05/10/16: Cynopsis Jobs



Comedy/Variety TV show looking for excellent joke writer for staff WGA position. Must be flexible, fast, & positive! Have a unique point of view and lots of ideas. 2 years writing exp is preferred.

Resumes HERE [email protected].


Good morning. It’s Tuesday, May 10, 2016, and this is your weekly issue of Cynopsis: Jobs!


JOB OPENING: ENTERTAINMENT COUNSEL/DORSEY PICTURES/Denver: Reality TV Prod Co. outside Denver Colorado seeking in-house Entertainment Counsel. Successful candidate must be licensed or willing to become licensed in Colorado & have 8-10 yrs of TV exp. Please send resumes and salary requirements to [email protected] (5/14)

JOB OPENING: COMEDY WRITER/COMEDY/VARIETY TV SHOW/LA: Comedy/Variety TV show looking for excellent joke writer for staff WGA position. Must be flexible, fast, & positive! Have a unique point of view and lots of ideas. 2 years writing exp is preferred. Resumes HERE [email protected] (5/14)

JOB OPENING: SVOD SUBSCRIPTION MARKETING DIRECTOR/TCM FilmStruck/ATL: Play a lead role in dvlpmnt of Turner’s first domestic (SVOD) business, FilmStruck. Drive forecasts & results for FilmStruck subscriptions & revenues. Previous exp w/a subscription service. Full info/apply HERE (5/14) 

JOB OPENING: JUNIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE/Adspace Networks/LA: Entrepreneurial spirit wanted! 1-3 years’ experience with media agency or media sales; supports SVP of West Coast Sales, manage developmental accounts. 65K+. Resumes to: [email protected] (5/14)

JOB OPENING: SR COORD PRODUCER – PROG & PROD/Discovery/NY or LA: Producer w/creative audience engagement ideas to prod/manage multiplatform content. Manage reversion/reloads to bring fresh eyes to linear. Partner cross-departmentally to oversee strategic vision/direction of ntwk programming. Full info/apply HERE (5/14)

JOB OPENING: MGR OF ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING, MEDIA OPS/Crown Media Family Networks/LA: Oversee delivery of Orig Programming media: completed movies, series, specials, etc. Assure quality control & timely delivery of media. BA req & min 5 yrs exp in post prod. Apply HERE (5/13)

JOB OPENING: HC OPERATIONS SPECIALIST/Crown Media Family Networks/LA: Acquire & position all secondary elements that play in channel origination. Verifies on-air prgrmng, commercials & promotions are delivered. Min 3 yrs exp TV ntwrk operations & linear channel playout/automation. Apply HERE (5/13)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCTION ACCOUNTING ANALYST/Crown Media Family Networks/LA: Review film prod budgets, cash flows & implement & review reporting. Day to day accounting & financial analysis support for Prod /Accting/Legal. Min 3 yrs exp prod accting or finance. Apply HERE (5/13)

JOB OPENING: MANAGING DIRECTOR, DIGITAL ADVERTISING/NASCAR/CLT or NYC: Mng digital advertising & sales strategy, activation for clients across NASCAR’s digital media platform. 7 yrs ent or media digital ad sales. Proven-track rec running dig sales. Full info/apply HERE (5/13)

JOB OPENING: AD SALES PLANNER/TENNIS CHANNEL/Santa Monica CA: Provide support for all aspects of the ad sales process. Create media plans with pricing and planning direction 3 yrs Ad Sales ind exp. Sales Assistant /Financial Planning /Rsrch exp a +. Full info/apply HERE (5/12)

JOB OPENING: TRAFFIC & FORMATTING SPECIALIST/MLB/NYC: Schedule commercial units on broadcast log in accordance with established traffic guidelines and procedures. Min 3-5 yrs of Traffic exp, pref in a nat’l ntwrk. BA deg req’d; Comm or related major is pref’d. Resume HERE (5/12) 

JOB OPENING: SR. MANAGER, DIGITAL ATTRIBUTION & MEDIA OPT/Comcast/Philadelphia: Managing XFINITY.com and other properties focused on online customer acquisitions. Establish unified brand presence across SEM & SEO. 8+ years related experience. Full info/apply HERE (5/12)

