Director, Creative Strategy - Content Innovation Agency

Posted: 4/9/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


NBCUuniversal is seeking a Director, Creative Strategy for its Content Innovation Agency (CIA). The CIA serves as NBCU’s internal creative agency, overseeing the development and execution of multi-network, multi-platform creative marketing, media and content solutions for advertisers across all verticals including Entertainment, Lifestyle, Live Programming, Multi-Cultural, Comcast Cable and Films & Parks. Networks, studios and platforms include NBC, Bravo, E!, USA, Oxygen, Syfy, MSNBC, CNBC, Telemundo, Esquire Network, Sprout, NBC Sports, Today, NBC Late Night, Universal Studios and Universal Parks & Resorts. Additionally, The CIA oversees NBCU’s Annual Cable Upfront, trade marketing and the development of scripted and non-scripted content in partnership with premium creators, celebrity talent and advertisers for distribution across NBCUniversal and Comcast owned distribution channels.
  • Develop strategy and creative for multi-network, multi-platform partnership programs.
  • Create pitch materials to bring ideas to life both for internal stakeholders and external clients.
  • Proactively seek new and innovative solutions for creative partnership programs.
  • Lead creative brainstorm sessions.
  • Serve as managerial point on creative partnership programs, including client management, multi-network partnership management and production management.
  • Manage junior level executives to support creative development and management.
  • Must be able to work outside of normal business hours as job duties or assignment requires, sometime with little or no advance notification.
  • Ability to travel as required

    Qualifications

    • 7+ years’ experience at a media company, marketing agency, or similar with an emphasis on custom creative solutions development.
    • Experienced in account/project management and client management.
    • Strong writing, communications and presentation skills.

    Eligibility Requirements
    • External candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
    • Must be willing to work in [New York, NY]
    • Willingness to travel and work overtime
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be 18 years or older

    • 9+ years experience at a media company, marketing agency, or similar with an emphasis on custom creative solutions development.
    • Experienced in account/project management and client management.
    • Strong writing and communications skills.
    • Able to effectively translate creative concepts into executable strategies and presentations.
    • A strong understanding of creative and production processes.
    • An outside the box thinker who is able to “connect the dots” in non-traditional ways.
    • A deep understanding of television, digital and social platforms and strategies.
    • Highly organized with a strong attention to detail.
    • The ability to work in a fast paced environment and oversee multiple large-scale projects simultaneously.
    • A team player with a collaborative and supportive mindset.
    • A passion for entertainment, culture and technology.
    • Creative design experience a plus.

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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