ViacomCBS Streaming

Coordinator, Distribution Operations

1 month agoNew York, NY

Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.

We are looking to add a Coordinator to our team! The US Networks Distribution ("USND") team is responsible for the monetization and multi-platform distribution of Paramount's portfolio of linear networks, VOD content, and streaming products to MVPDs, virtual MVPDs, and mobile platforms.

Within USND, the Distribution Operations team handles key operational areas to ensure the successful execution of obligations with our partners. This coordinator role primarily supports the team's day-to-day activities around (i) management of CBS Network VOD for traditional and virtual MVPD partners and (ii) CBS Affiliate Station administration, including distribution of feeds on direct-to-consumer and partner streaming platforms.

This will be a hybrid role based out of our NYC office.

Overview and Responsibilities:

CBS Network Video-On-Demand:
• Create and distribute internal and external facing weekly VOD schedules and monthly calendars for CBS, the most watched broadcast network in television for 19 of the last 20 seasons
• Enter and maintain customer-facing and backend metadata and artwork for CBS Primetime, Daytime, and Late Night Programming, including the Top 3 Dramas, Top 6 Comedies, Top 3 New Shows, and #1 News program in all of television
• Work closely with VOD Ops distribution team to ensure delivery, troubleshoot issues and address MVPDs' VOD-related inquiries and requests
• Monitor CBS VOD performance across various internal and partner platforms to track seasonal trends and competitive landscape
• Auditing of VOD availability across partner platforms to ensure contractual compliance
• Assist in project-based initiatives such as onboarding of new VOD partners and DAI integrations

CBS Affiliate Stations:
• Work with Paramount Streaming and third-party vendor to ensure health of affiliate stations' local streams on OTT platforms
• Day-to-day point of contact for stations and CBS Affiliate Relations for resolving stream issues on Paramount+, CBS TVE, and vMVPD platforms
• Monitor reporting and collect program clearance confirmations to affirm local programming is set to stream on Paramount DTC and vMVPD partners
• Work with Paramount Data Group in the administration of monthly usage data to affiliate owner groups

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 1+ years industry experience

Additional Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree preferred
• Strong Excel skills, with proficiency in all Microsoft Office products
• Strong interpersonal, written, and communication skills and ability to interface across multiple levels, and across groups
• Detail-oriented, reliable and a self-starter who is capable of multi-tasking and keeping information well organized

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Client-provided location(s): New York, NY, USA
Job ID: CBS-32644

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