At Viaplay Group, we entertain millions of people every day through our streaming services, radio networks, TV channels and production studios. We believe in the power of content not just as a way of telling stories and touching lives, but also expanding worlds.
We’re looking for the best people to join us on our journey. Right now, we’re searching for a Scheduler for a temporary position until 2024-11-30 in our Helsinki office – are you ready to hit play on an exciting career change?
The main responsibility of the position lies within scheduling Viaplays' linear channels in Finland. You are going to be involved also in creating channel dedicated playlists and coordinating different sport rights to linear channels and to Viaplay. You will also be involved in assisting travel bookings for our onsite crew. Coordinating additional content to linear channels such as partnership promos and spots will also be a part of your daily job. Depending on your background and know how we will modify the role with other tasks to make sure you get to use your expertise in the best way possible. Due to the nature of LIVE sports events working hours are not typical office hours and your attention will be needed also during outside normal office hours and weekends.
What we’re looking for
We understand you may feel confident ticking certain boxes more than others and that’s why we always keep an open mind in our recruitment process. But, in order to thrive in this role, we do believe you’ll have at least some experience in the following:
- Has a passion for sports
- Preferably have gained experience of working with scheduling linear channels and or coordinating productions
- Can grasp bigger scope and the relation between different tasks
- Strive to constantly develop the way you work
- Excellent Finnish language skills and fluent in English
- Interested in learning new things and working with different tools and systems
- Thrives in working in a team
- Are fluent with people and you can easily communicate with different types of people
It’s a bonus if you have:
- Experience from TV production, planning or scheduling
- Swedish language skills
For more information on this position, please contact Tero Lintunen, Head of Production Finland, tel. +358 40 564 1754, firstname.lastname@example.org on 15th of September 9 - 11 or 18th of September 13-15.
Best colleagues! A dynamic team where you can thrive.
Your wellbeing matters. We have an extensive insurance scheme with full health care coverage should you need it.
A safe space to grow and up-skill with the freedom to try new things in autonomous teams. Our learning culture puts you in the driver’s seat of your own development, while always making sure you feel supported with regular knowledge-sharing sessions, technical training, mentorship opportunities and peer-to-peer networks.
An innovative environment with Hack Days, not once, but twice a year. This week-long initiative allows you to think outside the box and deliver creative, technical solutions that (more often than not) go on to be implemented, either in our product or our ways of working.
A genuinely international and diverse group of colleagues to connect with. We’re striving towards a 50:50 gender balance & we’re not far off – plus last time we checked, we have more than 60 different nationalities across our nine offices!
Entertainment is what we love, and entertainment is what we do. So, unlimited access to Viaplay seems only fair for you to get to know the product – including live sports & pay per view events, new release movie rentals, linear channels and more.
Hit play today
If this feels like your kind of challenge, make sure you apply by attaching your CV here – you may also want to add your LinkedIn profile. Please don’t send us your application via email because we won’t be able to accept it. We do, however, welcome any questions you may have about this particular position.
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