Job Title:  Coordinator, Distribution OTT

Department:  Sales & Distribution
Location: 

New York, NY, US

Summary of Position

The Coordinator, Distribution will support the implementation and fulfillment of all wholesale OTT initiatives.  This position will be responsible for creating, organizing and maintain key administrative processes for the team for the advancement of STE Distribution objectives including affiliate database management, operational support, sales channel collateral ordering, expense and budget tracking and special projects as assigned.  The Coordinator, OTT Distribution will also help streamline the team’s affiliate sales and marketing efforts and processes to maximize efficiency.

 

Responsibilities

  • Provide ongoing, responsive administrative support to OTT Distribution team including Account Managers, VPs, and SVP.
  • Establish digital file cabinet and playbook for all account-related information and maintain on an ongoing basis.
  • Oversee and maintain creative asset database and processes aligning with internal priorities that can be used by all OTT partners to promote Starz content.
  • Process and track invoices and marketing expenses against budget; identify variances and work with Distribution team members to resolve outstanding issues.  Serve as liaison to STE accounting and finance department to ensure accuracy.
  • Assist Account Manager, VPs, and SVP as needed to facilitate small partner OTT requests and initiatives, e.g. launch authorizations, mailings, marketing assets, premium requests, etc. 
  • Process affiliate paperwork and coordinate with internal departments as required.
  • Maintain and update sales channel collateral, presentations and team databases. 
  • Oversee small-to-medium scale projects as well as recurring tactics.
  • Attend and support offsite events as needed.  Coordinate event and partner logistics.
  • Proactively identify and act on opportunities to implement process improvement and synergies.
  • Utilize a high level of responsiveness to facilitate development and maintenance of strong working relationships with both internal and external clients.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing, or Communications preferred.
  • One to two years combined professional experience as a coordinator, administrative and/or internship experience supporting a team of people.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point. Experience in Adobe Acrobat or Photoshop a plus.  Comfortable learning proprietary software solutions.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and detail oriented
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task, prioritize, and meet deadlines

About Starz

Starz (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that produces and distributes premium streaming content to worldwide audiences across subscription television platforms. Starz is home to the flagship domestic STARZ® brand, STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels and the associated on-demand and online services, including the highly rated STARZ app. With the launch of the STARZPLAY international premium streaming platform and STARZ PLAY Arabia, Starz is expanding its global footprint in a growing number of territories. Sold through multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies, and other online and digital platforms, Starz offers subscribers more than 7,500 distinct premium television episodes and feature films, including STARZ Original series, first-run movies and other popular programming.

Our Benefits

  • Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
  • Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
  • 401(k) company matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)

EEO Statement

Lionsgate is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws. In addition, Lionsgate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Lionsgate will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.


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