JOB OPENING: COORDINATOR, CREATIVE PARTNER/NBUC/LA: Coordinator for Primetime Creative Partnerships team focusing on post-production. 1+ years exp + knowledge of AVID is desired. Full info/apply HERE (5/12)

JOB OPENING: SR MANAGER PHOTO PRODUCTION/NBCU/NYC: Manage photo production for NBC, Universal Television, UCP, Today, NBC News, CNBC, MSNBC & TV Distribution. 5 yrs exp req. Full info/apply HERE (5/11)

JOB OPENING: SR SALES DIRECTOR/Greatist/NYC: Lead cutting edge sales prtnshp for health & wellness co. Mng key agency relationships & new biz opps. 6-8 yrs exp in dig sales role a must. Creative, entreprnrl, indpnt. Highly orgnzd w/strong attention to detail & a real people person. Apply here: http://tinyurl.com/hd55l5r (5/11)

JOB OPENING: RESEARCH ANALYST/NBCU/East Coast: Expertise and active use of Nielsen ratings software including NNTV and Npower. Experience with Nielsen Local and Ibope software a plus. Full info/apply HERE (5/11)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE/ATTN/NYC: Mng full sales lifecycle, from initial outreach thru closing lrg scale, multi-plat branded partnerships. 3-5 yrs dig social, or branded content sales exp prospecting new clients, generating sales leads & closing complex IOs. Full info/apply HERE (5/10)

JOB OPENING: MGR, ON-AIR MEDIA STRATEGY/NAT GEO MUNDO/DC: Bilingual Spanish a must. Guide all network initiatives incl brand dev, planning, scheduling & execution. Must have 5+ yrs Media Planning or TV Network strategy exp. Full info/apply HERE (5/10)

JOB OPENING: SR RESEARCH ANALYST/Discovery/NYC: Detail oriented person to closely monitor performance & provide analysis for linear and digital properties. Devel ntwrk sales positioning presentations. Utilize Nielsen, NPower, StarMedia, MRI, comScore. 2+ yrs media rsrch exp req’d. Full info/apply HERE (5/7)

JOB OPENING: SR RESEARCH ANALYST/NBCU/NYC: Analyze data and leverage research tools to effectively position USA & Syfy networks. 2+ yrs exp. Full info/apply HERE (5/7)

JOB OPENING: DMP MGR/NCM/NYC: Mng/leverage NCM’s audience info as a single strategic asset to maximize NCM’s audience characteristics. 6+yrs work exp, 3+ specifically in dig mktg or ad ops. Working knwlg of existing agency DMP strategies a +. Full info/apply HERE (5/6)

JOB OPENING: SR MGR PRICING & PLANNING/AT&T AdWorks/NYC: Mng Plan’g team for Linear, Addressable & Digital Ad Sales.Review/approve proposal pricing & inventory. Oversee process flow from proposal creation thru stewardship & invoicing. Strong media,math & mgr skills req’d. Full info/apply HERE (5/6)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCER, DIGITAL CONTENT/Highlights/Honesdale PA: Dvlp understanding of our brand & nuanced editorial philosophy to ensure that all dig prods & initiatives are brand aligned. 4+ yrs exp online environment incl web dvlpmnt/design, content mngmnt & digital prod. Full info/apply HERE (5/6)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, CONTENT DISTRIBUTION/Viacom/NYC: Support VP mktg w/campaign dvlpmnt on a project-by-project basis from brief to execution Min 7 yrs relevant mktg exp, ideally in a youth mktg strategy role. Digital exp & project mngmnt skills a must. Full info/apply HERE (5/6)

JOB OPENING: SR. DIGITAL RESEARCH ANALYST/A+E Networks/NY: Provide sales-oriented market & competitive research materials, analyzes data from a variety of sources, recommends actionable strategies based on insights, & supports the division’s leadership initiatives. Full Info/Apply HERE (5/5)

