Oversight of a growing initiative to place virtual signage on linear, direct to consumer (DTC) and video on demand (VoD) content, as well as management of broadcast graphics operations and initiatives. In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the virtual signage ecosystem across the entire delivery system, and the processes created for its delivery. You will work to ensure that all virtual signage is delivered with the highest degree of precision and integrity. In addition to the virtual signage oversight, you will be responsible for assisting in the management and implementation of broadcast graphics operations which include graphics creation, delivery, and oversight of live playout. Success in this roll requires a strong attention to detail, as well as the ability to interact with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
Day to day oversight of the entire virtual signage ecosystem from logo acquisition through signage delivery.
Point person for immediate response to service disruptions.
Manage relationship with virtual signage vendor to ensure that contractual obligations are met, and that the Service Level Agreement is adhered to.
Collaborate with Ad Sales and Creative Services teams to manage workflow.
Provide strategic recommendations to improve workflow and rollout future roadmap items from virtual signage MSA, Work Order and Service Level Agreement.
Experience managing on-air graphics systems and staff.
Proven experience launching new graphics packages and initiatives.
Remain up to date on industry trends and new uses for a wide range of graphics technology.
Ability to work independently, as well as collaborating with others – both with various internal teams and external partners.
Must possess the ability to be a problem solver, often under pressure and deadlines, as well as being a forward thinker.
Experience / Skills
Required Skills / Knowledge / Qualifications
Knowledgeable about all aspects of virtual signage workflow, from logo creation though on-air insertion
Must have knowledge of broadcasting standards, workflows, and technologies responsible for virtual signage and broadcast graphics production.
Knowledge of a wide range of broadcast graphics software including Ross XPression, Vizrt and Chyron.
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Strong knowledge of Microsoft operating systems
Ability to work collaboratively with multiple teams across a variety of work groups.
6+ years working experience with virtual signage and broadcast graphics management at network, RSN or vendor.
Educational Background Required
4-year undergraduate degree in Communications or design related field
In lieu of college degree significant field experience will be considered.
Salary Range: [[$120,000 - $140,000]]
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