitative integrity
Troubleshoots issues and performs root cause analysis on issues raised by client
Take Ownership of assigned production titles & providing solutions to workflow issues
Provide timely feedback to Manager on delays or challenges for all workflows
Responsible for the routing of issues to appropriate teams to facilitate remediation
Sees patterns that help to explain the root caused of complex problems
Applies creative, practical solutions to solve problems that are not obvious to others
Brings the right people together to address issues
Timely updates to statistical metrics
Respond to constructive feedback
Present oneself in a profession and mature manner
Ad hoc projects on request independent of day-to-day management

Basic Qualifications:
Working knowledge of supply chain process
Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Google Docs
Project Management skills

Preferred Qualifications:
Quality Assurance background of exposure
Bachelor’s Degree
Working with International markets
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