Turner Broadcasting VP, Strategy & Operations in New York, New York
Posting Job Title VP, Strategy & Operations
Time Warner Division Turner
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks
Games – Development & Publishing
Area of Interest Big Data/Analytics
United States - New York - New York
Position Type Full Time
Posting Job Description
Duties: The Turner Story
Turner is a division of Time Warner along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Brothers. We are better known as the folks who bring you CNN, HLN, TCM, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports including Bleacher Report and so much more! From cutting-edge breaking news stories, up-to-the-minute sports coverage, and the characters we grew up loving on to the shows we love today, Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. We tell the stories the world wants to hear. Won't you be a part of our story? http://www.turner.com/
What part will you play?
At Turner, we are in the midst of revolutionizing the way we position our brands and connect with our audience. This team is focused on driving strategy and innovation for Turner and helping the business transform in the rapidly evolving media, entertainment and technology industries. Providing thought leadership in developing transformational strategies and identifying growth opportunities for Turner across all platforms, our team focuses on initiatives spanning across:
-Innovations in strategy around the growth of the core business and its properties
-Developing and refining the existing growth strategies and opportunities for our existing portfolio of investments and partnerships
-Actively seeking out and evaluating new venture and partnership opportunities and acquisitions
-Innovations in multi-platform storytelling and audience engagement
-Multi-platform monetization and data strategies
What will you be doing?
The VP of Strategy and Operations will be tasked with:
-Identify and drive key critical initiatives at the corporate and BU levels which support growth (e.g., business building, product management, pricing and operations), including, potentially, championing specific acquisition opportunities which may include due diligence, deal structuring and transaction documentation.
-Design, support and drive ongoing strategies that lead to a compelling portfolio of corporate growth.
-Work with internal partners to incubate new ideas for strategic investments.
-Collaborate with the Business Units (BU) to translate strategies into targeted actions and programs that result in growth.
-Develop Corporate Business plan & LRP which includes synthesizing all brand and business information, financials and reporting
-Initiate communication plan / roadshow to represent Turner's corporate strategy
Qualifications: What do we require from you?
-MBA required from top tier business school
-At least 10 years of experience that includes one or a combination of the following:
oManagement consulting within the Media, Technology, or Telecom practice
oInvestment banking, VC or PE within the Media, Technology, or Telecom practice
oCorporate development, strategy, business development, or corporate finance at a media or technology company
-Mastery of Excel and PowerPoint presentation skills (structure, build and deliver)
oSuperior quantitative modeling skills and a sound understanding of finance
oAbility to turn complex concepts and analyses into clear, easy-to-understand story-telling presentations
-Organizational skills and ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects with several deliverables under tight deadlines
-Experience in deal evaluation and structuring is a plus
-Passionate about media, tech and entertainment
-Experience in the Media, Entertainment and Technology space
-Digitally and socially native
-Outstanding communications and interpersonal skills
-Capable of mastering the details while also having the ability to distill and elevate the most important points, clearly conveying them to the right audience
-Self-starter capable of working independently who has also worked effectively as part of a small team
-Ability to thrive and take initiative in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment
-Our company culture motto is More Fun, Less Fear, All In.
-Relaxed, campus-like atmosphere and a supportive environment that values creativity in all avenues.
-More than 45 years' experience as a leader in the broadcasting industry.
-2015 Best Company for Working Mothers.
-Paid time off to volunteer.
But wait, there's more!
-Paid time off every year to volunteer
-2016 Best Company for Working Mothers
-An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
-Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, and TBS
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.