Full Time Job

Manager, Global Marketing Strategy

Discovery

New York, NY 07-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

About Discovery Direct-to-Consumer

Discovery's Digital group is a well-funded start-up within Discovery, Inc. We are fast, nimble, and have fun developing new, innovative, and immersive digital products and content for iconic brands. We are working at the crossroads of technology, entertainment, and everyday utility. As content creators across the digital ecosystem, we continuously leverage our technology to create immersive viewing and interactive experiences. We tell engaging stories to millions of viewers across the Internet every day and bring new interactive experiences to life to not only entertain but improve the lives of our customers. Most recently, our group is behind the launch of discovery+, Discovery's global streaming service, serving as the definitive destination for real life entertainment with the largest ever content offering at launch, which debuted in the US on January 4, 2021.

Job Summary

This role reports to the VP of Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Marketing Strategy & Operations. This role will have broad responsibilities across the DTC Marketing org, supporting the VP and marketing leadership team to:
• Set priorities and define the global marketing strategy

• Drive cross-team/functional strategic initiatives to support subscriber growth

• Develop decision-making frameworks to guide critical strategy choices

• Conduct data-driven business analyses to support and make recommendations on strategies and investments

• Gather and communicate competitive intelligence and industry trends

• Manage team-wide goal-setting and tracking

Responsibilities

In order to meet these objectives, the Manager will be expected to:
• Author documents and presentations articulating global marketing strategy and share with global stakeholders

• Exhibit strong business acumen to understand global and local businesses and work with their owners on a regular basis

• Demonstrate strong ability to connect the dots and transfer learnings and best practices within the global marketing teams

• Use strong communication skills to effectively disseminate priorities and strategy to different functions across the company

Requirements
• Bachelor's degree

• Experience at a leading strategy consulting firm or equivalent experience at a leading media company

• Strong analytical and influencing skills, including research and strategic insight as well as financial analysis

• Excellent project management and networking/interpersonal skills

• Strong written and oral communications skills

• Team player

• Ability to work within a matrix organization and adapt to and drive change

• Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzk6wn-34-204-180-223-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Discovery

Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.