Outside Interactive, Inc., the premier hub for active lifestyle enthusiasts, offers best-in-class content and experiences to more than 70 million of the world’s most passionate outdoor, wellness, and endurance enthusiasts every month. We inspire a broad and diverse audience to do the activities they love with greater enjoyment, inspiration, and knowledge and are dedicated to making real change in the outdoor and fitness industries.

We are seeking a Senior Content Operations Manager to lead Outside’s multiplatform video content management and distribution. The main focus of this role will be to further streamline our workflows and make ongoing, necessary improvements to those standards. The successful candidate will be proficient in managing all levels of video content distribution via Web, App, OTT and linear platforms and have extensive asset management system experience. The candidate will collaborate with multiple departments including programming, production and distribution to provide excellent operational support to our content platforms.

This position is responsible for overseeing and coordinating all content that will be airing on Outside linear TV channel, Digital streaming channels, VOD/SVOD third party platforms, and our owned and operated app. The candidate will manage operational relationships with third party providers and content producers.

This candidate will sit in either the Westport, CT or New York City office.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage content ingestion and the organization of our asset and metadata database
  • Support onboarding processes with new distribution partners and maintain best video and metadata delivery practices for each respective partnership
  • Support XML/metadata file generation for video assets using CableLabs 1.1 specs for program delivery using CableLabs spec and Oxygen XML editor
  • Regularly evaluate, propose, and implement content operations solutions to maintain the highest level of service delivery and content quality
  • Support our video QC process as needed
  • Help build, implement and manage internal asset management system

Requirements

  • BA/BS degree
  • 5+ years content operations or media management experience
  • Team Management experience of 4+ individuals
  • Experience creating or managing DAM/MAM System
  • Experience with video hosting and distribution platforms (Amagi, JW or similar)
  • Knowledge of CMS and digital delivery softwares (Aspera, FTPs, Gracenote, etc)
  • Highly organized with an acute attention to detail
  • Adept at managing multiple projects and tasks independently as well as delegating tasks to a multiple member team
  • Experience managing content & business development partnerships
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Westport Connecticut or New York City Jobs:: Employees can expect to be paid a salary between $70,000 to $110,000. Additional compensation may include a bonus or commission. Other benefits include health care, vision, dental, retirement, Flexible Time Away, sick leave, and many more. The salary range displayed is specifically for those potential hires who will work or reside in the state of Colorado if selected for this role, and may vary based on market data/ranges, an applicant’s skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications, and other relevant factors

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