04/29/18: Cynopsis Jobs

Job of the Week
BOOKER, HANNITY
Fox News Channel
NYC

Pitch unique story ideas. Book top tier guests for show. Compile rsrch and pre-interviews from the guests. An extensive rolodex & ability to book everyone from high-profile guests, politicians & people at the center of major news stories.

Full info/apply HERE

CynopsisJOBS
Good morning. It’s Sunday April 29, 2018 and this is your first early morning Jobs briefing!

In today’s Jobs news: Booking positions open at Fox News‘ Hannity; Sesame Workshop is looking for a Sr. Paralegal; and Ted Lim set to join MGM as SVP of strategic planning & corporate development.
“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”
— Michael Jordan
A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE
Uniting media’s most philanthropic teams 
The Cynopsis Social Good Awards
Tuesday, May 22nd | 8:30am – 10:30am | The Yale Club, NYC

Join us for the  Cynopsis Social Good Awards  as we celebrate the companies, programming, campaigns and people who have made the most of their role in media to benefit the community.  Take a look at the finalists who continue to wow us with their philanthropic approach and be sure your team is there to accept the recognition you deserve!
CYNOPSIS JOBS
JOB OPENING: MARKETING/EXECUTIVE ASST/Cause+Effect/NYC: Creative content agency seeks intelligent, driven & extremely organized candidate to mng social media & assist in the day-to-day operations of the studio. Prior exposure to ad/TV industry & extensive exp w/social media. PDF Resume to: [email protected] (5/5)
 
JOB OPENING: PROGRAMMATIC SALES PLANNER/NBCU/NYC: Partner w/ Sales & internal constituents to achieve marketers’ objectives within our leading edge Audience Studio team; incl  pitch-to-pay workflow for programmatic guaranteed. Programmatic tech exp is a must!  2+yrs dig media exp media plan’g or client service role. Apply HERE (5/5)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, SALES SYSTEMS ANALYSIS & DEVELOPMENT/The CW Network/NYC: For the Media Sales & Planning dept. Provide advance systems analysis, development, project management, and acts as liaison between business/technology areas. 5+ yrs related exp. Full info/apply HERE (5/4)

 
JOB OPENING: SR PARALEGAL/Sesame Workshop/NYC: Temp contract position. Exp’d detail-oriented person w/1st-rate comm skills to work w/a tight knit legal team on a variety of matters incl those related to TV dvlpmnt & prod. 5+ yrs relevant paralegal exp working in an in-house or prod co enviro req’d. Full info/apply HERE (5/4)


JOB OPENING:
BOOKER, VARNEY/FOX Business Network/NYC: Book dynamic and high-profile guests for top-rated business program daytime bringing in new guests. 4+ yrs TV news exp. Identify/pitch stories and guests appropriate for the show and each individual hour. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

 
JOB OPENING: BOOKER, HANNITY/Fox News Channel/NYC: Pitch unique story ideas. Book top tier guests for show. Compile rsrch and pre-interviews from the guests. An extensive rolodex & ability to book everyone from high-profile guests, politicians & people at the center of major news stories. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/BOOKER, Hannity/Fox News Channel/NYC: creative and highly motivated Associate Producer to book top-tier guests. high interest in politics, current events & cultural stories that generate buzz on social media. 3-5 yrs exp in brdcst TV or the political world. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: SR ANDROID DEVELOPER/Fox News Channel/NYC: play a key role in building our native mobile architecture, influencing our mobile development stack, and developing enterprise-level applications .Focus is phone, tablet & other OTT platforms. 5+ yrs android dev incl JAVA a must. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/Fox News Channel/NYC: Exceptional story teller & exp’d assoc prod/writer for fast paced daytime and weekend newscasts. Monitor constantly for major breaking news. 3+ yrs national or large market local news exp. Solid news judgement & grasp of politics a must. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/Fox Business Network/NYC: Highly motivated, creative & proactive  assoc prod to work closely with a reporter on daily stories and be asked to help do background reporting on those stories. 2 yrs exp TV background. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MULTIPLATFORM EDITOR/E! NEWS & ONLINE/Universal City CA: Resp for programming content on the front doors of E! News on desktop, mobile web, daily email newsletter & in app. Ensure the right content is reaching the right aud. 5+ yr dig media exp, incl some cross-platform prgrmmng using CMSs. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL SALES MGR/Nexstar Media Group WRBL-TV 3/Columbus, GA: Must be an expert in digital & cross platform sales, have a solid understanding of the marketplace & effective asset packaging solutions to maximize our revenue. Min 3 yrs exp dig mktg exp. Full info/create acct/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING:
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR/Eko/NYC: Serve as a leader/liaison between Eko’s strategic partners & internal teams; continue building current relationships with dist and content partners to grow. Min 7 yrs exp w/dist and/or content partnerships at a media co. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

 
JOB OPENING: MGR, MULTIPLATFORM ANALYTICS/NBC Universal Kids/NYC: Experience analyzing, interpreting and presenting data a must. 4+ yrs exp in research at a media or advertising org. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, DIGITAL MEASUREMENT STRATEGY/NBC Entertainment/NYC: provide metric implementation strategy on a variety of digital products including websites, apps, and video, and ensure accuracy. 3-5 years of digital analytics experience. Full info/apply HERE (5/2)

