02/07/21: Cynopsis Jobs

 

VP Original Series DTC
discovery+
LA

This Original Content role will serve as a key member of the DTC Content Team, driving original content strategy and execution for discovery+. Must have at least 2 years streaming experience, excellent analytical skills, strong creative judgement, and be a great collaborator.

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Sunday February 7, 2021

Univision received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index, and was named a “Best Place to Work” for LGBTQ persons. The Corporate Equality Index evaluates corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. While 767 major U.S. businesses earned a score of 100 percent, only 19 are in the entertainment and digital media space.

“We are honored to be recognized by the HRC for the fourth consecutive year for our continued commitment to our LGBTQ+ employees and LGBTQ+ members of our Hispanic community,” said Margaret Lazo, Chief Human Resources Officer, Univision. “We proudly champion the LGBTQ+ community at Univision, from the policies and benefits we have in place for employees to our community and corporate social responsibility efforts and our dedicated employee resource group, Orgullo|Pride, which empowers LGBTQ+ employees, further fosters equity and inclusion, and ensures a safe and inviting workplace for all.”

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VP Original Series DTC
discovery+
LA

This D+ Original Content role will serve as a key member of the DTC Content Team, driving original content strategy and execution for discovery+. Must have at least 2 years streaming experience, excellent analytical skills, strong creative judgement, and be a great collaborator. Full info HERE (2/19)

LINE PRODUCER >>
JV PRODUCTIONS/REMOTE:
Experienced PM or Line Producer needed to help command the production process for a new unscripted Reno & Build Series. You’ll manage logistics, balance vision with time & money, and strategize with others to ensure an efficient, fun, safe and high-quality production. Full info HERE (2/19)
SENIOR COUNSEL >>
FILM RISE/NYC or LA:
Looking for New York or California bar member for drafting and negotiating content acquisition and distribution agreements, television contracts, releases, agreements with streaming platforms, software licenses, vendor agreements and NDAs. Must possess solid understanding of digital streaming platforms and contracts, and substantive knowledge of contract law principles. Full info HERE (2/17)

COORDINATOR, SOCIAL MEDIA
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MEDIA CROWN FAMILY NETWORKS/STUDIO CITY CA:
Will support Social Marketing initiatives through creating and gathering compelling content, assets, and graphics for all segments and platforms of our Social Media presence. Responsible for writing post/tweet copy to go with created assets, scheduling content, and making sure all assets are up to date. Liaise with other internal departments and agencies on all trafficking of assets, media buys, and fulfillment of giveaways. 1-2 years of experience in entertainment. Full info HERE (2/16)

MANAGER, LOCAL SALES >>
NEXSTAR MEDIA GROUP/INDIANAPOLIS:
Development of new business and achievement of revenue goals. Makes decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, promotion, and termination of account executives and sales assistants. 3-5 years of television sales management experience is preferred. 5+ years television sales experience mandatory. Full info HERE (2/16)

DIRECTOR OF BRAND PARTNERSHIPS
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TEAM WHISTLE/NYC/REMOTE: Win Revenue– prospect, connect with, and secure partnership from agency-led and client-direct branded partners. Educate the media market on the Team Whistle product line and generate revenue via selling video, branded content, and white-label solutions. Experience selling branded content, familiarity within the larger sports/entertainment media landscape, and 5+ years partnering with ad agencies and clients directly required. Full info HERE (2/15)

NEWS DIRECTOR >>
NEXSTAR MEDIA GROUP – KTLA/LOS ANGELES:
Manages all aspects of the News Department (other than Production), plans and manages staffing, training, and performance evaluations for the News Department. Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience required. Full info HERE (2/15)

MANAGER, A&E STRATEGIST, SHORT FORM MONETIZATION
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A+E NETWORKS/NYC:
Digital content strategist to drive distribution and revenue for video content across key digital platforms, primarily A&E’s YouTube Channel. Strong project manager who will leverage data to drive decision making. 3-5 years’ experience working with digital video strategies at the brand/publishing level. Full info HERE (2/15)

SENIOR TALENT BOOKER
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THE PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIA/NYC:
Procure talent – research, invite and secure the highest-level speakers/panelists and moderators; book and produce unique and influential programs. 10+ years of programming experience securing high profile talent for industry, entertainment, sports and media programs and other special events on time and within budget. Full info HERE (2/151)

NATIONAL BUYER
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ANCHOR TRADING/NY:
National Linear Buyer, negotiate and strategize to obtain maximum ROI. Collaborator with strong analytical skills, media relationships and buy management. At least 3 years relevant prior work experience in National Media. Full info HERE (2/15)

SALES PLANNER >>
FIRST MEDIA/NYC: Sales Planner, manages and executes the completion and fulfillment of RFPs, works cross-divisionally to help fulfill client requests and compiles, maintains, and distributes weekly booked business report. At least 2 years relevant prior work experience in the advertising industry and Analytical and able to take a strategic approach when creating proposals required. Full info HERE (2/10)

SENIOR DIRECTOR, DATA SCIENCE >>
NBCUNIVERSAL/NYC: Lead and manage a team of Data Scientists in the development of high-impact tools for ad hoc projects and on-going operational analytic platforms, partner with business leaders across NBCUniversal to identify, build, and implement capabilities to leverage advanced data science. Advanced Degree (PhD strongly preferred) with a specialization in Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, or other equivalent quantitative fields. Full info HERE (2/10)

