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Coordinator, Digital Media Licensing

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Universal Brand Development Overview:
Universal Brand Development globally drives expansion of the company's intellectual properties, franchises, characters and stories through innovative physical and digital products, content, and consumer experiences. Along with franchise brand management, Universal Brand Development's core businesses include Consumer Products and Games and Digital Platforms based on the company's extensive portfolio of intellectual properties created by Universal Pictures, Illumination and DreamWorks Animation. Universal Brand Development is part of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation. www.universalbranddevelopment.com.

Universal Brand Development is committed to leading transformation by attracting and retaining a diverse workforce of the highest caliber. We are committed to celebrating diversity, fostering inclusive, equitable environments by honoring the experiences, perspective, and uniqueness of each individual.

Summary:
Universal Brand Development is seeking a creative-minded, project-oriented Coordinator, Digital Media Licensing, to join our team and assist the Director, Digital Media Business Development and Licensing across a variety of initiatives and partnerships. These initiatives include working with existing digital media licensing partners on daily operations including content review & clearance, content publishing on social video platforms, vetting potential advertising and traditional licensing opportunities, as well as project-manage advertising licensing campaigns. This role will also assist with regular and ad-hoc operational tasks including evaluating opportunities, creative content review, obtaining approvals from internal stakeholders, assisting with analytics and research projects, and preparing presentations for executive leadership.

This group is responsible for leading Universal Brand Development’s worldwide digital media licensing and audience development initiatives, overseeing partnerships across digital media, traditional broadcast media, and advertising media as well as digital personalization and digital collectibles platforms. The team negotiates, executes, and manages licensing partnerships with domestic and international partners to make short-form content, clips, still images, characters, and other elements from NBCUniversal’s theatrical, franchise, and catalog film & TV properties available to audiences worldwide in all forms of digital and traditional media.

Responsibilities include:
  • Support the Digital Media Business Development team and assist in managing daily operations with current and potential partners in the digital video, advertising media licensing, and traditional licensing categories
  • Review and approve content for use by licensing partners on digital/social video and other ad-supported or subscription-based platforms
  • Support advertising licensing business by helping to vet potential inbound opportunities, review creative strategies and briefs and provide initial feedback, route opportunities for internal approval
  • Collaborate with internal Franchise Strategy and Brand Marketing teams, as well as other stakeholders such as Finance and Legal, to execute creative review and approval processes and provide status updates on existing deals and partnerships
  • Assist with content publishing efforts across digital video platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Snap, and TikTok
  • Prioritize and track partner deliverables, manage project timelines, deadlines, requests, and assist with financial reporting
  • Assist with special projects as needed, such as creating decks, one-sheets, post-campaign recaps, reporting, and cloud-based asset & file management


Qualifications/Requirements:
• 1-3 years’ experience in business operations, content licensing, digital strategy, digital advertising, and/or business development
• Basic working knowledge of content monetization models
• Experience with content publishing and/or social media management on any of these platforms: YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Snap, Twitter
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Excel and PowerPoint
• Bachelor’s Degree required

Eligibility Requirements:
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered.
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

Desired Characteristics:
• Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced environment managing multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously and autonomously while maintaining a strict attention to detail
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to problem-solve and generate new ideas, and to adapt to business needs
• Familiarity with the internal workings of a feature film or TV studio, or major media company
• Experience at an ad agency (media, creative, or social) or technology platform a plus but not required
• Passion for film and television a plus

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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