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Project Mgr Branded Entertainment - Food

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    114044492
Discovery Communications


Project Mgr Branded Entertainment - Food

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 24522
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Marketing & Communications
US-NY-New York City

Overview

The Project Manager, Branded Entertainment is responsible for the development, execution and management of branded entertainment elements on Food Network and Cooking Channel. This position is integral to the development and execution of ideas that drive ad sales revenue for the business unit. It requires the ability to work with Network teams, Ad Sales Account Executives and the VP Ad Sales Partnerships to identify and execute value earned Ad Sales Deals.



Responsibilities

1. Identify and champion strategic, on brand cross-platform (including programming, marketing, digital, social, press) ideas for ad sales sponsorship, on a proactive basis and/or in response to client RFPs.
2. Execute partnership deals for clients in collaboration with the creative team and other departments as needed.
3. Maintain strong working relationships with internal DCI divisions as well as external groups.
4. Manage the flow of network information, including but not limited to: program schedules and descriptions, marketing campaigns and elements, digital strategies and more to the Ad Sales and Integrated Ad Sales Marketing Teams.
5. Communicate with Digital and Social teams as it relates to client opportunities, trends in order to help create unique partnership offerings that differentiate Food/Cooking from competitors
6. Manage and oversee project timetables with direct hands-on management of meetings, follow up, lists of campaign assets.



Qualifications

* 5+ years’ experience in marketing/advertising position preferably with ad sales marketing experience.
* Bachelor's degree in related field or an equivalent combination of skills, training and hands-on experience.
* Prior experience in branded entertainment a big plus, and requires experience in brand management, entertainment/media/television marketing, image-oriented consumer product marketing or advertising/promotion agency experience.
* Proven project management and strategic marketing skills and the ability to develop and grow positive internal and external relationships.
* Must have concrete examples of marketing plans, show launches, creative campaigns that candidate worked on/contributed to.
* A keen analytic leaning but also possesses a creative flare.
* Ability to multi-task while prioritizing workloads.
* Self-starter but collaborates well in a team environment.
* Attention to detail.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.

New York City, New York, NYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI114044492

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Project Mgr Branded Entertainment - Food</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24522<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Marketing & Communications<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">The Project Manager, Branded Entertainment is responsible for the development, execution and management of branded entertainment elements on Food Network and Cooking Channel. This position is integral to the development and execution of ideas that drive ad sales revenue for the business unit. It requires the ability to work with Network teams, Ad Sales Account Executives and the VP Ad Sales Partnerships to identify and execute value earned Ad Sales Deals.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Identify and champion strategic, on brand cross-platform (including programming, marketing, digital, social, press) ideas for ad sales sponsorship, on a proactive basis and/or in response to client RFPs.<br />2. Execute partnership deals for clients in collaboration with the creative team and other departments as needed.<br />3. Maintain strong working relationships with internal DCI divisions as well as external groups.<br />4. Manage the flow of network information, including but not limited to: program schedules and descriptions, marketing campaigns and elements, digital strategies and more to the Ad Sales and Integrated Ad Sales Marketing Teams.<br />5. Communicate with Digital and Social teams as it relates to client opportunities, trends in order to help create unique partnership offerings that differentiate Food/Cooking from competitors<br />6. Manage and oversee project timetables with direct hands-on management of meetings, follow up, lists of campaign assets.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* 5+ years experience in marketing/advertising position preferably with ad sales marketing experience.<br />* Bachelor's degree in related field or an equivalent combination of skills, training and hands-on experience. <br />* Prior experience in branded entertainment a big plus, and requires experience in brand management, entertainment/media/television marketing, image-oriented consumer product marketing or advertising/promotion agency experience. <br />* Proven project management and strategic marketing skills and the ability to develop and grow positive internal and external relationships.<br />* Must have concrete examples of marketing plans, show launches, creative campaigns that candidate worked on/contributed to. <br />* A keen analytic leaning but also possesses a creative flare.<br />* Ability to multi-task while prioritizing workloads.<br />* Self-starter but collaborates well in a team environment.<br />* Attention to detail.<br />* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, NYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/PdMbO4tQqJxxiMNmTG2K5"> <p>PI114044492</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-26 Expires: 2019-10-27

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