JOB OPENING: ACCT EXEC/GLOW/NYC: Mng day to day needs of clients, strong emphasis on client and project management. 3 yrs acct or proj mngt exp pref’d. Prior experience working in digital or social media Strong kwldg of entertainment/pop culture/social.Resume to: [email protected] (5/5)

JOB OPENING: CULTURAL ANALYST, TV & MEDIA/TruthCo./NYC: Use semiotic methods to analyze and decode media. Capable of synthesizing research findings and articulating cultural insights. Understanding of critical theory and semiotics. Client presentation skills are a must. Full info/apply HERE (5/4)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL ACCT EXEC/CHANNEL ONE NEWS/NYC: 2-4 yrs related multi-platform media sales exp specifically w/digital. BA degree bus/mktg or related field. Goal oriented, curious, independent, & incredible work ethic Excellent comm as well as problem solving skills. Resume to: http://bit.ly/1ShExyL (5/3)

JOB OPENING: VP of CLIENT SERVICES/DirectAvenue, Inc/Carlsbad CA: Lead/mng client services team creating an environment that nurtures and supports excellence. 10+ yrs exp in Client Services in an agency environment, pref TV media buying division/agency. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MARKETING MANAGER/NBCU/NYC: NBC Sports Linear & Digital Network Partnerships. Minimum 4 years of marketing-related experience at an agency, media company or sales organization, where the individual participated in presentation, creative and promotions development. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, NETWORK PARTNERSHIPS/NBC Entertainment/NYC: Min 5+ yrs exp in branded entertainment or integrated marketing role at a TV network, media/creative agency, or entertainment co, including Digital/Social partnership experience or multi-platform within the years of experience. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MARKETING MANAGER/NBCU/LA: Minimum 5-7 years of marketing-related experience at an agency, media company or sales organization, where the individual participated in both digital and linear ideation, presentation, creative and promotions development. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MGR, METADATA, ENCODING/A+E Networks/Stamford CT: Tech support & admin of all metadata & partner/vendor publishing related requirements; including XML schema support, new partner on-boarding, publishing error resolution, reporting, etc. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MGR, PROGRAMMING & SCHEDULING/iNDEMAND/NYC: Source, evaluate and schedule content for stunts. Coordinate schedules with affiliates. Manage team of schedulers. BA req’d. 3-4 yrs related exp. Apply: [email protected] (5/3)

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, CONTENT & PARTNERSHIPS/Zenith Optimedia Group/NYC: Newcast, seeks exp’d mgr. to develop and execute cross-platform solutions for key accounts. Partner with planning and activation teams. Apply at: https://goo.gl/atbosc (5/3)

JOB OPENING: PARTNER MARKETING MGR/LA or NY: Lead partner marketing efforts incl channel launches, retail promotions & strategic projects. 7-10 yrs exp in digital & partner/affiliate marketing. Direct exp negotiating deals, & creating/launching mktg campaigns. Full info/apply HERE (5/3)


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Jessica Sebastian has been named Senior Vice President of Development at ITV Entertainment, part of ITV America. She had been Head of Alternative Programming at USA Network.

Social media pioneer theAudience has announced two new additions. Mike Dodge has been named Chief Executive Officer, while Debbie Menin has been appointed Executive Vice President of Strategic Partnerships. Dodge was previously Chief Operating Officer at Evolve Media. Menin was Head of Strategic Partnerships at Federated Media/Media General.

Tommy Coriale has been promoted to General Manager of DIGA. He previously served as Vice President of Production.

Disney Media Distribution and Disney & ESPN Media Networks promoted Mia Rondinella to Senior Vice President, Global Distribution and Strategy and Jimmy Zasowski to Vice President, Business Strategy, Disney & ESPN Media Networks.Previously, Rondinella had been VP, Consumer Data and Analytics at Disney/ABC Television Group, and Zasowski had been Senior Director, Affiliate Sales at Disney & ESPN Media Networks.

India’s Zee TV appointed Sarah Coursey as Regional Head of Syndication. Previously, Coursey has held positions at Zodiak, M.E.G., Newzulu and Distraction Formats.

