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- Research Analyst
- Head of Creative Services
- Executive, Channel Operations & Network Presentation
- Promo Producer (Contract)
- Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis / Senior Finance Analyst
Reporting to the Research Director, the ideal candidate is an expert in data driven analysis, well-versed in TV media and other related consumer research. This role goes beyond reporting data, you are someone who is a good “storyteller”, has the ability to analyze, interpret and visualize data with client needs in mind. You will work cross-functionally with Programming, Sales and Marketing. You are someone who has a high degree of flexibility, can operate effectively in a very fast moving environment, and has a strong ability to multi-task and meet tight timelines.
|•||Analysing TV measurement ratings for South East Asia for an in-depth understanding of viewership patterns and program demographic, understand competitor channels and market influences and their impact on the A+E Networks Channel feeds - identifying weaknesses & opportunities in the television schedules of our channels|
|•||You will leverage TAM research and other analytics to create strategic and customized presentations which are both informative and visually compelling.|
|•||Curate data, build and improve on data analysis to uncover content and audience insights.|
|•||Maintain key tracking and trending reports on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis. Ensure that research reporting is consistent, clear, accurate, relevant, insightful and timely.|
|•||Work collaboratively with Sales teams to create decks highlighting partnership value, post-campaign reporting and contribute research to new business pitches.|
|•||Create custom analysis including but not limited to media planning, viewing behaviour, audience affinity and programme performance.|
|•||3-5 years of relevant work experience|
|•||Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Business Management, Market Research, related or equivalent|
|•||Preferable with experience in TV audience measurement research (i.e. Peoplemeter, RPD), with knowledge of other related media/consumer research a plus.|
|•||Familiarity with multiple research methodologies (qualitative and quantitative).|
|•||Prior relevant working experience with broadcast networks, research agencies or media agencies.|
|•||Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel, including expertise with pivot tables, logic statements to manipulate and analyse data and macros.|
|•||Proficiency in other statistical analytical tools like Tableau an advantage.|
|•||Meticulous with an eye for detail and have strong coordination, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.|
|•||Highly numerate, and possess excellent presentation, writing and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively summarize and articulate research findings.|
|•||Highly organized with the ability to work under pressure, set priorities, handle multiple projects and meet tight deadlines.|
|•||A positive attitude and with a drive to achieve results.|
Head of Creative Services
As the pay-TV ecosystem constantly evolves towards digital delivery and consumption, traditional broadcasters are redefining their value proposition to consumers. Short-form content is becoming increasingly relevant in this context. Not just as promotional material for shows, but as standalone pieces of content that can be consumed and shared across social, mobile and traditional broadcast media. A+E Networks Asia is looking for a dynamic and passionate Head of Creative Services to take our brands forward and create award-winning short form content.
You are a senior executive with the creative chops to inspire, lead, and oversee the creative efforts for A+E brands across all platforms.
You will lead a team of creative producers to develop innovative & compelling short form content for both our brands and our client brands.
You are brimming with strategies and ideas that influence consumer behavior and increase viewership, while building digital and linear brand stickiness.
You will work closely with the digital strategy, marketing, advertising sales, partnerships and distribution teams to firmly drive brand equity, develop brand partnerships, and build exciting opportunities for new revenue.
You will lead ideation for sponsor pitches, integration and partnerships.
|•||Build a creative culture and foster an open, confident, and collaborative team environment to excite innovative ideas, encouraging greater creative expressions and ownership among producers, editors, and designers.|
|•||Develop & communicate content pipeline with a six-month lead time|
|•||Deliver innovative creative executions across linear & digital platforms that increase our brands and our client brands’ relevance and equity.|
|•||Develop best production practices to enhance operational processes.|
|•||Grow and develop all talent in creative services to keep pace with growing challenges and department objectives.|
|•||Update key stakeholders on creative trends in industry to exploit the latest opportunities, technology, and developments for more effective and ground-breaking responses.|
|•||10 years’ experience in creative production work with a regional experience overseeing multiple brands.|
|•||Strong scripting, visual, and production skills. Strong award-winning portfolio.|
|•||Proven experience leading and managing creative teams in a senior capacity.|
|•||Good leadership and organizational skills.|
Executive, Channel Operations & Network Presentation
Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the media operations, including those with external parties, ensuring timely readiness of the content for broadcast on the channels and other identified platforms. You will also ensure output of the channel conforms to the on-air guidelines defined for that channel.
