MUNDOFOX - DIRECTOR, BROADCAST DISTRIBUTION
Director, Broadcast Distribution
(MundoFox, Los Angeles, CA 90064)
MundoFox is seeking a Director, Broadcast Distribution for our new Hispanic Broadcast network. Calling on a strong body of experience in broadcast or cable distribution - Hispanic broadcast experience a plus this role will assist the Vice President in analyzing potential affiliates, researching DMA data as it relates to station signals, carriage and ratings to launch affiliates for the network. This role is based in Los Angeles, CA.
Serve as the primary liaison/executive to the affiliate body, enforce all contractual obligations, conduct sales pitches, research DMA ratings and work with stations to maximize ratings.
Work with VP to oversee Affiliate Futures Council and all affiliate sales and launch presentations.
Act as the liaison to all internal FOX divisions (Sports, Operations, Standards and Practices, Legal, Finance) on a daily basis.
As primary station representative, work with stations daily on programming, news, sports, operations, marketing, engineering, research, publicity and clearance issues.
Manage all FOX programming clearances, network agreements, stations technical needs, PR, finance and content concerns and issues.
Communicate all network initiatives and daily programming and operational changes/announcements.
Other projects and duties as necessary.
4-6 years of experience in Affiliate Relations, Affiliate Sales, Broadcast or Cable Distribution, or other related fields.
Must demonstrate strong acumen for learning quickly, problem solving, and effectively communicating.
Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary, including strong negotiating skills, ability to manage multiple projects and personnel, professional phone etiquette and fervent presentation skills.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, FileMaker Pro and Explorer is required. A basic knowledge of broadcasting is necessary.
Superior organizational and project management skills are needed.
Good judgment and the ability to work effectively with other departments are necessary.
The ability to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities and daily time constraints is required.
Please contact: Shannon Morten, Manager, Recruiter - Shannon.email@example.com
Fox is an Equal Opportunity Employer