Job of the Week

Mng, plan & track all deliverables for project team incl. social, digital, mktg & creative assets. Work closely w/media plan’g, design, press, integrated mktg & talent. Exc client-facing & internal comm skills. Strong written & verbal comm skills.

Resume [email protected]

Good morning. It’s Wednesday April 18, 2018 and this is your first early morning Jobs briefing!

In Jobs news: Openings at Paramount Network, Pearl Studio and Music Choice, and a promotion for Vishnu Athreya at Cartoon Network.
The Cynopsis Social Good Awards
Tuesday, May 22nd | 8:30am – 10:30am | NYC
Given the remarkable initiatives and groundbreaking campaigns that we received for this year’s  Cynopsis Social Good Awards , we’re thrilled to announce this year’s finalists whose efforts are bringing communities into a much brighter place for the new year.
VIEW FINALISTS                      EVENT INFO                REGISTER
JOB OPENING: FREELANCE PROJECT MGR/PARAMOUNT NETWORK/NYC: Mng, plan & track all deliverables for project team incl. social, digital, mktg & creative assets. Work closely w/media plan’g, design, press, integrated mktg & talent. Exc client-facing & internal comm skills. Strong written & verbal comm skills. Resume [email protected] (4/24)

DIRECTOR, HUMAN RESOURCES/Telemundo KNTV/San Jose: Provide strategic HR leadership for NBC Bay Area TV Stations (NBC Bay Area and Telemundo 48). Min 7 yrs professional HR exp. Fluent in Spanish – verbal and written. Full info/apply HERE (4/24)

SALES ASSISTANT/GSN/Chicago: Provide sales support to Exec Dir, Acct Execs & Planners. Deal Maintenance, traffic, mtg prep & admin duties. Strong math skills a must, MS Office, knowledge of gen media terms. BA/BS deg min req’d. Full info/apply HERE (4/24)

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT/Pearl Studio LLC/NYC: Exec Asst to Chief Creative Officer. 2+ yrs working exp. Native English speaker, mandarin proficiency a +. Strong skills in comm, prioritization, organization & follow-thru. Works well under pressure. Thrives in a demanding/fast-paced enviro. Full info/apply HERE (4/24)

JOB OPENING: FREELANCE ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/EDITOR/PARAMOUNT NETWORK/NYC: Work in brand creative dept for Paramount Network, producing and editing promos and short form content. Prior experience in scripted programming a plus. Resume to: [email protected] (4/23)

/Clio Awards/NYC:
Drive growth for our Clio Entertainment, Music and Sports programs. 4+ years biz dev, B2B sales, start-up, ad agency or mktg exp. Must be detail-oriented, creative and possess excellent communication, CRM and Excel skills. Apply HERE

: DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS/PAC-12 CONFERENCE/SF: Extensive exp in strategic communications, expertise in corporate communications, issues management, brand communications, crisis management, thought leadership, executive communications and all aspects of communications writings. Full posting/apply HERE (4/23)
JOB OPENING: SVP PUBLIC PROGRAMMING/The Paley Center for Media/NYC: Dvlp strategic vision, creation & implementation for Public Programs in NY & LA. 15+ yrs exp producng relvnt & note-worthy programs in entertainment, media & sports. Contacts w/TV networks, actors, celebrities, showrunners a must. Full info/apply HERE (4/23)
JOB OPENING: SALES PLANNER/MUSIC CHOICE TV/NYC: Resp for development/fulfillment of integrated media plans & proposals across all Music Choice television platforms for advertising clients. 1-2 yrs media or sales plan’g/assistant at an agency or ntwrk. Solid understanding of media math. Full info HERE (4/23)
August 2nd, 2018 | 11:30am – 4pm | NYC
Sponsored by TV Time
“There is nothing more important to the industry than audience measurement. Each year, tens of billions of dollars are invested based on their results. In the upcoming year, there will be a major transformation.” – Brad Adgate (Industry consultant & measurement guru)
Join us for a thoughtful and candid examination of cross-platform video measurement.