SALES PLANNER >>
UPTV/NYC: Work with advertising agency contacts and other advertising sales personnel to ensure that administration aspects of accounts are in order, build, revise and maintain all sales proposals for AEs. Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university; at least 1+ years related cable experience preferred. Full info HERE (2/10)

MANAGER, DIGITAL MARKETING >>
A+E NETWORKS/NYC: Dynamic digital marketer to drive growth in A+E’s Digital business by acquiring OTT, mobile, and website video streamers for A&E, HISTORY and Lifetime brands. Leverage owned, earned, and paid marketing tactics. 5 years’ experience with direct response digital marketing. Full info HERE (2/9)

LEARN/UPDATE/REFINE YOUR EXCEL SKILLS
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MEDIA EXECUTIVE CONSULTANT
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AROUND ROBIN PRODUCTION COMPANY/WASHINGTON, DC: Looking for a Media Executive Consultant who can connect a content creator with distribution partners. Will be tasked with consulting production company on strategy of selling content. Must have experience in sales, traditional and digital media, and distribution strategy Full info HERE (2/9)

KEY ART DESIGNER/SENIOR DESIGNER >>
SJI ASSOCIATE/REMOTE:
Looking for a passionate designer, enthusiastic about working on creative and conceptual design projects. The designer will work within a team of Art Directors and Designers to create high impact key art, and streaming platform product art. Candidates should be well versed in design principles for both print and digital deliverables. 7+ years agency experience, background in entertainment design preferred. Full info HERE (2/9)

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Build the boards, layouts and presentations that inspire work to be made.
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Can synthesize complex information into sellable ideas that inspire clients, agency leaders, and creatives.
Programmatic & Data Manager
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Translates client strategy, business goals and consumer data into compelling concepts.
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Knowledge of Service Design, design systems, and agile methodologies.
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Analyze software requirements and/or any corresponding technical specifications and implement these assigned development tasks using various web technologies.
Senior Developer, Web/Windows
SiriusXM
Irving TX

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Lead a team of developers to deliver a highly available and reliable web application for our program directors.
Technical Lead, Music Lab
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Delivers high quality software components with minimal defects; identifies and resolves errors and related software problems.
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Design interfaces that allow users to easily understand complex relationships, visualize trends, and explore forecasted scenarios.
Senior Software Engineer
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Serve as a content and content consumption subject-matter expert (SME) to be a resource to key stakeholders throughout the company.
Manager, Content Insights
Lionsgate
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https://jobs.lionsgate.com/go/View-All-Openings/8023300/

Lead a team of 5-8 engineers, guiding their careers, writing performance reviews, and making compensation related decisions.
Senior Manager, Software Engineering
Pandora
SiriusXM
Oakland CA

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Collaborate with product managers, engineers and other design team members.
Senior Product Designer
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Processing entity and legal setup, accounting structure, insurance, and assisting in get each show up and running.
Production Executive, Docs
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EXECUTIVE MOVES

Walt Disney Television promoted Rob Mills to EVP, Unscripted and Alternative Entertainment. Mills was previously SVP, Alternative Series, Specials and Late-Night Programming at ABC Entertainment.

Nexstar announced the appointment of Jeff Moriarty as EVP and Chief Product Officer, Digital Division. Most recently, Moriarty served as SVP, Consumer Products, at Gannett/USA Today Network,

Jessica Hindlian has joined TransUnion as VP of Channel Partnership and Sales Implementation. Hindlian was previously SVPof Product Management at Nielsen.

Former Starz CEO Chris Albrecht, who joined Legendary in December 2019 to launch Legendary Global, will take over all TV operations as the company consolidates its domestic and international divisions. Nick Pepper, President of Legendary Television for the past three years, will move to an executive producer role on projects he developed.

Crown Media Family Networks has tapped Josef Robey as Director of Product (VOD). Prior to joining Crown Media, Robey served as a digital consultant, developing product strategies for various digital video startups.

UP Entertainment has hired Stephanie Shuler in the newly formed role of VP, People Solutions & Compliance. Shuler was most recently the Group Vice President of Human Resources for NN, Inc.’s Life Sciences division.

Sky Studios announced the promotions of Stephen Land, Founder and CEO of Jupiter Entertainment; Stephen Land to Chairman of Jupiter Holdings and Senior Adviser, Sky Studios; and current Jupiter Entertainment President Patrick Reardon to President of Jupiter Holdings.

Mark Bauch, has joined Imagine’s film group as SVP, Features. Prior to joining the features department, Bauch was SVP of Imagine Television, working on projects across drama and comedy.

Tubular Labs appointed Scott Ernst as CEO. Ernst most recently led Japan-based Macromill to a successful IPO in 2017.

CBC announced a new scripted content team: Jennifer Shin will join CBC as Director of Development, Comedy; Lea Marin has been named Director of Development, Drama; Sandra Picheca has been promoted to the role of Director of Current Production, Comedy; Sarah Adams has been elevated to the role of Director of Current Production, Drama; and Ty Hyland has been appointed to the expanded role of Senior Advisor, Production and Business Planning.

Ann Berry has joined Wheelhouse as Chief Investment Officer. Berry was most recently a Partner and Investment Committee member at Cornell Capital.

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