Partnerships Associate, CNBC Digital

Posted: 6/1/2019

Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


CNBC is seeking a tech-savvy Partnerships Associate to join the Audience Growth team with a focus on YouTube. The ideal candidate is driven by ambitious goals, obsessed with YouTube, understands viral video trends, and has superb analytical skills. Proficiency in Photoshop, copy-editing, and an interest in business news are must-haves for the position.

This candidate should exhibit solid business news judgment, strong writing and communication skills, and the ability to dive deep into audience analytics. They should be excited about business news and understand the importance of accurate and balanced coverage as well as the value of being first. They will be mentored by and learn from the smartest people in business journalism, and work on projects that will reach millions of viewers across our digital platforms.

Responsibilities can include but are not limited to:Overseeing daily posting to CNBC’s YouTube channels, working closely with digital video teams to ensure timely publishing of VOD clips, scheduling videos for nights and weekends, and executing live event streaming.Developing knowledge of CNBC’s areas of coverage and be able to identify the main business news stories of the day.Optimizing videos to grow views, engagement, and subscribers. Coordinating with internal product teams to ensure successful content delivery and proper monetization. Participating in effective presentation of data and analysis to internal stakeholders (digital video heads).

• Strong news judgment and a great sense of the trending topics that will resonate with the CNBC and YouTube audiences.
• Must be collaborative and a great communicator.
• Solid copy-editing skills.
• Experience with content management systems and Adobe Photoshop.
• Proficient with spreadsheets (Google Sheets and Excel) and ability to quickly learn systems supporting internal processes
PLEASE NOTE: This is a short-term position, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

• Previous experience (including internships) in journalism or news media preferred.
• An obsession with video platforms and innovative ways of digital storytelling.
• Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere and SEO best practices preferred.

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About CNBC:

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

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