Director, Current Programming

Streaming TV · Los Angeles, California
Department Streaming TV
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Senior Manager/Supervisor

Company


Jukin Media is a global entertainment company that produces content for television and emerging digital platforms. Jukin is the owner/ operator of a portfolio of social video properties that includes FailArmy, People Are Awesome, The Pet Collective, Poke My Heart, WeatherSpy and This is Happening; the properties combine for more than 200 million fans and several billion monthly video views via online and OTT distribution. Additionally, Jukin provides a wide range of content licensing solutions that allow premium brands, publishers, and media networks, to commercially utilize user-generated video content. For more information, visit http://www.jukinmedia.com/.


Description


Jukin Media’s Streaming TV team is looking for a Director of Current Programming to be the dedicated creative and production lead for the Streaming TV Channels group.  The Director of Current Programming understands the creative voice of each channel and is responsible for  overseeing, guiding and elevating all programming for each of the Streaming TV channels. This  position will own  communication and workflow within Streaming TV  creative teams.   This is an opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing team that is in the center of the fastest growing part of the content viewing industry.

 

This position will report to the VP, Streaming TV with a dotted line to VP, Digital Studio.  This position is based in our Los Angeles Office.

 

Responsibilities


  • Works with VP Streaming to establish long-term creative programming strategy to achieve business unit KPIs (audience, sales, distribution).
  • Such strategy will include a detailed plan and budget to help develop, help commission, and acquire programming for Jukin streaming channels
  • Work cross functionally with brands, scheduling, production and sales to ensure the programming strategy for each channel is met.
  • Manages all Streaming TV programming production from beginning to end - both internal teams and external commissions to deliver on time and under budget
  • Responsible for elevating and improving overall content quality, owning communication and workflow within the Streaming TV production team and training the team.


Requirements


  • 7+ years in creative production for digital / streaming / television
  • Proven track record managing and executing TV formats
  • Managed a seven-figure programming budget
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of the television, social, digital and streaming TV Landscape
  • Passionate about creating new programming genres and formats for Streaming TV
  • Team player with the ability to teach and direct junior staff
  • Personality profile to fit into a high-growth, entrepreneurial culture that requires teamwork and significant interaction with employees at all levels.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, agile growth environment where you will get your hands into the details.

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  • Location
    Los Angeles, California
  • Department
    Streaming TV
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Senior Manager/Supervisor