OWN is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey's heart and creative instincts inform the brand - and the magnetism of the channel. Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in primetime, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. OWN is a singular destination on cable. Depth with edge. Heart. Star power. Connection. And endless possibilities. OWN is a joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications. The network debuted on January 1, 2011 and is available in 85 million homes. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform Oprah.com.
The Assistant is a key communicator within the Communications team and interfaces with all levels of staff. This position is the trusted support person and will coordinate resources, travel, and meetings, as well as help out with special events and PR projects. The ideal assistant will be accustomed to supporting high level executives, and will possess the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate can effectively balance changing demands and dynamic schedules, and function under pressure within tight deadlines. Outstanding organizational and communication skills are essential. In addition, the assistant will be able to build collaborative relationships with the other executives and assistants throughout the company. A high level of professionalism and discretion is required in this role.
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