At Vimeo, your job as the content partnership manager is to handle the onboarding and management of all of our Video on Demand content providers – such as distributors, producers, filmmakers and media companies — and with our content ingestion partners.
You will be the master of understanding and explaining video formats, metadata specifications, and the Vimeo Video on Demand Pro interface for our content partners, while also managing their film releases on the VOD platform. In addition, you will be relied upon to manage the relationships with our content ingestion partners to ensure a smooth, efficient and trouble-free content ingestion process for both the content provider and Vimeo.
Who is the ideal Content Partnerships Manager for Vimeo?
Get going by managing the on-boarding of content providers once they have signed a deal with their Content Acquisition team — aiding with any questions, issues and concerns of the content providers to ensure a timely and efficient upload and launch of their film(s). Own the schedule of content delivery for all signed content providers to ensure that content is delivered and published on time. Manage the relationship of the content providers throughout their relationship with Vimeo on Demand – including evaluating their catalogue content and ingesting the content deemed desirable for their platform.
Communicate with several internal groups about upcoming films that are launching and the relevant details to ensure that finance, marketing, public relations, audience development, etc., have all of the information they need to promote and support the titles. Assist with the development and enhancement of the content provider tools, ensuring that they are offering the best features available to their providers to increase the ease and efficiency of their Vimeo on Demand experience. Oversee and troubleshoot the relationships with all content ingestion partners, escalating any issues as needed.
You should have at least 2+ years’ experience working in the digital video industry. Experience handling a video content ingestion process and technical knowledge of digital video formats
Ability to handle multiple projects and launches concurrently while prioritizing effectively. Solid client management skills – experience working with outside partners in a professional and positive manner. Passion for Vimeo and their creative community. Bachelor’s degree required.
What does the company have to say about its services?
Vimeo is the quality, open video platform for creative people around the world. Vimeo was founded in 2004 by filmmakers who wanted a fun, easy, uncluttered way to share their work and moments from their lives. We remain true to that mission by continually striving to help people with a wide range of passions share the things they create and care about. In everything we build for creators and their audiences, our goal is simple: make life worth watching.
Today, Vimeo reaches a monthly audience of over 170 million creators and viewers — and we’re growing bigger every day. Vimeo is made with love by a highly ambitious, ridiculously innovative, and certifiably hilarious team based in New York City, and we’d love for you to be a part of it.