Full Time Job

House Of Highlights Sales Programmer

Warner Media

New York, NY 06-08-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
WarnerMedia showcases some of the most iconic and cherished entertainment, news and sports brands in the world, but we are much more than that. WarnerMedia is truly where art meets science. Our combination of cutting-edge technology and an unrivaled commitment to groundbreaking storytelling builds a sense of community and meaningful connection that is shaping the future of media. We create rewarding opportunities across our entire family of brands, while championing a spirit of inclusion, innovation, self-development and support. Join WarnerMedia as we think big, live true and make the stories that move the world.

The Job

House of Highlights is a key part of the Bleacher Report/Turner Sports portfolio, representing one of the most influential media brands for the Gen-Z audience. With over 50 Million followers, HoH is the heartbeat of the Gen Z sports fan, who gravitate to the brand because of its authentic voice which remains celebratory, relatable and inclusive. Everything HoH does -- from the original content we create, to our collaborations with creators and brands, to the viral clips we curate from across the world -- aligns with these 3 core brand pillars, and it has created a connection with fans that feels more like a close friend than an inaccessible brand or publisher.

House of Highlights is seeking a Social Programmer to contribute to Sales-specific programming for House of Highlights. The Sales Programmer will primarily be responsible for vetting and providing feedback on creative content ideas for potential advertising campaigns to ensure it aligns with HoH's voice and programming capabilities/inventory, in addition to coordinating the execution of sold content sponsorships and publishing, developing/packaging sponsorable editorial franchises.

The Daily

Major duties and responsibilities
• Vetting and providing feedback on creative content ideas for potential advertising campaigns to ensure it aligns with HoH's voice and programming capabilities/inventory
• Assisting with organization and managing of all ongoing sold campaigns and associated deliverables
• Creating/editing content for sold deliverables, such as IG Stories, IG posts, YouTube posts, TikTok posts and more.
• Think creatively about opportunities to create sellable opportunities around what you see performing best organically.
• Work closely with other programmers to check copy and properly distribute content
• Review the performance of sold distribution plans and provide meaningful feedback
• Staying up to date on relevant sports and creator storylines.
• This role will also flex onto organic HoH programming coverage as needed.

The Essentials
• A strong understanding of House of Highlights' voice and brand
• Organizational and communication skills are key, as multiple activations will need to be handled simultaneously.
• Experience with programming social sales campaigns for a media brand
• A familiarity with House of Highlights creator competition series
• Experience working with social media platforms, specifically Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube
• Experience with managing and programming social sales campaigns for a media brand is critical.
• Passion for the NBA is a must! Being a fan of NHL, NFL, MLB, WNBA would be a plus.
• Experience with social content discovery and an interest in emerging social platforms
• Willing to work night, weekend and holidays as needed
• This role may require the employee to regularly appear on-camera or have their voice used on video as needed (as mutually agreed upon)

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rz68p2-44-192-65-228-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Warner Media

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.