Job title: Specialist Entertainment Content Acquisition
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Operations & Production
Skills: TV rights Acquisitions Media Content Entertainment Strategy Data Analysis Budgets
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Doha, Qatar
Job published: 10/05/2021
Job ID: 37629

Job Description

We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a Entertainment Content Acquisitions Specialist to join a global broadcast organisation based in Doha, Qatar at an incredible time of growth. In this role, you will be responsible for collecting data and performing detailed analysis to support setting Western content acquisition strategy for a very exciting new OTT streaming platform launch for the MENA region.

Your duties will involve the following:

-collect data and work on the detailed analysis to support setting Western content acquisition strategy. 

-maintain relationships and manage ongoing Business with third party content providers at international level and support Acquisition Manager in negotiation of the deals to make sure that they are in line overall strategy

-work with programming team to update stock files and to understand short term/mid term acquisition needs of the service.

- gather content availabilities from content providers and share them with programming team for selections. 

-Potential offers prepared for the selected content in line with budgets and negotiations will be initiated. 

-update budget files on monthly basis and will plan upcoming acquisitions accordingly.

-responsible of contract data entries to the internal system.

-coordinate broadcast materials, content image, synopsis deliveries of the acquired content with Operation Department if needed. 

-responsible of overall contractual follow ups with relevant teams; i.e Finance, Marketing, Programming, Reporting etc.

To be considered for this role, it is essential that you can speak fluent English and you must be able to demonstrate strong experience in TV rights acquisitions Entertainment television content and strong analytical and presentation skills. You must also have excellent negotiating deals and the ability to read and understand contractual language. The ability to review and analyse large volumes of data is also key for this role.

This is a fantastic opportunity which offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as full relocation assistance, including visa sponsorship.

If you feel like this is the role you have been looking for and you have the experienced required, then please apply with a copy of your CV now!