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Media Scheduler Manager


Kolkata, India 05-30-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
About the Company
On a mission to give people limitless access to the vast world of Entertainment, Cineverse's advanced, proprietary technology drives the distribution of over 70,000 premium films, series, and podcasts.

From providing a complete streaming solution to some of the world's most recognizable brands, to super-serving our network of fan channels – from direct ad sales partnerships to premium global content – we offer more of the stories that move us, and technology that moves us forward. Industry leaders with a history of innovation, Cineverse is powering the future of Entertainment.

Job Title: Media Scheduler Manager

Work with scheduling editorial team to manage the day-to-day implementation of linear strategy across multiple brands and genres to drive viewership for a US-based audience. Internal and external tracking of content, data, and overall industry trends. Ensure channels are operating efficiently and manage any issues that may arise by troubleshooting or flagging the appropriate team member. Assist with advising partners on scheduling best practices as needed. Manage and train/upskill a team of five associates. Advise and manage department workload in conjunction with editorial scheduling team. Troubleshoot any technical difficulties across systems. Overseeing new channel launches and technical transitions.

• Work hands-on with editorial scheduling team to design, implement, and schedule O&O and media breaks.
• Contribute to team productivity by scheduling assigned channels daily.
• Troubleshoot linear FAST channels any technical difficulties with various playout partners.
• Consult with content operations to maintain accurate timelines for content release and ingestion.
• Ensure smooth operations and setup for new channel brands across systems.
• Collaborate with scheduling and research department to identify high vs. low performing content to inform current strategy and future acquisitions.
• Aid in creating effective scheduling stunts for US based audiences to cultivate and grow audience bases across network brands.
• Produce and distribute scheduling reports as needed – churn reports, content analysis, rights tracking, etc.
• Work on special projects as required.
• Be flexible with working hours to overlap with US timings daily.

Qualifications and Skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Must know how to communicate effectively and positively across multiple departments.
• Ability to balance both qualitative and quantitative criteria in decision making.
• Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, and other relevant software tools.
• Experience with Mediagenix/Wide Orbit or similar software a plus.
• Bachelor's degree required.
• Minimum 5 years experience in scheduling/content curation either in traditional linear television or OTT.
• Must be passionate about content.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv07vj-34-239-170-244-42 in your application.

Company Profile

For more than twenty years, Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) has led the digital transformation of the entertainment industry. Today, Cinedigm entertains hundreds of millions of consumers around the globe by providing premium content, streaming channels, and technology services to the world’s largest media, technology, and retail companies.