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Platforms Associate, Late Night


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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Platforms Associate, Late Night

Jobid 23768-374869

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 34885BR

**Job Title** Platforms Associate, Late Night

**Business Segment** NBC Entertainment

**Sub-Business** NBC Ent Marketing & Digital

**Posting Category** Digital Media

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** New York

**City** New York


Role Summary

NBC Entertainment Digital seeks a highly organized Platforms Associate to execute the daily operations of a portfolio of late night show digital experiences across platforms including websites, mobile and apps. Working with a team of content writers, designers, photo editors, video producers and marketers, as well as social media and ad sales experts, the Platforms Associate will be guided by the Director, Platforms, Late Night to create the best digital experiences for the late night shows and to attain key business goals. Knowledge of the latest digital and social media trends – particularly in late night – are a must, and understanding of the television production process is preferred.

The winning candidate demonstrates the ability to simply get things done with a minimum of fuss, no matter what challenges swirl around them. Characteristics include strong writing skills, design taste, an extremely high standard of quality control, and the ability to tactically manage many competing requests effectively, all while contributing a positive team dynamic and culture. Platforms Associate communicates and presents calmly, professionally and effectively to senior management, show producers and show talent.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Under the direction of the Director, Platforms, Late Night, run day-to-day digital experiences for NBC Entertainment’s late night programming across web, mobile, apps and TV Everywhere. Digital experiences include video, photos, editorial, promotional items, and sales campaigns.

+ Work in concert with teams of content writers, designers, photo editors, video producers, and social experts to execute editorial strategies and create compelling new user experiences that capitalize on data. The data analysis supplied to the Platforms Associate guides and brings together the teams’ talents and expertise in the most effective and appealing manner.

+ Navigate among executives and staff from NBC Digital and shows’ production teams.

+ Leverage opportunities from the show into rich content on NBC platforms.

+ Forecast how NBC’s digital audience will respond to on-air content and make decisions to best populate all platforms accordingly.

+ Collaborate with internal NBC Digital teams on overall strategy and communicate with shows’ production teams. Ensure consistent brand positioning and marketing messaging.


Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s Degree

+ Minimum of 3 years experience managing website, mobile, video, social and app experiences, as well as high traffic editorial, ideally for television shows.

+ Expertise with content management systems like Drupal as well as command of products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Keynote.

+ Strong writing skills. Able to generate SEO-centric copy for promotions, blogs, videos, photos and other content. Extremely high standard of editorial quality control.

+ Thorough understanding of common web & interface conventions.

+ Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS and Adobe Photoshop.Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

+ Willingness to work overtime and on weekends with short notice

+ Must be willing to work in New York, NY

+ Must have work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

**Desired Characteristics**

u>Desired Characteristics:

+ Able to thrive in a fast-paced, high visibility environment handling several ongoing tasks, sometimes with competing requirements, while staying positive and upbeat.

+ Able to cultivate and maintain healthy working relationships in several business areas, collaborate across the organization, and manage multiple constituencies and stakeholders to achieve goals.

+ Multi-task oriented, strong organizational process and time management skills.

+ Background analyzing data and trends using Domo, Omniture, Spredfast, Mixpanel, Google Analytics, and similar traffic reporting suites.

+ Effective in written and verbal communication with technical development team members, as well as non-technical resources.

+ Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Anvato MCP and The Platform MPX.

+ Ability to learn new technology and concepts very quickly, adapting them into regular course of business.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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