Serve as a standard bearer for client’s brand messaging and identity, maintaining the quality of design throughout all phases of the project.
Senior Designer
Use your knowledge of inter-connected systems to architect applications, and partner with client and 3rd party tech teams to drive projects execution.
Technology Lead
Analyze program results, translate the data, and use it to create internal and external tools and references.
Senior Director Media
Ensures consistency and maintainability across projects by creating, maintaining, and enforcing standards and best practices procedures for implementing quality technical solutions.
Director of Technology
The Sr. Designer will work with the Art Director, Creative Director, Marketing, and Social teams to create assets supporting Showtime Digital Marketing. .
Senior Designer
Showtime Networks
Under oversight of the Director, Social Marketing, build strategy and lead day-to-day execution of paid social media campaigns with the primary objective of driving subscriber growth.
Manager, Acquisition Social Marketing
Showtime Networks
Managing and mentoring the associate planner in gathering creative spec data, developing insertion orders, trafficking and monitoring campaigns.
Media Planner
Manage and maintain multi-vendor, multi-protocol enterprise and production networks.
Senior Network Engineer
Bristol CT
Instituting frameworks across project and campaign lifecycles, including measurement plans, primary and secondary research, and performance reporting
Senior Analyst, Data and Analytics
Detroit IL
Extend and maintain existing frameworks, actively identifying areas for improvement and implementing the changes.
Senior Software Engineer, iOS
Austin TX
Create new metrics to evaluate the business as we evolve.
Ads Product Strategy Lead
Menlo Park CA
Use analytical models to identify insights that are used to drive key decisions across the organization.
Data Scientist
Menlo Park CA
Already great at work on both effectively crafting an optimal user experience and architecting scalable and reliable systems.
Senior Software Engineer, Android
Redwood City CA
Development of new and existing ESPN apps for the Android platform from conceptualization to launch.
Senior Android Engineer
Los Angeles CA
Constantly cultivate relationships with prospective buyers in digital and traditional entertainment.
Head of Buzzfeed Studio
Los Angeles CA

Digital media company LiveXLive appointed Michael Zemetra as Chief Financial Officer. Zemetra most recently served as the divisional chief financial officer for the business cloud division of j2 Global. “I’m excited to take on this new role at LiveXLive during an incredible time of growth in digital media,” Zemetra tells Cynopsis, “and look forward to helping our company scale as we continue to achieve significant benchmarks.” Said CEO Robert Ellin, “We are confident that Michael will be an important leader to help guide LiveXLive as we continue to grow our business verticals across music, entertainment and digital medias.”
Vishnu Athreya was upped to Senior Vice President, Programming at Cartoon Network. Athreya adds series development for Boomerang to his purview.

Management and production company The Cartel appointed former President of Brownstone Entertainment and Fascination Street Drew Brown as Head of Television. Brown will be based in the company’s LA office.

FremantleMedia North America hired Kevin Blanchette as Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications. Blanchette most recently served as head of Hulu Originals Marketing.
TV tracking app TV Time appointed Anne Dailey as Vice President of Sales. Previously, Dailey served as Director of Business Development for Ad Agencies and Media Companies at Nielsen. Alex von Krogh also joined TV Time, as Vice President of Sales. Von Krogh was most recently Director of Business Development for the Non-Traditional Group at Nielsen.

Stacey Adams was appointed Vice President, Current Programming for ABC Entertainment. She joins from CBS, where she also served as VP, Current Programming.


New cross-platform innovation and integrations group, CBS EYE MAX named Linda Rene as Executive Vice President, Primetime Sales and Innovation. Also joining the team are Antoinette Clarke, Vice President, Branded Entertainment and Media Innovation, CBS Daytime; Cristin DeVries, Branded Entertainment and Media Innovation, CBS Primetime; and Despina Legakis, Director, Branded Entertainment and Media Innovation, CBS Late Night. 


Cleveland Browns owner Dee Haslam is stepping down as CEO of RIVR Media. Co-founder Rob Lundgren will take over as CEO, Lori Golden-Stryer will transition to President, and Haslam will remain a partner and executive producer.


Rebecca Sykes was promoted from Managing Director of Europe to Global CEO of MOFILM.


Y&R named Yusuf Chuku as Chief Strategy Officer or North America. He was previously Executive Vice President, Head of Planning at McCann New York.

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John Cox
Cynopsis Jobs
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Diane K Schwartz
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VP, Sales
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Director of Operations

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