Description A+E Networks is seeking a Senior Manager, Distribution Analytics with prior media experience and a passion for emerging media. The Senior Manager will be a key partner within the Distribution team, focusing on TV Everywhere, and delivering innovative models and analysis to support A+E Networks' future growth. This role will require superior strategic, analytical, financial, business development and project leadership skills. In addition to these responsibilities, the Senior Manager will:
Work closely with senior management and external TV Everywhere partners to understand the impact of growing non-linear platforms (Apps, Broadband, SVOD, Mobile â€¦) on A+E Networks' traditional linear business and viewership.
Develop and produce data driven performance and revenue models for these emerging platforms to inform distribution decisions.
Take ownership of and improve upon 3rd party performance data aggregation tools, working with external partners to gain greater access to available data.
Build effective cross-functional relationships with Ad Sales, Digital Media, Consumer Products and International teams.
Support the development and implementation of both short-term and long-term distribution strategy for A+E Networks' content.
Maintain a current knowledge of the industry and competition within the TV Everywhere space that could contribute to A+E Networks' future success.
Synthesize data and analysis into logical and relevant strategic recommendations with measurable and relevant business metrics. Regularly report on and present these findings to senior management. Required Experience A self-starter with 5+ years of media experience (an understanding of both linear and multiplatform distribution is a plus).
Strong data and analytical skills, with a comfort in drawing sound, analytically-based conclusions, even when faced with imperfect information and uncertainty
Familiarity with key TV measurement systems (Nielsen, comScore & Rentrak are strongly preferred).
Must be able to handle multiple projects and tight deadlines.
Expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint with meticulous attention to detail. Required Education MBA or comparable graduate degree strongly preferred
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