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Sony Pictures Television

Analyze TV & multi-platform data, transforming into actionable insights for org and sales teams. Min 2-3 yrs exp. in Nielsen, NPower, Ad*Views, etc.

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JOB OPENING: SR RESEARCH ANALYST/Sony Pictures Television/NY: Analyze TV & multi-platform data, transforming into actionable insights for org and sales teams. Min 2-3 yrs exp. in Nielsen, NPower, Ad*Views, etc. Info/Apply Here (10/25)

JOB OPENING: DIR, DESIGN & BRANDING/WEtv/NYC: Be a part of the new WE tv! Innovative, powerhouse Design Dir. to lead our team in generating fresh, exciting, bold motion design & packaging that gets our promos & our shows noticed. Full info/apply HERE (10/25) 

JOB OPENING: PRIMETIME MARKETING/CNBC/NYC: CNBC, the fastest growing network in primetime, has an exciting opportunity for a strong, creative thinker to help drive the consumer marketing efforts for primetime programming. Apply HERE (10/25)

JOB OPENING: MARKETING DIRECTOR/Discovery/MD: Strategic forward-thinking marketer to drive branding for the new Discovery Family Channel. Proven track record in generating ratings & revenue. 5+ yrs mktg exp in TV/ad/or brand mgmt req’d (10/25) Apply HERE

JOB OPENING: RESEARCH DIRECTOR/ANALYST/CO: contributes to decisions at Outdoor Channel via analysis of viewing, digital usage, market and sales data. 1+ yrs exp Analyst or 5+ yrs exp in media rsrch (10/25)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, RETAIL MKTG/Nickelodeon/NY: Focus on dvlpg a full range of mktg prgrms to support Nickelodeon’s consumer products placement at retail. 4+ yrs exp licensing, consumer products, mktg or related field. Full info/apply HERE (10/25)

JOB OPENING: VP, INSIGHTS & STRATEGY/NBCU HISPANIC ENTERPRISES/NYC: Develop insights-driven strategies for NBCU Hispanic Enterprises across all businesses. 12+ yrs media exp. Nielsen expert. Excellent presentation skills. Full info/apply HERE (10/24)
JOB OPENING: PRODUCTION MANAGER, MKTG/New York, NY: Manage off-air production & creative workflow & budgets for Syfy. 1 yr temp assignment. 3+ yrs print production exp. Send resume to (10/24)
JOB OPENING: BRAND DIR, CONSUMER MKTG/FOX SPORTS/LA: Develops & executes network mktg plans & ad campaigns for sports leagues/brand property partners to drive brand awareness & audience engagement. 8-10 yrs exp in network TV, sports mktg req. (10/24)

JOB OPENING: RESEARCH ANALYST/National Geographic Channel/DC: Statistical & analytical skills req’d. Daily/weekly data download & reporting for prgrmng/scheduling performance analysis. Understanding of past & current TV prgrmng. BA DEG req’d. HERE (10/23)

JOB OPENING: INTEGRATED MARKETING MGR/Us Weekly/NYC: Join award-winning team in ideating/executing custom mktg solutions for advertisers. 3-5 yrs mktg exp; candidates from advrtsng/mktg agencies, publishing or media brands pref’d Full info/apply HERE (10/23)

JOB OPENING: EDITORIAL DIRECTOR/MTV2/U On-Air Promos/NYC: Provide creative oversight for all aspects of MTV2/U on-air promos, off-channel TV & dig campaigns & internal mktg comm. Dvlp/mng external talent. 5+ yrs exp as Writer/SR Prod. Full info/Apply HERE (10/23)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL MEDIA PLANNER/MODCo Media/NYC: Plan/buy/oversee unique online media strategies that fit clients’ digital marketing/advertising objectives & are part of a cohesive cross-platform plan. Apply: (10/23)

JOB OPENING: DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT/Colorforms Brand LLC/NYC: Schedule meetings/phone calls/conference calls. Prepare expense reports for execs. Book travel. 1yr gen bus. exp req’d. Strong PC skills i.e. MS Suite Adobe Creative Suites knowledge a +. Apply HERE (10/23) 

JOB OPENING: OPERATIONS MGR/Cross-Media Works/PHL: Resp for managing Operations Team to complete all posting & reporting operations. Mng collection & review of all affidavit reports. BA req’d, Master’s Deg pref’d 3+ yrs cable traffic/billing exp. Resumes to: (10/23)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, MEDIA PLANNING/AT&T/DALLAS, TX: manage the media strategy, development & implementation of AT&T’s Business-to-Business and Corporate initiatives (including the AT&T Texting While Driving Campaign, It Can Wait). Apply: (10/22)

JOB OPENING: VP OF DEVELOPMENT/SAN FRANCISCO: Oversee development department, 5-7 years exp, creative & innovative, proven results in pitches &  network sales. Please send resumes to: (10/22)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCT SPECIALIST, PRODUCT MGR/E! Online/LOS ANGELES: Responsible for the support, ideation, design and creation of digital products; Min 2 years product development exp required. Apply HERE (10/21)

