Full Time Job

Assistant Manager, U.S. Strategy & Content Planning


New York, NY 09-30-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Assistant Manager, US Strategy & Content Planning (HBO/HBO Max Original Programming)

The Job:

The Assistant Manager, HBO/HBO Max US Content Planning, reports directly to the Senior Manager, HBO/HBO Max US Content Strategy & Planning, and provides key support in the creation of HBO and HBO Max long-term original programming rollout materials as well as contributing to competitive streaming content and trend tracking/analysis.

The Daily:
• Support the development of HBO/HBO Max long-term original programming rollout plans
• Actively assist in preparing, reviewing, and proofing various integral US content planning materials synthesizing HBO/HBO Max original programming release details (e.g., long-term original programming rollout grids, content reference guides, release volume summaries and analysis, audience handoff planning, ad-hoc decks/presentations, etc.) for collaborative discussion and dissemination across key Warner Bros. Discovery partner teams (e.g., Marketing, Media Relations, Distribution, Finance, Research, Streaming Strategy, International, etc.)
• Represent a long-term HBO/HBO Max original programming strategy and planning perspective in close collaboration and projects with HBO/HBO Max Global Scheduling and Content Analysis
• Support the maintenance of ongoing competitive content tracking materials with a focus on the evolving streaming original programming landscape; includes collaborating on the team's competitive trend tracking, content overviews, and ad-hoc analyses involving the macro-level streaming content landscape, while helping to articulate overall trends and top-line takeaways shared with key stakeholders across the company
• Assist with managing the HBO original programming development database
• Additional responsibilities include working with the Senior Manager, HBO/HBO Max US Content Strategy & Planning, as well as with the Manager, HBO/HBO Max US Content Strategy & Planning, on ad-hoc content strategy related projects

The Essentials:
• Top-notch organizational skills with strong attention to detail, while also having the ability to multitask effectively
• Superlative ability to interface and collaborate with multiple stakeholders across the company in a professional, efficient, and amiable manner; aptness for clear, intelligent, and high-level oral and written communication
• Strong analytical thinking skills, with the ability to synthesize data to help inform and support long-term original programming content strategy and rollout decision-making
• Excellent knowledge of the competitive streaming content landscape, with a keen understanding of current content trends impacting the industry
• Self-motivated, with the ability to work and think independently while also being a team player
• Passion for TV/streaming programming and the media/entertainment/technology sector
• Strong Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and digital research skills
• Bachelor's degree required
• 2-3+ years of full-time work experience; entertainment industry experience (e.g., content planning, content strategy, long-term scheduling) and/or a research or consulting background highly preferred

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

If you're a qualified candidate with a disability and you need a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for this position, please contact us at recruitadmin@warnermedia.com.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rvnvn0-3-229-117-149-42 in your application.