08/01/17: Cynopsis Jobs

Job of the Week

10+ yrs exp managing day-to-day production on assigned scripted series. Creative prob solver, great communicator. Exp wking with crews & tax incentives across the country & across the world. Provide leadership & oversight of physical production of scripted series and specials. Deliver compelling programming that meets creative expectations.

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Good morning. It’s Tuesday August 1, 2017 and this is your first early morning Jobs briefing!


MEDIA SALES PLANNER/Z LIVING/NYC: Asst in daily maint of media schedules. Strong math, written & comm skills. Knowledge of media math, including CPM calculations a must. Ability to work w/sales plan’g system Wide Orbit Network. Resumes: HERE (8/5)
JOB OPENING: AD SALES ASST/Z LIVING/NYC: Detail oriented, flex & independent worker w/exc orgnztn, comm & interpersonal skills. BA deg & ability to multi task a must. Proficient in PP Excel, Word. Wide Orbit a +.  Working w/mult depts such as sales acct to keep deals on track thru finance & billing. Resume HERE (8/5)
JOB OPENING: AD SALES RESEARCH MGR/Z LIVING/NYC: Work closely w/team’s SVP & sales staff to create strategic & customized research presentations. Min 5 yrs in media rsrch w/a cable network. Solid knwlg Nielsen ratings & understanding of ad sales process and needs. Resumes HERE (8/5)

 SR COUNSEL, DIST & BIZ DEV/VIACOM/NYC: Draft, review & negotiate a variety of agreements arising from the distribution of the VMN/BETN programming services & related content on a broad array of media platforms (e.g., cable & satellite TV, telco, wireless, internet, IPTV), w/a focus on distribution agreements. 4-7 yrs exp req  Apply (8/4)

JOB OPENING: VP, PRODUCTION/AMC STUDIO/LA: 10+ yrs exp managing day-to-day production on assigned scripted series. Creative prob solver, great communicator. Exp wking with crews & tax incentives across the country & across the world. Provide leadership & oversight of physical production of scripted series and specials. Deliver compelling programming that meets creative expectations. Full info/apply HERE (8/4) 

JOB OPENING: SR MANAGER-PUBLICITY/TLC/NYC: Talented PR professional to create buzz for TLC programming and overall brand.Create/implement publicity campaigns, dev press strgy, pitch talent and prgmming. Work closely across depts & serve as NYC comms rep. 6-8 yrs exp, TV publicity exp pref’d. Apply (8/4)

ADVANCED TV SALES/EYEVIEW/NY: Eyeview (leader in outcome based video marketing) is hiring a Seller to drive revenue for Addressable & Connected TV, packaging it w/digital & social video offerings to drive sales outcomes. 5+ yrs exp TV sales/buying Apply: http://grnh.se/8n5gyu1 (8/3)


JOB OPENING: SR. DIR, CO-PROD & ACQ/LIFETIME/NY: Manage the development & prod of original films & int’l co-prods at both series & film level. 5+ yrs network, studio or prod company exp ideally focused on scripted prgmg. Apply: www.aenetworks.com/career.html (8/3)


JOB OPENING: VP, PAID MEDIA A&E AND LIFETIME/A+E NETWORKS/NY: The VP will construct an innovative approach to data based media strategy & planning that will meet business goals & effectively use A+E assets in marketing each brand. Full Info/Apply HERE (8/3)

DIRECTOR, ANALYTICS/GSN TV/Santa Monica: 5+ yrs in rsrch, data analytics/data science; Fam w/syndicated rsrch software. Analyze consumer data (quantitative/qualitative), incl: consumption trends, traffic patterns etc. BA deg statistics, math or applied quantitative field. Res/cover HERE (8/3)


JOB OPENING: RESEARCH MGR/Animal Planet/NY: Direct primary rsrch efforts/analysis of Nielsen data to inform ntwk dev/prod, mktg strtgies, etc. Turn data into stories w/ actionable results. Find insights to spprt aud building initiatives. Expert on changing TV biz . Prof w/ Nielsen data/systems & 5+ yrs mrkt rsrch exp reqd. Full info/apply HERE (8/3)