JOB OPENING: MKT DEV MGR- MEDIA SALES/POKEMON/Bellevue WA: Research/analyze evolving mkts & consumer trends. Develop & present bus opps 4 new media chnls/pforms. Manage/negotiate deals & contracts. Content/prod licensing exp. a plus. MBA req’d. FULL INFO/APPLY HERE (10/21)

 JOB OPENING: MKTG MGR, PR/Bellevue, WA: Dvlp global communications to support Pokemon brand, write press releases, partner w PR firms & communications vendors, act as Pokémon spokesperson, build media relationships, review mktg comm. Full info/apply HERE (10/17)

JOB OPENING: MKTG MGR, PROMOTIONS/Bellevue, WA: Conceptualize, plan, & execute promotional programs to increase Pokemon brand awareness. Provide creative direction on campaign assets, partner with multiple agencies to execute mktg programs. Full info/apply HERE (10/17)

JOB OPENING: CUSTOMER SVC MGR/Bellevue, WA: Manage processes, technology, & multiple vendors to ensure quality experience for Pokemon customers worldwide. Daily problem-solve & recommend new initiatives to enhance customer exp. Full info/apply HERE (10/17)

JOB OPENING: RETAIL MKTG MGR/Bellevue, WA: Create retail mktg programs to drive brand awareness & sales. Logistical mgt of mktg programs with retail/trade partners. Manage mktg communications, prod/dist of POP, mdse programs, & mdse displays. Full info/apply HERE (10/17)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL PLANNER: AD SALES REVENUE PLAN’G/A+E Networks/NY: Support Dig. AE thru Ad Sales Pricing/Plan’g in efforts to max ad rev for A+E Networks web properties & other mobile, social media, dist & email mktg extensions. FullInfo/Apply HERE (10/17)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, CLIENT SERVICES/Whistle Sports/NYC: Develop sponsorship & sales pkgs across multiple digital platforms; Manage media planning & campaign management; Oversee Acct Mgmt and Ad Ops teams; min 4 yrs experience Apply HERE (10/16)

JOB OPENING: INTEGRATED MKTG MANAGER/FUSE/NUVO TV/NYC: Strategic dvlpmt & execution of multiplatform integrated mktg solutions for potential/existing Ad Sales clients. Exp: Mktg/Ad Sales/Mgmt/Media/Crtv Writing (10/16)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/YANGAROO/Toronto: Join our rapidly growing ad tech. co.; oversee revenue growth from Media Agencies, Prod Houses & Content Producers. Veteran seller w/existing agency relationships a must. Apply HERE (10/16)

JOB OPENING: HEAD OF DVLPMNT/BSTV/Montclair NJ: Oversee small dvlpmnt team. Development exp a must. proven track record of dvlpg/selling shows & finding new talent. Previous ntwrk exp a +. Working parents welcome, we offer flexible schedules. RESUMES  (10/16) 

JOB OPENING: BUSINESS AFFAIRS EXEC/AMAZON STUDIOS/Santa Monica: Negotiate deals as well as evaluate alternate deal structures. Deep understanding media business models. 5+ yrs exp ent deal making/work w/major scripted production. Info/apply HERE (10/15)

JOB OPENING: COORDINATOR, TRAFFIC/PIVOT TV/LA: Maintain & oversee daily operation of centralized TV traffic operation; coordinate ads, promos & interstitial material. Cover letters & resumes: (10/15)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER/SR MANAGER, PRIMARY RESEARCH: AD SALES RESEARCH/A+E Networks/NY: Support Sr. Director in development and implementation of primary research utilized to leverage A+E brands in sale marketplace. Full Info/Apply HERE (10/15)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER INTEGRATED MKTG/Nick Sponsorships & Innovations/NYC: Create innovative mktg sponsorships – on air, desktop, mobile & tablet platforms for our advrtsg clients. 3-6 yrs exp dvlpng sponsorship prgrms- especially TV. Full info apply HERE (10/15)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL SALES PLANNER/Discovery/NY: Superb time manager to support frontline sales AE and Managers. Help to create/deliver proposals for new RFPs, ensure campaign’s success, and meet client’s needs. 2+ yrs digital media ad sales exp. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)

JOB OPENING: MGR, VIDEO ASSIGNMENT/The National Geographic Society/DC: Act as air traffic controller for all video being shot/edited thru every dept of NG Studios. BA deg/equiv work exp. 5+ yrs fast-paced/high pressure TV or news envir. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)

JOB OPENING: EXEC PROD, DIGITAL VIDEO/The National Geo Society/DC: Mng growing team (about 15) of dig journalists & storytellers. BA in related field. 6 yrs prod exp &/or journalism exp, 3-5 yrs digital video 3-5 yrs mngmnt exp req’d. Full info/apply HERE (10/11)


Reinventing Yourself  Transitioning from Traditional Media to New Media Webinar
Thursday, November 6, 2014 – 1:30PM to 2:45PM


