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ViacomCBS Assistant Manager, On-Air Marketing - Pluto TV in WEST HOLLYWOOD, California

About The Brand

Pluto TV, a ViacomCBS company, is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin.

Overview and Responsibilities

We are currently looking for a Manager, On-Air Marketing to develop effective media strategies for all channels on the Pluto TV platform. Working with various teams internally and externally, this individual will plan, schedule, and execute on-air promotional campaigns that build awareness and transition viewers across program schedules, resulting in driving viewer engagement and ultimately increased ads revenue for the business. For example, you might work with our Programming team, Content Marketing team, and the content rights-holder on the launch of a new channel, while briefing the Creative team to develop new promo assets, and partnering with the Ad Operations team to ensure those assets are accurately scheduled and targeted.

This is a meaningful role with a wide range of responsibilities, including:

  • Promotional Strategy, Scheduling, and Media Planning: Developing and executing a rolling promotional strategy across linear and VOD channels to support marketing, programming, and sales priorities, including promoting the Pluto TV brand, channel launches, content series, specials, stunts, and other initiatives

  • Content Upload and Ingest- multiple video types and formats

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborating with Brand and Content Marketing, Programming, Sales, Creative, Ad Ops, and external partners

  • Scheduling/Targeting: Coordinating scheduling and targeting of promotional assets.

  • Reporting: Monthly/Quarterly reporting to cross-company partners and executives.

  • Data Analysis, tracking and management: Working closely with the Business Intelligence team to establish, measure, and refine effective promotional strategies

Basic Qualifications

We believe the right individual will have the following skills and experience in order to be successful in this role:

  • At least 5+ years of experience in promo planning for linear television or digital media networks, including experience working with content, marketing, and other cross-functional teams

  • Past experience in production - knowledge of production pipeline from concept to delivery

  • Technical aptitude - Google Docs/Sheets, Freewheel, Salesforce

  • Strong experience with demographic profiles and audience targeting

Additional Qualifications

  • Confident working independently and as part of a team

  • Proactive ‘can do’ attitude and commitment to going above and beyond to get the job done

  • Be a creative problem solver and able to define, interpret and respond to creative briefs

  • Able to translate annual and quarterly goals into tactical plans

  • Detail and deadline oriented. Able to work effectively and react quickly to change

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.


Brand Pluto TV

Function Marketing

Job Type Full-Time Staff

iCIMS ID 2020-14982