JOB OPENING: SALES PLANNER/MARATHON VENTURES: Join team-oriented leader in national direct response TV ad sales. Attention to detail, min. 2-3 yrs experience in TV traffic or sales support required. Wide Orbit, OSI or Broadway a plus. Resumes: HERE(8/3)

SR MANAGEMENT MEASUREMENT & INSIGHT/Fullscreen/NYC: Analyze/synthesize data to help support the brand group. Dvlp/execute dynamic measurement & insights prgrms for clients. 8 yrs exp w/in media or advertising rsrch. Exp w/social/video analytics tools & passion for You Tube. Full info/apply HERE (8/3)

DIRECTOR, STRATEGIC CONTENT & NEWS PARTNERSHIPS/CNBC/Englewood Cliffs NJ: Drive pioneering growth initiatives & partnerships for CNBC Bus. Day, Events, & Digital.  5+yrs exp at a news organization or other major media enterprise. Full info/apply HERE (8/3)

MANAGER, SALES ADMIN/NBCU/LA: Review and interpret deal summaries and license agreements in order to enter and maintain license terms in contract/availability management and inventory system. Full info/apply HERE (8/3

JOB OPENING: PRGRM ACQUISITIONS MGR/Films Media Group/NY: 3+yrs exp acquisi.; factual prgmng knwlg; solid ind contacts; exp: educ & learning; self-starter & deal-maker; BA/BS req, Res to: [email protected] EOE (8/2)

JOB OPENING: SR MANAGER, DIGITAL AD PRODUCTS/A+E Networks/NY: Help diversity A+E Networks ad product line up, by creating ground breaking ad products, certifying new partners, devices and points of distribution, and owning the product education, maintenance, and specification process. Full Info/Apply HERE (8/2)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCER, NEWS/NYC: Plan & coord production of NewsHourWeekend – story dev thru post-prod & delivery; min 4yrs multimed exp, incl exp in dealing w/a wide range of contemporary issues; news exp a must. Exceptional written/verbal comm & presentation skills. Full info/apply HERE (8/2)

JOB OPENING: SR ANALYST, TV RESEARCH/CAA/LA: Produce written analysis & presentations for represented properties for brdcst/cbl/synd/OTT programs. Min 3 yrs exp TV rsch related to synd TV pref’d. Brdcst/cble ntwk exp a +. BA deg required. Full info/apply HERE (8/2)

JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR PRESENTATION DESIGN & CREATIVE SERVICES/CBS/NYC: Design, produce & edit sales materials. Min 6 yrs industry exp. Ability to communicate media research. Advanced skills in PowerPoint, Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign. Full info/apply HERE (7/25)

JOB OPENING: SR. PICTURE EDITOR/Photography/A+E/NY: Develop & evolve the photographic direction across all editorial platforms. 5+ yrs exp in either the photographic, design or art industries. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite. Est’d vendor relationships & contacts. Apply: HERE (7/25)  

JOB OPENING: MANAGER, INTEGRATED SPONSORSHIPS & SALES/PAC-12/LA: Drive team performance and sales of AE’s the LA office. You will also be an evangelist for, and successfully sell, all of Pac-12 Networks properties including national and local TV, digital, and sponsorships. For full posting/apply HERE (7/25) 
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Vox Media
Analyzing audience data usage, audience campaigns and identifying under-monetized groups of display inventory.
Senior Analyst, Audience Data
Vox Media
Working on multidisciplinary projects with a full team consisting of Art Directors, Copywriters and Account Managers.
Sid Lee
Work with Account Managers and Planners to ensure creative concepts are on brand and strategically sound.
Creative Director, Design
The management, direction, and application of disciplines on a work stream.
Planning Director
Expertise designing and architecting highly scalable and highly available backend applications.
Senior Node Backend/API Engineer
Vice Media
Brooklyn NY
Standardization and ownership of all 3rd party advertising code (DFP, MOAT, Krux, Umbel, etc.) placement and policy to support multiplatform rollouts.
Digital Ad Engineer
Vice Media
Brooklyn NY
Build and present concepts and programs, both for clients and for new business proposals and opportunities.
VP Digital Strategist & Account Management
Washington D.C
Create and facilitate efficient and clear project management system
Director of Project Management
Marcel Digital
Chicago IL
Serve as thought leader for the agency, clients, and marketing community.
Director of Paid Media
Marcel Digital
Chicago IL
Participate in developing and delivering compelling program presentations or new business presentations to clients.
Director, Digital Strategy
Raleigh NC
Brainstorm and create concepts for best-in-class user experiences.
Experience Designer
Austin TX
Make informed recommendations to improve media experience with digital rights management products, the supporting workflows.
Software Developer—Media
Englewood CO
Monitors network resources, utilization, and provides trend analysis using tools like LogicMonitor, Infinistream, Cacti, and StealthWatch.
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Understand, analyze, and immerse yourself in mandates confided in you by the clients, in line with their business objectives.
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Charter Communications
hired Manish Jindal as Group Vice President for wireless R&D. He had been Vice President and CTO of Broadband and Media at Ericsson.
The Hill named Richard Beckman as President. He had been CEO of Prometheus Global Media.
Liza Glucoft has joined Awesomeness TV as Executive Producer of Longform Unscripted Content. Previously, Glucoft owned her own production company, and had been Head of Video at Thrive Market.