JOB OPENING: SEGMENT PRODUCER/Spectrum/NYC: Ensure that all necessary elements in segments, packages and live shots are delivered accurately, creatively in a timely fashion. Min 4 yrs editorial experience working in news production (broadcast network or cable morning shows pref’d). Full info/apply HERE (5/2)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCER/Spectrum/Syracuse NY: Responsible for producing newly-created, live, morning local newscast, including daily content creation & decision-making3+ yrs TV news exp preferred live news programming (or show relaunch exp.  Knowledge of social media platforms. Full info/apply HERE (5/2)

JOB OPENING: CREATIVE DIRECTOR/Science/LA: Strong eye to oversee creative dev of promo cmpgns, branding & cross-promo mktg initiatives for Science Channel. Create viewer loyalty & build ratings thru brand character & personality. Inspire staff & freelancers to strengthen ntwrk voice. 10+ yrs promo/mktg exp req’d. Full info/apply HERE (5/1)

 
JOB OPENING: EXECUTIVE PRODUCER 2 needed/StudioNow/Palo Alto/Bay Area: 2 new EP roles onsite with a Fortune 100 client’s internal comms group. 1st EP = Modern Video Prod Strategy, 2nd EP = Corp Event Prod. Need talented, smart, creative client-focused leaders w/deep exp in video and event prod. Full info/apply HERE (5/1)

JOB OPENING: DISTRIBUTION & LICENSING SALES MANAGER/PAC-12/SF: Develop & maintain a pipeline of prospective distribution partners, focusing on licensing/digital syndication outlets and small MVPDs. Full posting/Apply HERE (5/1)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL RESEARCH DIRECTOR/NBCU/NYC: NBCU Owned Stations looking for a dynamic, creative, Adobe Analytics leader to guide the reporting & analytics across divisions’ digital properties. Min 4 yrs of Research and/or Analytics experience using Adobe Analytics. Full info/apply HERE (5/1)
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OTHER JOBS OF INTEREST

Build large-scale batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworks like Scalding, Scio, Storm, Spark and the Google Cloud Platform.
Senior Software Engineer – Data
Spotify
NYC
 
Driving new layouts/initiatives for the platform.
Art Director, Special Platforms
Thrillist
NYC
 
Design/layout multiple daily top-snaps for animations, flat content for long-form editorial, and video content for daily editions.
Designer, Special Platforms
Thrillist
NYC
 
Manage Audio/Visual infrastructure and its interconnectivity with LAN, WAN and other IT infrastructure.
Senior Multimedia Systems Engineer
iHeartMedia
NYC
 
Write clean, concise, readable code that follows common design patterns and principles.
Senior Software Engineer I, Roku
Discovery
NYC
 
Collaborate with a small, autonomous team of developers, designers, and product owners to find end-to-end solutions to important problems.
Senior Android Engineer
Spotify
Boston MA
 
Ensuring adequate human resources are available to complete development tasks including FTE’s and contract work.
Senior Director – Digital Instruction
Discovery
Silver Spring MD
 
Collaborate with external partners in the fields of educational technology, natural language processing, speech synthesis, and neural nets.
Senior Web Developer
PBS
Arlington VA
 
Develop and maintain editorial calendar for PBS Kids for Parents. Define the content strategy, editorial and operational goals and KPIs for each project.
Content Manager, PBS KIDS for Parents
PBS
Arlington VA
 
Takes conceptual direction and develops computer-aided design, art work, and layout solutions to meet creative objectives of clients.
Digital Ad Designer
iHeartMedia
Charlotte NC
 
Partners with team lead to identify technical requirements and alternatives to accomplish project.
Senior Staff Data Engineer
Disney
Burbank CA
 
Responsible for the execution of creative projects from concept to completion, translating creative strategies that function with marketing objectives.
Graphic Designer – Social Media & Digital
Illumination Entertainment
Santa Monica CA
 
Maintain current project list/job status sheet for all style guide projects.
Project Manager, Creative Marketing
Illumination Entertainment
Santa Monica CA
 
Contribute to the design and implementation of critical infrastructure and DevOps processes for features used by millions of users.
DevOps Manager
TuneIn
San Francisco CA
 
Work with mobile engineers from each platform to implement new features and address bugs.
Senior Software Engineer (Media Player)
TuneIn
San Francisco CA
EXECUTIVE MOVES

Paula Kaplan
joins Viacom Digital Studios as EVP of talent and development. She most recently was head of live content at Awesomeness TV and before that spent 20 years at Viacom net Nickelodeon.
 
Also at Viacom, Nina L. Diaz was promoted to president, programming and development for MTV, VH1 and Logo Group. Diaz previously held the post of EVP, programming and development, unscripted for MTV and VH1 since November 2016.

Fifteen-year Sony Pictures Television veteran Dawn Steinberg was promoted to EVP, worldwide talent & casting, adding international productions to her current responsibilities.
 
Ted Lim will join MGM May 14 as SVP of strategic planning & corporate development. Lim most recently served as SVP of strategy and business development at Participant Media.
 
Content and marketing company Big Block brought in Robin Resella as the creative director. Prior to joining Big Block, Resella worked as creative director at Mirada Studios.
 
High Noon Entertainment promoted Scott Feeley to president.
 

Metro Goldwyn Mayer elevated Deblina Chakrabarty, Guro Viddal and Shaila Chopra to Vice President, International Television Distribution, Europe, Middle East and Africa.


 
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