Turner Broadcasting Chief Operating Officer in Las Vegas, Nevada
Posting Job Title Chief Operating Officer
Time Warner Division Turner
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks
Games – Development & Publishing
Area of Interest Executive Management
United States - Nevada - Las Vegas
Position Type Full Time
Posting Job Description
Duties: Founded in 2000, iStreamPlanet is a subsidiary of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. with headquarters in Las Vegas, NV and an engineering center in Seattle, WA. At iStreamPlanet, everyday we're working to build the solutions to power the entertainment experiences of tomorrow for the biggest media brands on the planet. The way we watch our favorite TV, movies, news and sports is changing rapidly and iStreamPlanet is at the forefront of the industry. We're known for our innovations in live streaming record-breaking events such as the Olympics, the Super Bowl, and the NCAA March Madness. We're ambitious, agile, dynamic, and 100% customer focused. We're also fun, appreciate good humor, and we want people who are passionate about their work and want to make a difference.
As Chief Operating Officer, you will have responsibility for managing all of the day-to-day operations and procedures for iStreamPlanet driving efficiencies and growth. You will work across all functions, including finance, marketing, human resources, engineering, product and sales to ensure that the company has the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and people systems in place to effectively grow the organization and to ensure financial strength and operating efficiency. You'll have to maintain control of diverse business operations, so we expect you to be an experienced and efficient leader. The ideal candidate should have a proven experience as Chief Operating Officer or relevant role, excellent people skills, business acumen, exemplary work ethics, and experience in some or all of the following: OTT media services, SaaS, and cloud.
Reporting to the CEO, the COO will lead all internal operations and will have the following responsibilities:
-Lead, manage and direct company operations (technical and business operations, HR, legal, and marketing) to meet budget and other strategic and financial goals.
-Develop, establish, and direct execution of operating policies to support overall company objectives.
-Collaborate with senior leaders across the organization to identify strategies and tactics as well as develop a strategic business plan to successfully achieve company's goals and objectives.
-Drive the company to achieve and surpass sales, profitability, cash flow and business goals and objectives.
-Present the company and its services to internal key stakeholders within Turner/TimeWarner, partners, prospective customers, and the industry at large.
-Oversee risk management and legal activities: client contracts, partnership agreements, leases, and other legal documents.
-Manage and oversee the human resource function, including but not limited to:
oRecruiting, hiring and compensation
oProfessional training and development
-Establish policies that promote company culture and vision
Qualifications: -Aptitude in sound decision-making and problem-solving in pressure situations.
-Excellent interpersonal, presentation and public speaking skills, both practiced and impromptu.
-Proven experience in delivering operational efficiency against revenue targets.
-Extensive experience in managing and growing a growth company.
-Proven ability to drive growth.
-A self-starter who finds a way to get the job done - persistent, indefatigable - a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
-Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and commitment to the mission of iStreamPlanet.
-Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience) in business or related field.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.