Global media company seeks innovative VP of Sports Streaming to help launch a new streaming platform!This Jobot Job is hosted by: Rachel Hilton BerryAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $225,000 - $275,000 per yearA bit about us:We are a privately held US based media company that provides entertainment, news, and sporting contents across broadcast and cable television, audio and digital platforms and now are looking to launch a completely brand new streaming service to add to our company's top-rated media portfolio. We are looking for a VP of Sports Streaming to help build a global team from the ground-up.Why join us?Our streaming team is seeking an experienced executive to serve as VP Sports Programming to drive content optimization, and operational execution for our OTT (AVOD/SVOD) sports content.To succeed on this team, you must have direct experience in sports streaming, as well as programming and customer acquisition strategies for a sports OTT platform. You will have experience working cross functionally, and a track record of delivering results in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, juggling multiple and diverse responsibilities with a strong emphasis on organization and an unwavering attention to detail. The position will work closely with our sports content team.Job DetailsJob ResponsibilitiesLeadership and ownership of key workstreams related to the launch of the sports related activities for the streaming platformStrategic planning: utilizing data for programming and content decision makingParticipate with the sports content team in the evaluation of original content and other sports event opportunities for streaming (Ex. Documentaries, ancillary content, etc.)Responsible to define sports content strategies within the streaming product that will lead the company to achieve its subscription targets.Share KPI responsibilities on sports customer acquisition and retention metrics. (Together with the retention team and the sports content team)Oversee scheduling and operational execution across VOD programming of live sports, sports documentaries and original seriesDefine content needs for streaming platforms and promotional strategies around big events (Serve as the point person for sports related content in the streaming business. Needs to work seamlessly with key internal departments, including: Programming, Product, Editorial, Tech/Ops, Research, Sales Integration, Marketing & PR, Legal, and Finance to make sure the sports success metrics of the streaming platforms are achieved.Analysis of internal and external data to inform optimization and growth opportunities for sports content on Univision streaming platforms.Required Skills & ExperienceMinimum of 15 years' experience in digital content/production/programmingMinimum of 10 years' experience in sports media and/or sports streaming, with a proven track record of working with major sports leagues and media companies a plusExtensive knowledge of soccer and related contentExtensive understanding of digital analytics/metricsTeam-player who drives innovation and thrives in a collaborative, entrepreneurial settingInterested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button.