ViacomCBS Sales Manager in Los Angeles, California
About The Brand
Founded in 1912, Paramount Pictures works with talented filmmakers to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history, including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard, The Godfather, Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek, Transformers, and Mission Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as Interstellar, Arrival and A Quiet Place have added to Paramount's film legacy. Paramount Pictures Television's 13 Reasons Why, The Alienist and Jack Reacher have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood, a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement, Paramount's passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, which reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET and other media networks.
Overview and Responsibilities
Are you a sales and analytics specialist with a passion for entertainment and e-commerce? Then Paramount Pictures has an exciting opportunity! Our ideal candidate has the relationships and savvy to help grow Paramount's vast catalog presence in the ever-competitive e-commerce market. We're looking for someone with the passion, drive, and right mentality to thrive in our team!
The perfect candidate to join our team would be engaged and current on industry trends across digital retailers and their in-store promotional activity for both Paramount and its competitors.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Meet or exceed fiscal year Net Sales and Trade spend targets
Interact directly with e-commerce customers on implementing extraordinary e-commerce sales promotions and marketing initiatives
Submit monthly and ad-hoc promotions direct to e-commerce customer base
Be cognoscente of e-retailers in-store promotional activity
Work closely with distributor partners to ensure flawless product fulfillment
Partner with Paramount Marketing to develop content calendars in support of promotional initiatives
Audit the competition and the customer to find opportunities to lead within the industry
Produce and maintain monthly product submissions across all product strata
Build and maintain promotional calendars in conjunction with Retail and Brand marketing
Develop and implement tools and process for return on investment analyses
Use retailer specifications and benchmark against best-in-class standards to build product specific Content Guides (Imagery + Copy) for e-commerce
Build e-commerce specific product launches and drive key partners
Be a specialist in understanding the site maps of each of the key e-commerce partners
Own and improve the flow of information of metadata from PHE to each e-commerce partner
Previous e-commerce account management experience
Strong analytic and numeracy skills with working proficiency in Excel
Proven contraction and negotiation abilities and experience
A customer service background and mentality with the ability to be adaptable to change in an ever-changing industry.
Comfortable working with a variety of internal/external customers.
Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Must be able to build lasting customer relationships as well as strong working relationships with corporate offices
Position will require extensive travel in the USA when it is safe to do so
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.
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Location : CityStateForPosting Los Angeles, CA
Job Locations US-CA-Hollywood
Brand Paramount Pictures
Function Distribution Operation/Sales
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2020-14629