VP, Brand Strategy
A+E NetworksNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Provide strategic and innovative leadership in identifying well-defined long-term brand strategies connected to consumers needs, emotions and competitive environments
Work across all 5 A E Network brands formulating strategy for the brand, priority shows and ancillary business units.
Design a lasting structure to bridge brand strategy and brand messaging.
Work closely with programming and research teams to formulate insights to help focus marketing work around all 5 brands
Interface with programmers, CMO, SVPs & VP Brand Leads in communicating positioning & strategy on priorities out to internal teams within the company and external partners.
Facilitate brainstorms around priorities on each brand to spur innovative thinking internally
Qualification Requirements Minimum of 5 years brand strategy experience within a cable/broadcast and/or agency environment.
Solid understanding and experience of both traditional and non-traditional marketing platforms.
Excellent at presenting solutions and ideas.
Terrific oral and written skills.
Great problem solver with the ability to take open ended questions and suggest an approach to answer the question and then execute.
Agency background a plus as well as account planner experience. Educational Requirements BA or BS Degree Other Skills and Knowledge TBD Company Overview: At A E Networks, we are passionate about programming that brings human stories to life, knowing that it is in life itself that those stories originate. We are committed to empowering our people, strengthening our partnerships and engaging audiences across the globe. We're a global entertainment media company with six original brands: A&E®, HISTORY®, Lifetime®, H2®, FYI™ and LMN®. We reach 330 million people worldwide, can be found in eight out of 10 American homes and have 500 million digital users. The best part? We did it our way.
A E Networks is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.