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Programming Coordinator

Date: Apr 24, 2021

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

About the team:
This position focuses primarily on the curation and programming of content throughout VIZIO SmartCast’s on-device ecosystem. You’ll be expected to help manage the asset delivery and partner calendar submission pipeline to assist in overall content strategy and tentpole events. An understanding of technical operational process to enter data into the internal CMS tool to program SmartCast on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. Monitor title performance and make necessary adjustments as it relates to the continued success of SmartCast’s content offerings. This role requires exceptional attention to detail and time-management to balance multiple priorities in a fast-paced, team oriented environment. Coordinate internal processes as they relate to editorial working collaboratively with cross-functional teams. The ideal candidate follows entertainment trends as it relates to television, movies and streaming services and is up to the challenge of collaborating on new ways to surface these trends to customers.


The Programming Coordinator can be based in Los Angeles, Seattle or NYC.


What you will do:
•    Program SmartCast on a daily, weekly and monthly basis using the internal CMS tool by utilizing provided content calendars
•    Update and coordinate content calendars to ensure visibility to stakeholders and teams
•    Provide timely updates to internal teams regarding scheduling, delivery and QA
•    Participate and coordinate with the QA team to verify accuracy and reliability of content scheduled
•    Maintain and update existing spreadsheets and documents to assist in programming efforts
•    Compile inbound requests into centralized documents.
•    Utilizing multiple platform offerings to combine and create relevant and compelling lists for SmartCast customers to find the best entertainment content. 
•    Pull raw data on a daily, weekly and monthly basis for analytical reporting and documentation.  


About You:
•    Self-motivated, highly organized and have exceptional attention to detail.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•    Proven ability to work effectively with cross functional teams
•    Thrive in a fast-paced environment, reliable and hard-working team player.
•    Ability to prioritize, coordinate and track a variety of tasks happening at once.
•    Familiar with spreadsheets (Office 365) as it relates to tracking and reporting.
•    Comfort with change and ability to pivot to new tasks, goals and opportunities.
•    Passion for entertainment content and familiarity with digital and on-demand streaming services. 
•    Knowledge of QuighSight, JIRA, AirTable a plus


About VIZIO:

We are Beautifully Simple.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at a significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart.


VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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