Tom Lofthouse
– SVP, Programming – Discovery Digital Networks
Dan Menzel – SVP, Cable Network Sales – Warner Bros. Domestic TV Dist.        
Leslie Chesloff  – CEO & Partner  – SEG
Mary Olson-MenzelManaging Director – Sagin Consulting/MVPExecutive Search


work closely with our Engineers, Researchers, Product Managers, Copywriters, and Designers to define the best approach to a problem
Senior Mobile Visual Designer

drive Foursquare’s people strategy including talent management, and growth planning
Vice President of Human Resources

lead all design functions for creator products across the site. take on accountability for the success of those projects
Lead Designer

write press materials, including messaging documents, press releases, briefing sheets and provide wrap-up reports for announcements
Senior Associate, PR

write and produce posts that people want to share in the realm of parenting, kids, weddings, maternity, pregnancy, home decor on behalf of a variety of brands
Creative Specialist – DIY

define a product vision and strategy
Product Manager

turn high-level concepts into pixel-perfect UI renderings and prototypes, and collaborate with your team to put it out into the multi-million-user Vine community
Product Designer

managing a portfolio of premium publishers
Senior Publisher Account Manager, BD

drive and grow our relationships with our major social networks at the core of our Social Relationship Platform
Vice President, Strategic Alliances
HootSuite Media, Inc
San Francisco CA

own conversion, promotional uptake, and average transaction value metrics for the site
Director of Online Merchandising
San Francisco CA

partner closely with senior leaders to define and execute an Operations talent strategy which enables us to service our customers and scale Minted’s rapidly growing business
Director, Human Resources
San Francisco CA

manage internal program operations across the sales, account management, and the creative teams
Business Operations Specialist
Los Angeles CA

lead, manage and grow the West Coast and offshore ad operations teams focused on campaign management and technical web support
Senior Manager, Ad Operations/Campaign Manager
Evolve Media
Los Angeles CA

develop and drive the editorial calendar in support of overall brand goals and marketing strategy
Executive Editor
Evolve Media
Los Angeles CA

responsible for the drafting and negotiation of complex agreements dealing with a full range of activities for which the department is responsible
Vice President, Content Business Affairs
Santa Monica CA

support the annual corporate budgeting and quarterly forecasting cycles
Senior Financial Analyst – Budget & Forecast
Santa Monica CA

build and lead a world class SOX and Internal Audit function
Director of Internal Audit and SOX Compliance
Redwood City CA

plan and implement the overall analytics and business intelligence strategy
Director of Analytics & Business Intelligence
Sherman Oaks CA

process and administer payroll system reporting and processing of payroll in a multi-state / multi-territory environment for 300+ employees
Senior Payroll & HRIS Analyst
Sherman Oaks CA

responsible for coordinating all Consumer Insight Research in support of Nickelodeon’s Content Group
VP Content Insights
Burbank CA


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NBC NewsPeacock Productions is expanding its LA office with the appointment of Melody Shafir as Vice President of Development. Previously, Shafir served as Executive Producer at BBC Worldwide Productions

Marco Rigon was tapped to serve as Global Head at Mobext, the mobile arm of Havas Group. Prior to Mobext, Marco was Associate Director at Phonevalley, mobile marketing agency at Publicis Groupe.

Banijay Group COO Francois de Brugada has stepped into the role of CEO, Banijay Group France, where he will oversee the group’s three France-based production companies, as well as the Canal Sat channel co-venture Non-Stop People.

Josie Ventura has been appointed Vice President of Digital for Crown Media Family Networks. Previously, Ventura was Vice President of Entertainment Marketing, Digital, at NBCUniversal.

IFC promoted Kevin Vitale to Senior Vice President, Brand Marketing. Vitale played a key role in IFC’s recent brand redesign.

Jennifer Savage has been upped to Vice President, Brand Marketing Initiatives at Spike TV. A 12-year veteran at the Viacom Entertainment Group, Savage most recently served as Senior Director, Creative Services and Marketing.

Chris McCarthy, Executive Vice President of MTV and General Manager of sister nets MTV2 and mtvU, adds General Manager of Logo TV to his title. Under McCarthy’s leadership, MTV2 has had three consecutive years of record ratings.

NBCUniversal’s mun2 appointed Peter Dobrow as Vice President, Communications. Dobrow had been Executive Director, Corporate Communications at Comcast Corporation.

With the opening of its new East Village outpost, ad agency 72andSunny tapped Guillermo Vega to serve as Executive Creative Director of the New York office. Previously, Vega was ECD of Wieden+Kennedy Sao Paulo’s Big Apple branch.

Sarah T. Davies has been named Vice President, Production and Development at Discovery Family. She was formerly Vice President of Production and Factual Development for Discovery Networks International.

David Phillips has been promoted to Vice President, Brand Marketing and Creative, at Spike TV. Phillips was previously Creative Director, Spike TV, a position he held since joining the network in 2008.

Ross Martin has been appointed Executive Vice President, Marketing Strategy and Engagement at Viacom. He last served as Executive Vice President of Scratch, Viacom Media Networks’ creative consulting team.
Gayle Troberman
has joined iHeartMedia in the newly created role of Executive Vice President. She was previously Chief Marketing and Ideas Officer at IPG Mediabrands and was a consultant for Clear Channel on its name change to iHeartMedia.

Thanks — John
John Cox for Cynopsis: Classified Advantage

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