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ViacomCBS Senior Manager Content Programming in LONDON, United Kingdom

Who We Are!

ViacomCBS Networks International,(VCNI) a unit of ViacomCBS Inc., is comprised of many of the world's most iconic consumer brands. Its portfolio includes Network 10, Channel 5, Telefe, Viacom 18, ViacomCBS International Studios, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount Network and Pluto TV among others. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, we provide powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents and across more than 180 countries.

Who You Are!

There are lots of people here doing all sorts of jobs and we believe that having all kinds of people from all kinds of backgrounds, makes this a great place to work! We work hard but in a fun environment and seek to nurture the best possible, inclusive environment. If you're passionate about working with diverse teams, leading by example and simply being you at work, this is the place for you!


What is the role

The Senior Manager Content Programming will play a key role within the Pluto UK Content team to coordinate all aspects related to all types of on-air content in the UK. The Programming Department is responsible for the content strategy for all on-air schedules for our linear-style channels and Video-on-Demand section. This position will have 3 direct reports who will each schedule multiple Pluto channels.

Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluate and coordinate overall content inventory with our database and content management system

  • Brainstorm, support and implement long and short-term planning, new channel development, channel scheduling and stunting, and on-air promotions, with the goal to drive viewership

  • Process content data and use analytics for channel and content strategies

  • Lead a team of Content Schedulers and work in conjunction with content operations peers

  • Work closely with the European and LatAm Pluto Programming teams by sharing standard methodologies and collaborating on new content initiatives

  • Liaison with other departments including Acquisitions, Content Operations, and Marketing to execute programming initiatives along with external vendors and partners.

Wider organisation

  • Accept the ‘One ViacomCBS’ approach and encourage collaboration and team working

  • Be an ambassador for all VCNI channels, internally and externally

  • Adopt and promote the ViacomCBS values and support a culture of inclusion.

What Skills do you need:

  • Individuals with an interest and enthusiasm in working for a fast paced Media Company.

  • You will have a passion for content and the entertainment industry, particularly for TV, Movies and online content

  • Excellent organizational, time management and prioritization skills to effectively lead multiple concurrent tasks, ability to manage a team and cultivate talent

  • Years-experience in television, or related field, specifically to programming, scheduling, VOD

  • Deep understanding of analytics, and the television competition landscape in UK

  • Experience working in a Content Management System, Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint.

Whether you are a leader or hope to one day be, you will be a change maker by challenging the status quo, Lead with passion and purpose Drive collaboration and Lead with openness to individual differences and diverse perspectives.

What are our values - Bravery | Empathy | Honesty

Our values, and their related behaviours, guide how we show up to work each day and help ensure that we all treat each other with respect. The three values are intertwined and work together to drive the business outcomes we seek, and once combined we believe these will power our company forward.

What are our benefits

As well as being supported with your career goals Permanent and Fixed Term Contract employees will be entitled to:

  • Private Medical Insurance after completing 3 months of employment

  • Season Ticket Loan

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • TV Package Discount

  • Contributory Pension Scheme

  • Discounted Gym Membership

  • Discounts for Local Shops and Restaurants and Access to Reward Gateway

  • We are happy to talk about flexible working

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer and we take our responsibility in safeguarding children and adults seriously. We work hard to ensure that everyone with whom we engage receive equal protection from all types of harm or abuse, regardless of age, disability, gender, racial heritage, religious belief, sexual orientation or identity; an obligation we take very seriously. To ensure, we are an exemplar in the field of safeguarding individuals, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria of the role applied for and for those who are successful in receiving an offer for roles that interact with children, completed background checks will be required prior to joining.

Locations UK-LONDON

Posted Date 1 week ago (1/12/2021 6:09 AM)

Function Digital

Brand ViacomCBS Networks International