10/17/17: Cynopsis Jobs

Job of the Week

Sr. Digital Research Analyst

Reporting & strategic analysis related to subscription and viewing behavior on SHO digital platforms, including Showtime (OTT) and Showtime Anytime (TVE). Min 2 yrs digital exp. with robust Adobe Analytics skills. 


Good morning. It’s Tuesday October 17, 2017 and this is your first early morning Jobs briefing!


SR RESEARCH ANALYST AD SALES/GSN/NY: 2yrs exp in Media (TV, Digital, Social, CBL) Knowledge/Skill in (Nielsen NPower, Nielsen AdViews, comScore, Rentrak, Wide Orbit, Custom Show & Simmons) Microsoft Suite (Word, PowerPoint & Excel) Detail Oriented. Send res and CL to tvcareers@gsn.com (10/14)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS/BBCWA/NYC: Design/deliver short & long-term strategic plans related to internal comms & events, as well as external corp comm. Apply if you are bright, energetic & enthusiastic about BBC brand values & content. Min 4-6 yrs exp. Full info HERE (10/14)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, PRODUCTION ADMINISTRATION/IFC/Santa Monica: Supervise physical prod & administrate contractual payments for all IFC Originals; Interact w/3rd party prod entities ensuring compliance guidelines. Able to cultivate prod relations w/industry contacts externally & internally. Full info/apply HERE (10/14)

PRODUCTION COORD/UP/ATL: Provide creative & admin supprt to SVP, Prod. & Dev.; mgt prod. sched; deliver treatments, scripts, rough cuts, etc.; serve as liaison to Ad Sales Exec & prod. companies; At least 1 yr exp. in T.V. or film prod. Strong verbal, written & org skills. Full info/apply HERE (10/13)

DIGITAL ANALYST RESEARCH/Katz Broadcasting/ATL: Emphasis on digital analytics trusted w/innovation & application of critical insights for SVOD, BounceTV.com & social media analytics for 4 brdcst nets. Ext. exp. w/Google Analytics. 5+ yrs exp Rsrch, dig. analytics &/or data science. Full Info/Apply HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, SPONSORSHIP & INNOVATION/Nickelodeon/NYC: Mktg dir responsible for leading team in creating innovative new sponsorship opportunities, ad products, and supporting materials. Ability to execute turn-key sponsorship packages. 7-10 yrs of exp in marketing, media co or ad agency. Full info/apply HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR MOBILE BRAND SALES/Jump Ramp/NYC: Design strategy & drive sales w/mobile ad partnerships with East Coast agencies & brands. 7+ yrs of exp in digital media/mobile, advertising, or ad-tech sales. Strong ntwk of high-level relationships across agencies/advertisers pref’d. Full info/Apply HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: SR ACCOUNT MOBILE MGR/Jump Ramp/NYC: Collaborate closely with the Account Management team in scaling our existing advertising accounts. Minimum 3 years of account management experience in digital advertising, mobile, video, or programmatic sales. Full info/apply HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: SR. ACCT EXEC/Machinima/New York: Resp for driving ad sales efforts & reaching ad sales targets for Machinima, the premiere digital video programmer of gamer & fandom-focused content. 4-5 yrs exp digital media sales w/in a content-driven publisher, ent/media co / ad agency. Full info/apply HERE (10/12)

DIGITAL PREDITOR/NBCU/CT: Freelance Part-time to produce/edit digital videos for nationally syndicated talk shows. 2 to 3 years of work experience as an AVID Video Editor/Producer. Experience in news, entertainment, or promos & strong story telling sensibility. Resumes HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: ON AIR PROD MGR/VICELAND/Brooklyn NY: Resp for prod & delivery of all promotional video assets. Creative team’s point person on all promo materials. Min 5 yrs prod mngmnt exp TV/ent industry pref in On-Air. Knwldg of Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects, prod & post prod workflows. Full info/apply HERE (10/12)

PHOTOGRAPHY MGR/AMC & SUNDANCE TV/NYC: 8+ yrs brand, ent or magazine photo editing. Extremely detail oriented. Wide understanding of dig photography & fluent in importance of asset mgmt. Strong knwlg Adobe Creative Suite, file processing & digital cameras. Able to do light-medium retouching. Full info/apply HERE (10/12)

DIR, SALES RESEARCH/CW Network/NYC: Tracking/trending analysis on all bcst & cable nets linear/VOD/Digital. Presentation, strategy dev. Social metrics dev. Oversee linear/dig sales estimates Ntwk TV exp (linear & digital Min 6yrs) Full info HERE (10/12)

JOB OPENING: SR AD SALES PLANNER/SBGTV/NYC: Provide support for all aspects of the ad sales process. A team-player mentality & ability to work under pressure meeting deadlines for clients a must. BA deg & min 2-3yrs Sales exp related field or industry req’d. Media math skills a must. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)
JOB OPENING: JR SALES PLANNER/SBGTV/NYC: Det oriented entry-level Sales Asst w/strong written/oral comm skills to support the Sinclair Ntwk sales team mult areas, incl admin asst. Admin support/1-2 yrs exp pref’d. Profic in PP, Word, Excel a must. Brdcst/media buying or agency sales exp a +. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, PRICING AND PLANNING/FUSE MEDIA/NY: Oversee Planning dept, manage On-Air and Digital proposals process. Oversee Pricing, inventory Utilization and Ad Hoc Reports. Strong analytical skills & media math. apply HERE (10/11)

