Media Director

Posted: 11/27/2019

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

<b><u>Role Summary:</b></u>
The Director of Media role reports into the Senior Vice President of Media for Focus Features and partners with the media coordinator to develop and manage all aspects of a media campaign. This role is integrated, so a strong background in both digital and broadcast media is preferred. This is a fast-paced, multi-faceted position that requires creativity, improvisation, organization, and communication at a high level.

<b><u>Essential Responsibilities:</b></u>
<li>Works closely with agency partners to develop media strategy.
<li>Manages timelines for media plan delivery and media schedules for US and Canada.
<li>Reviews planning materials, recommendations and schedules.
<li>Works with agency to develop and execute negotiated media promotions.
<li>Works with internal creative leads to request and gather necessary creative materials and assets (for media promotions, OOH).
<li>Works with creative department and agency traffic group on commercial clearance and rotations.
<li>Reviews and approves media/agency invoices.
<li>Works with Marketing Operations to coordinate integrated timelines and calendars across all marketing departments.
<li>Works with Universal Promotions to secure promo partner media schedules and timelines
<li>Ensures all media recommendations and schedules deliver on strategic objectives and tactical goals; supported by clear point-of-view/rationale that aligns with overall strategy.
<li>Timeliness and accuracy of all internal and external deliverables.
<li>Timely and contextual delivery of key information (internal and external).
<li>Develops deeper agency and media vendor relationships.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years Media experience (wide array of Media platforms).
  • Firm understanding of Media agency operations and planning.
  • Proven relationship building skills, problem solving, attention to detail, and priority setting.
  • Strongly proficient in Microsoft Office, Syndicated Media Research tools, timeline and presentation software.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    Eligibility Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

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