Who is the CNN Business Administration Team? The support staff behind the people building CNN's current success and our future. We are a can-do collaborative team of Business Administrative professionals who are passionate about the news business and the people who make that possible. We work hard to support our business but have fun doing it and that's what makes this job great!
The Manager, Business Administration will primarily focus on overseeing the day-to-day management of the business administrative team supporting a diverse group of clients.
This position will be held accountable for the effective business administrative support across various client group(s), reporting to the Director of Business Administration.
This position is expected to motivate and lead their team in order to provide exceptional customer service in this constantly-evolving business working with show EPs, department heads, on-air talent in addition to partnering with areas such as Accounting, Finance, HR, IT, Legal, MyHR, Properties, Travel, and others.
In addition, this position will partner with Senior Management and other members of the Business Administration management team to collaborate on a regular basis in the overall management of the department.
The position is responsible for maintaining efficiency, integrity and compliance in the areas of expense management, company policies, procedures, processes, procurement, and administrative business support at all levels.
Occasional project management is a responsibility of this position.
As part of these assignments they will set up project meetings and agendas using effective meeting management skills, coordinate the resolution of issues and communicate to all appropriate parties.
Collaboratively help team to identify and manage risk factors for the project. May be required to travel for field production work.
A Bachelor's degree.
2+ years of administrative management experience preferred.
Must be MS Office proficient: Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
High level of confidentiality required.
You should be extremely organized and work efficiently in a very fast paced environment.