Work with VP of Programming to create and execute overall strategy for International expansion.
Manage day-to-day Programming decisions such as release dates, scheduling changes, content sourcing and localization.
Negotiate TV and Film content licensing agreements for STARZPLAY with the goal of increasing audience engagement and retention, as well as grow the subscriber base.
Work closely with STARZ legal team to finalize contracts with content providers.
Establish performance metrics to assess content performance on the platform.
Utilize Data Analytics and International market knowledge to find the best content for STARZPLAY.
Attend markets and festivals as needed.
Work closely with Ops and Marketing to ensure content partners are providing all needed assets to launch content on the platform.
Bachelors degree required
4-6 years of International licensing or digital platform experience
Deep knowledge of the International content industry including market trends, behavior, and understanding of the digital landscape in all major markets
High competency in data analysis
Excellent attention to detail and organization
Passion for TV, Film, and International business
Exceptional communication and presentation skills
STARZ (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides premium subscription video programming on domestic U.S. pay television networks and produces and distributes content for worldwide audiences, including its investment in the STARZ PLAY Arabia OTT service.
STARZ is the ultimate destination for obsessable TV, movies and more. Characters who pull you in and stories that stay with you. From bold Original Series to the best movies, whatever you love, STARZ ignites your passions.
STARZ offers a competitive compensation package and an attractive benefits program to all eligible employees including a variety of healthcare plans, dental and vision insurance, 401k, life/disability insurance. Eligible employees will enjoy paid time off in the form of vacation and company holidays.
STARZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that all applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of gender, age, race, national origin, disability, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, STARZ will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.