You are someone who has a high degree of flexibility, can operate effectively in a very fast moving environment and has a strong ability to multi-task under minimal supervision. You must be able to prioritize multiple assignments and have an understanding of how to best assimilate in a new group. You take initiative, works extremely well with other people, can work autonomously, and are interested in growth.
|•||Manage and maintain the delivery of programs from the assigned group of suppliers|
|•||Upkeep the metadata and related records of such media and maintain file delivery systems (including Aspera, Signiant, etc)|
|•||Coordinate post program receipt activities amongst the Channel Services provider, the OAP and Programming teams, ensuring programs are available, per the required timelines, in a suitable form for further processes to take place (QC, Compliance editing, language subtitling/dubbing) by the Channel Services provider, subtitling/dubbing vendors and promo production by the OAP team|
|•||Coordinate program compliance activities across the assigned on-air channels to ensure that all broadcasted programming is made compliant, suitable for broadcast and ready for languaging activities where required|
|•||Manage and coordinate the language subtitling and dubbing requirements for the assigned on-air channels, ensuring that the assigned channels for A+E Networks Asia contain the required language subtitles and dubs targeted for the various markets of such channels, as per the business requirements|
|•||Ensure expenses against such work orders are checked, verified and in order|
|•||Manage the monthly deliveries of VOD & Catch Up titles to the participating affiliates to ensure accurate and timely delivery of all identified titles so that they are available to viewers of the participating Affiliates' cable/IPTV systems|
|•||Manage monthly cross-channel promos for all channels that are to be distributed to affiliates, ensuring the identified monthly promos for all channels are delivered to the affiliates in a timely fashion so that the affiliates can air them on their cable/IPTV platforms|
|•||Ensure transmission logs produced by the Channel Services provider comply with the priorities and on-air guidelines defined for that channel, delivering the intended experience to the viewers|
|•||Maintain quality of the channels and ensure its presentation is kept to high standards by following up on transmission matters reported on the assigned channels|
|•||2-3 years’ experience in playout operations and/or media operations|
|•||Good understanding of file formats, transmission chain, file delivery solutions|
|•||Good communication skills and a team player|
|•||Meticulous and systematic|
|•||Thrive under pressure and tight deadlines, possess initiative, drive, and passion|
Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis / Senior Finance Analyst
The individual will report to the Regional Head of Finance and be involved in the Company's financial quarterly forecast, annual budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis and ad hoc projects/initiatives. He/she will play an important role in providing consultative and strategic support to senior management including preparing business review materials, financial presentations, capital/operating expenditure analysis, , content acquisition analysis and other projects requested by senior management.
|•||Provide support and Manage the compilation and analysis of the Budget, Quarterly Forecast, Long Range Plan|
|•||Perform analyses on the Quarterly and Monthly Financials, identify and explain key performance variances, providing useful interpretation and insight to ensure complete understanding of the financials|
|•||Carry out analyses of current and past trends of the key performance indicators across all revenue streams, including programming costs and operating expenses, highlighting trends and analyzing the cause of any unexpected variance|
|•||Support in the improvement of the Company's performance by evaluating processes to drive efficiencies and review ROI in content creation/acquisitions, marketing campaigns, as well as new and special projects|
|•||Prepare, analyze and distribute monthly management reports to the various departments/cost centers to compare financial performance against planned objectives|
|•||Support Senior Management with periodic management reports and preparing presentation materials|
|•||Support the Finance team with the implementation of SAP BPC system|
|•||Other ad hoc reporting and analysis as required in support of business needs|
|•||Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance|
|•||8+ years of experience in finance-related field and with at least 3-5 years in financial planning and analysis role with a MNC.|
|•||Work experience with a media company an advantage|
|•||Extensive experience and knowledge in financial forecasting and modeling, excellent Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills|
|•||Sound understanding of financial accounting concepts and practices.|
|•||Good knowledge of financial statutory requirements and US GAAP reporting.|
|•||Highly analytical and organized, strive on accuracy and precision|
|•||Excellent verbal and written communication skills|
|•||Adept at building relationships with all functional areas of the organization|
|•||Having a positive attitude, ability to think creatively, highly-driven and capable of delivering on multiple initiatives|
|•||Prior work experience with business applications such as SAP & BPC highly preferred|
Promo Producer (Contract)
A+E Networks has an opportunity for a dynamic and passionate OAP producer to help take our channels forward. The Promo Producer works closely with the Creative Director to provide brand leadership and promo strategy for the factual entertainment channels. You're forward thinking with a strong portfolio of award-winning work. You've got a couple of Promax Gold awards under your belt, and you're hungry for more. You're not just competent, you're a visionary with a passion for breaking new grounds. You're a great storyteller who doesn't sacrifice substance for style. You're that rare creature who's not just creative, but highly organized. You speak up and thrive in brainstorming sessions and creative meetings, and you don't break a sweat over tight deadlines. You don't just anticipate problems, you come up with solutions.
Skills and Experience
|•||5 years experience in promo production and short-form content creation.|
|•||Experience with General and Factual entertainment channels|
|•||Strong in script writing and promo strategy|
|•||Skilled in budgeting, pre-production and directing shoots|
|•||Organized and meticulous in production planning|
|•||Proficient in FCP and Premiere Pro|
|•||An award-winning portfolio|
|•||Good sense of visual, sound, and design|
|•||Thrive under pressure and tight deadlines|
|•||Possess initiative, drive, and passion|
|•||MUST already be legally qualified to work in Singapore|
|•||An online Promo reel is necessary for consideration|