ViacomCBS Sr Director, Partnership Growth in West Hollywood, California
About The Brand
Pluto TV is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 200+ 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 Los Angeles, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin. Pluto is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a global content company with premier television, film and digital entertainment brands.
Overview and Responsibilities
We’re growing our Distribution Business Development team by adding a Senior Director, Partnership Growth. While this is a hands-on role, this person will also have the primary responsibility of building and leading a team that improves the value of our distribution partnerships by ensuring efficient distribution and partnership operations.
This role and team will be the operational “connective tissue” between all internal teams, focusing collective efforts on key activities including distribution platform management and integration (e.g. Samsung, Vizio, Google, Apple, Amazon, Roku, etc.), app store management and optimization (e.g. iTunes, Google Play, Amazon stores, etc), and distribution internationalization (including LATAM and EU markets).
This role reports to the VP, Distribution Business Development.
This is a meaningful role with a wide range of responsibilities, including:
Establishing a distribution operations pipeline / workflow ensuring organizational integration of distribution priorities throughout the partner lifecycle, including priorities from Product, Engineering, and Programming teams, and identifying and implementing missing processes.
Identifying hiring needs for the Distribution Operations team, making sure key activities have effective coverage.
Hiring and developing the Distribution Operations team, by establishing appropriate KPIs and metrics to measure effectiveness and performance.
We believe the right individual will have the following skills and experience in order to be successful in this role:
At least 7+ years work experience in a partner and/or client-facing operational role, with at least 3+ years' experience building and leading operational teams responsible for deal implementation, with a strong preference for CTV/OTT industry experience.
Proven success launching platforms, leading initiatives, and implementing processes.
Experience with international video distribution and / or video advertising (preferably both).
Experience with app-based businesses in a high-growth state.
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 West Hollywood, CA
Job Locations US-CA-LOS ANGELES
Brand Pluto TV
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2020-14376