ACCOUNT EXEC/Machinima/Burbank: Resp for driving ad sales efforts & reaching ad sales targets for Machinima, the premiere digital video programmer of gamer & fandom-focused content. 3-4 yrs exp digital media sales w/in a content-driven publisher, ent/media co. or ad agency. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCER CREATIVE SERVICES/SpectrumNetworksNY1/NYC: Produce on-air promo spots & campaigns, from initial concept to finished prod. 3yrs media exp,producing on-air promo spots, media sales billboards & tagged spots.TV news exp pref’d.  Exp working with cross functional teams. Full info/apply HERE (10/10)

SCHEDULING COORDINATOR/GSN/Santa Monica: Dist prog. Schedule grids, Monthly VOD planners, artwork & folder structures, coord. & maintaining schedule & databases & admin duties; online rsrch. Excellent attention to details; Knwldg of Excel & all Microsoft applications; College deg req; Send Res/CL: HERE (10/10)

JOB OPENING: ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE/WMAQ TV/Chicago: Dynamic Account Executive to join the Local Sales team. Own, manage, and develop relationships with clients, agencies and advertisers through day-day interaction. Min 5 yrs exp sales and/or mktg roles. Full info/apply HERE (10/10)
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Build out holistic strategy across marketing, distribution and publicity teams and present information to key executives and partners.
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Amazon Studios
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Work with senior management and agencies to produce impactful and cost-effective digital media plans.
Digital Media Manager
Amazon Studios
Santa Monica CA
Move data between Vancouver and Venice facilities. Move data on/off disk for Client deliveries or turnovers.
Digital Production Administrator
Digital Domain
Playa Vista CA
Design and animate high quality, photo-real effects (fire, smoke, explosions, debris, clouds, etc) that meet all technical and aesthetic standards for the project.
FX Artist
Digital Domain
Playa Vista CA
Create lightweight technical specifications and story estimates for new products, then execute from start to finish.
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Create technical specifications for new products, executing from start to finish and owning the quality of the service in production.
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San Francisco CA
Is passionate about all forms of advertising and stays current with the latest trends and winning campaigns.
Senior Copywriter
San Francisco CA
Work closely with production executives and line producers during the production budgeting phase, prior to green light.
Production Accountant
MarVista Entertainment
Los Angeles CA
Confidently presents content and proposed executions to internal teams and clients.
Creative Director (Art)
Los Angeles CA

Dina Hillier was named Vice President, Original Series, Disney Channel. Hillier joins Disney Channel from Paramount Television, where she was Vice President of Comedy Development and Current Programming, 
Emily Phillips is joining Hearst Television as Managing Editor, overseeing daily digital content. Phillips was previously Deputy Editor, Mobile at Bloomberg LP.

Discovery Communications announced that Enrique R. Martínez will retire from his post at the end of 2017 after a 24-year career at Discovery, the past 17 years as President and Managing Director of Discovery Latin America / US Hispanic. Martínez has agreed to stay on in an advisory role for Discovery Networks International.  Fernando Medin, currently the Executive Vice President and General Manager for Brazil and the Southern Cone, has been promoted to lead the company’s DLA/USH division, effective January 1.
Advertising and insights agency The Ayzenberg Group hired Hilary Read as Vice President of Integrated Creative, helping lead the Microsoft account. The Goodby, Silverstein & Partners veteran founded HUMAN Live Communications, a producer of in-person experiences.
Jim D’Antoni joined Dish as Director of Dish Media Sales. D’Antoni spent nearly 2 decades with ESPN, where he was most recently Senior Director and Multimedia Manager.
John Wilson is onboard Discovery Communications’ U.S. team as Group Vice President, Human Resources Management. Wilson is relocating to LA from the London office, where he served as Vice President, Human Resources.
Participant Media tapped Miura Kite to serve in the newly created position of Senior Vice President of Narrative Television. In her role, Kite will help build out Participant’s television slate. Most recently, Kite was an Executive Producer with Assembly Entertainment at ITV Studios America. 

Mexican journalist Julio Vaqueiro was tapped as co-anchor of Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana. The move brings Vaqueiro to the national stage, after five years as news anchor at Telemundo 52 Los Angeles/KVEA.  

Mary Donahue was appointed Senior Vice President, Development and Programming at History. Donahue returns to History from A+E sib Lifetime.
Viamedia has named Tom Walsh its Senior Vice President of Advanced Advertising Strategy. Walsh served as VP of sales for WPP and Co-Founder and Managing Director at ESIRisk.

A+E Networks realigned its ad sales division, in a move the company says evolves it from a demo- and brand-based system to a “demo-agnostic, fully integrated, cross-platform selling organization.” As part of the new structure, Amy Baker, EVP, ad sales, will lead the newly formed Client Strategy and Insights team. Brian Joyce, SVP, ad sales, will work across national accounts with a primary focus on agency partners. David DeSocio, SVP, ad sales and partnership marketing, will oversee product development, portfolio sales strategy and ad sales marketing for the company. Lance Still, SVP, branded content, will broaden her role to oversee two units: The Bridge, A+E Networks’ externally facing content marketing agency, and The Build, A+E Networks’ team within ad sales that creates client solutions connected to A+E content. Jim Hoffman, EVP, program partnerships and strategic initiatives, will oversee A+E Nets’ regional sales offices in LA, Chicago and Detroit, and will continue to oversee a production partnerships team that drives revenue through distributing content produced by third parties.
Wayne Garvie has been named president, international production for Sony Pictures Television. Garvie, who had been SPT’s chief creative officer, international production, has been overseeing the company’s international productions on an interim basis.
Two new promotions at Oxygen: Samantha Bloom has been elevated to SVP, consumer marketing & promotion strategy, and Nancy Mazzei has been elevated to SVP, creative & brand strategy.
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