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Digital Programming Manager

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    113431412
Discovery Communications


Digital Programming Manager

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 24216
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
US-NY-New York City

Overview

Discovery is seeking a high-performance team member to manage and program content across its digital properties. Position is integral to the success of Food Network and Cooking Channel’s digital strategy.

• This position reports to the Food Network Managing Editor.
• This person must work collaboratively with members of Food Network’s social, video, culinary, digital programming and editorial teams to ensure deadlines are met.
• This person must develop and maintain an effective working relationship with the Discovery enterprise teams, culinary editors, social teams and the Food Network and Cooking Channel Programming teams in Knoxville, TN and New York City, NY.



Responsibilities

1. Strategize and program content on a daily basis across digital platforms, including the Food Network app.
2. Utilize research and data to inform programming and to pitch ideas for content creation.
3. Work as the editorial lead and liaison with product and design teams on features and enhancements.
4. Act as the editorial lead on video projects, seeing content through from brainstorm to production to publication.
5. Write metadata descriptions and assign tags.
6. Optimize content for use on multiple digital platforms.
7. Work across multiple CMS to manage and program content.



Qualifications

* Knowledge of and passion for, cooking, pop culture, health, and dining out—must be food obsessed.
* Knowledge of web and mobile technologies, media production, web design, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.
* Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
* Ability to coordinate and prioritize large and diverse workload to meet deadlines.
* Initiative to work independently and proactively, and ability to assess and prioritize information.
* Strong writing skills, specifically to fit the voice of the overall brand/site strategy.
* Broad understanding of online recipe content and metadata strategies.
* Ability to manage and thrive in a dynamic environment with shifting priorities.
* Knowledge of primary research, writing, editing, and copy style.
* Ability to manage work of self and others.
* Advanced attention to detail.
* Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related experience.
* Strong industry experience—web, entertainment/lifestyle media, new platforms (mobile, social, etc.), product development—is required. Background in food/recipes/cooking is also key.

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

New York City, New York, nYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI113431412

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Digital Programming Manager</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24216<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery is seeking a high-performance team member to manage and program content across its digital properties. Position is integral to the success of Food Network and Cooking Channels digital strategy.<br /><br /> This position reports to the Food Network Managing Editor. <br /> This person must work collaboratively with members of Food Networks social, video, culinary, digital programming and editorial teams to ensure deadlines are met.<br /> This person must develop and maintain an effective working relationship with the Discovery enterprise teams, culinary editors, social teams and the Food Network and Cooking Channel Programming teams in Knoxville, TN and New York City, NY.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Strategize and program content on a daily basis across digital platforms, including the Food Network app.<br />2. Utilize research and data to inform programming and to pitch ideas for content creation. <br />3. Work as the editorial lead and liaison with product and design teams on features and enhancements. <br />4. Act as the editorial lead on video projects, seeing content through from brainstorm to production to publication.<br />5. Write metadata descriptions and assign tags.<br />6. Optimize content for use on multiple digital platforms. <br />7. Work across multiple CMS to manage and program content. </p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Knowledge of and passion for, cooking, pop culture, health, and dining outmust be food obsessed.<br />* Knowledge of web and mobile technologies, media production, web design, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.<br />* Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.<br />* Ability to coordinate and prioritize large and diverse workload to meet deadlines.<br />* Initiative to work independently and proactively, and ability to assess and prioritize information.<br />* Strong writing skills, specifically to fit the voice of the overall brand/site strategy. <br />* Broad understanding of online recipe content and metadata strategies.<br />* Ability to manage and thrive in a dynamic environment with shifting priorities.<br />* Knowledge of primary research, writing, editing, and copy style. <br />* Ability to manage work of self and others. <br />* Advanced attention to detail. <br />* Education: Bachelors degree or equivalent related experience. <br />* Strong industry experienceweb, entertainment/lifestyle media, new platforms (mobile, social, etc.), product developmentis required. Background in food/recipes/cooking is also key.</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, nYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/OaWdKBIEMWWbFDqdum5PX"> <p>PI113431412</p>

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-05

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