Univision CommunicationsTonia O’Conner was promoted to the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer, aimed at helping the company develop an integrated content monetization strategy and consolidate oversight of the company’s revenue streams. O’Conner had been Chief Commercial Officer and President of Content Distribution.
Lance Paine has been named President of Scott Brothers Global, reporting to co-founders (and Property Brothers) Jonathan and Drew Scott. Previously, Paine was President of the Goo Goo Cluster candy brand.
Jodi Delaney is joining the Television Academy Foundation as Executive Director. Delaney was most recently Chief Development Officer at the Youth Policy Institute.
National Geographic Partners named Chris Spencer as Executive Vice President, Creative. The HBO vet will oversee the premium marketing creative strategy and execution for the NGP portfolio.
Experience agency Huge Toronto has appointed Emily Bond and Vassilios “Vass” Alexiou as General Manager and Group Director of Creative, respectively. Bond joins the company from Razorfish Toronto, where she helped develop the office’s Canadian market strategy, while Vass was Head of Experience Design at Marks and Spencer.
WNET promoted Kellie Castruita Specter to Chief Marketing and Engagement Officer. Most recently, she served as Senior Director of Communications and Marketing.

Urban One announced a leadership change at TV One. Michelle Rice was appointed the Interim General Manager, succeeding Brad Siegal, who exited the company. Rice had been Executive Vice President, Content Distribution and Marketing.
The Jackal Group named Susan Lierle as Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs. She had been a business affairs consultant at Twentieth Century Fox Television.
The Television Academy Foundation appointed Jodi Delaney, previously Chief Development Officer at Youth Policy Institute, as Executive Director.
David Cameron joined Target Data Corporation as Vice President of Analytics. He previously held key positions at Nielsen, Merkle and Ameritech.

Lynn Sadofsky has joined Scripps Networks Interactive as a Vice President, Programming and Development for Food Network, Cooking Channel and Travel Channel. Most recently, Sadofsky served as Vice President of Production at National Geographic.  

Bonnie Pan has been named Head of Network for AwesomenessTV, overseeing video and editorial content. Pan was formerly President of Endemol Beyond USA.

Outdoor Sportsman Group appointed Jim Liberatore as President and CEO. Previously, Liberatore was President and CEO of Outdoor Sportsman Group – Networks (Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network).

truTV promoted Maureen Taran to Vice President of Talent. Taran joined the network in 2015 as its first executive in charge of talent.

Jackson Galaxy Enterprises named Marc Kurschner as CEO. Previously, Kurschner was Senior Vice President, Sales at Getty Images, and had been SVP of Global Sales at MediaVest.

Univision’s Communications Inc. named Steve Mandala as President of Advertising Sales and Marketing. He had been Executive Vice President of Advertising Sales.
Big Fish Entertainment hired Jordana Starr as Vice President of Development. She was previously Vice President of Programming at Half Yard Productions.
TSL Products appointed Eric Olsson as Director of Sales. He joins from Telemetrics.
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