Jill Ratner was promoted to Executive Vice President, Litigation, for the Fox Entertainment Group. Most recently, Ratner served as SVP, Litigation, where she contributed to cases including WNET v. Aereo.

Catrice Monson was named Senior Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion for CBS Corporation. Monson has worked with the CBS Labor Relations Group since 2000.

Two major moves at Syfy: Paul Shapiro, Senior Vice President of Original Content, and Erik Storey, Senior Vice President of Original Programming, have both exited the network. It’s all part of the executive restructuring in NBCUniversal’s entertainment cable group, which put scripted operations of Syfy, USA Network, Bravo and E! under Executive Vice President of Scripted Content Bill McGoldrick.

Daniel Tibbets has been named President and General Manager of El Rey Network.  He last served as Machinima’s Chief Content Officer.

IAB Technology Laboratory has promoted Alanna Gombert to General Manager of the global digital media industry standards body. She joined IAB Tech Lab and IAB in February as Deputy Manager of the Tech Lab, and Vice President, Technology and Ad Operations for IAB. Gombert was also named Senior Vice President for Technology and Ad Operations at the Interactive Advertising Bureau.

Adam Wiener has been named Executive Vice President and General Manager, CBS Local Digital Media. He previously served as Senior Vice President, Content, Community and Operations with the company.

Stephen Cox has joined IFC as Vice President of Publicity, reporting to SVP Sallie Schoneboom. Most recently, Cox was Director, PR at Syfy.

Havas today announced the appointment of Erh Ray and Gal Barradas, currently Co-CEOs of BETC Sao Paulo, as Co-CEOs of Havas Creative Group Brazil. In addition to their current roles as partners and Co-CEOs of BETC Sao Paulo, Ray and Barradas will lead Havas creative agencies in Brazil, including Arnold, Havas Worldwide, and Havas Worldwide Digital.

Telemunudo Studios promoted Pearla Farias to Senior Vice President, Scripted Development and Carmen Urbane to Senior Vice President, Scripted Productions. Previously, Farias was VP of Novela Development at Telemundo and Urbane was VP of Novela Production, Telemundo Studios.

Rive Gauche Television tapped Julie Pifher to serve as Vice President of Development. Pifher comes from Workaholic Productions, where she was Executive Producer for TLC’s My Giant Life.

Ayo Davis was appointed Head of Talent and Casting for ABC Entertainment and ABC Studios. Davis held the position on an interim basis after the departure of Keli Lee, now Managing Director of International Content and Talent for ABC Entertainment.

MTV made several appointments. Jacqueline Parkes, longtime Chief Marketing Officer of Major League Baseball and the first female CMO in professional sports, has been named Executive Vice President of Marketing and Creative. Eli Lehrer, who last served as Senior Vice President and Head of Non-Fiction Programming at Lifetime, will oversee MTV2 as Executive Vice President. Kristin Frank, formerly Executive Vice President of Connected Content for MTV and VH1, will take on a new role as Executive Vice President of Strategy, Revenue & Operations. Erik Flannigan, previously Executive Vice President at Viacom’s Music & Entertainment Group, joins MTV in the newly created roll of Executive Vice President of Music/Events Strategy and Development.

Chip Smith has been appointed Executive Vice President Public Affairs at Rupert Murdoch’s 21 Century Fox empire. Smith was a co-founder and CEO of The Glover Park Group.

Elizabeth Boykewich has been upped to Senior Vice President, Casting and Talent, at Freeform. She joined joined then ABC Family in 2005 to lead the casting department.

Calandria Meadows has been named to the newly-created position of Vice President, Social Media and Digital Content for Bounce TV, Grit, Escape and LAFF. Meadows was previously at Turner, where she led social program development for TNT, TBS and TCM.

Tigress Productions has made changes to its leadership team. Sarah Swingler previously Executive Producer with sister company, Dragonfly, steps in as Managing Director. Catherine Welton, formerly Executive Producer at RDF West, has been appointed Creative Director.

Veteran producer Lorraine Richard joins Montreal TV production company Zone3 to create AD LIB +. Richard will serve as President.

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