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Head of US Networks Content Strategy

Discovery Inc
New York, NY 10001
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    180159610
Discovery Inc

Location: New York, New York, United States,
Req ID: 32458

Overview

JOB TITLE: Head of US Networks Content Strategy
DATE: May 25, 2022
DEPARTMENT NAME: Finance
LOCATION: New York, NY, Silver Spring, MD, Burbank, CA, Atlanta, GA
REPORTS TO (Title): EVP & CFO US Networks and Global Content Ops, Warner Bros. Discovery

Summary of Position
The Head of US Networks Content Strategy is responsible for strategic and financial content leadership
across the US Networks, partnering with the Network Programming, Scheduling and Strategy and
Research teams to ensure best allocation of investment resources and optimal exploitation.

This role reports directly to the EVP, CFO Networks and will coordinate with the US Nets Finance teams
as well as being responsible for the Networks interface with the Global Content Finance organization and
Content Accounting/Networks Controller.

Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities

? Support finance commercial and brand leads with appropriate advice, analysis and
performance metrics to achieve business goals
? Ensure the content planning process is linked to and supports the companys budgets
and long term strategic plans
? Develop KPIs and implement new Networks workflows and processes in conjunction
with the Global Content Org and Content Supply Chain
? Single point of contact (SPOC) for Networks
o Content lead - Finance & Strategy
o Interfacing with Brands, Global Content, Networks FPA and Accounting
? Develop, implement and lead the Networks greenlighting process; evaluate Return on
Investment (ROI)and recommend actions based on Global Content governance
? Assess content impairment/Create Cashflow Forecasting models
? Point for implementing new content processes/initiatives (i.e.Payment on delivery)
? Responsible for windowing, content sharing, and facilitating savings initiatives

WHO ASSIGNS WORK TO THIS POSITION? (LIST TITLES)
? EVP & CFO US NETWORKS , WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITES:
Supervises other employees? (Y)
Makes employment decisions? (Y)

Qualifications

JOB QUALIFICATION STANDARDS

Work Experience
? 15+ years in Finance; preferably within the Media/Entertainment industry

Education, Professional Training, Technical Training or Certification
? Undergraduate degree in business, with concentrations in finance and/or accounting
? CPA and/or MBA preferred

Knowledge/Skills
? Forward-thinking, collaborative, builds strong, trusting relationships with brand creative teams
? Highly analytical, able to synthesize data and provide insightful narratives
? Strong project management, organizational skills, attention to detail and work ethic
? Results-oriented with ability to balance multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment to
achieve desired results
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to convey information to a variety of
internal and external audiences
? Able to build positive relationships with finance peers
? Forward thinking, anticipating analysis needed by EVP/CFO and Senior Management
? Self-starter able lead a high-performing team

Management has the right to add or change duties and job requirements at any time.

Current WBD employees will be given preferential consideration for this opportunity. This position will only be posted for five business days.






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Posted: 2022-06-01 Expires: 2022-07-03

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