BT TV SVOD Scheduler in London, United Kingdom

TV SVOD Scheduler

BT TV, St Paul's, London

Our purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this.

Why this role matters

You will be part of a team responsible for the scheduling of BT TV SVOD entertainment content, covering Sky Cinema, TV Catch-Up, Kids and Music. You will be ensuring that all media content is selected, acquired, processed, scheduled and delivered to the BT TV platforms to agreed technical standards and contractual timescales to maximise customer usage of the BT TV SVOD content offering.

You will also contribute ideas for content to be presented and surfaced editorially on the BT TV platforms.

What you'll be doing

  • Input and maintain accurate programme inventory in scheduling system

  • Provide full cover for primary schedulers during periods of leave, onboarding of additional ad hoc content, or as required.

  • Liaise with internal and external creative partners to ensure timely and correct delivery of all required metadata (images, synopses, rating and other associated metadata) and applying metadata to titles

  • Prioritise effectively to ensure all programming is acquired, processed and published on the service in accordance with licence agreements

  • Work with Operations department to ensure all required workflows are in place to allow for new Content Providers or the updating of existing Content Provider requirements.

  • Order content with Content Providers and/or Delivery Partners, ensuring that all materials are delivered on time and meet BTTV specifications

  • Co-ordinate with operational teams to prioritise processing of content to meet license agreements or promotional requirements

  • Contribute ideas for how content can be presented and surfaced editorially on the BT TV platforms

  • Take ownership and resolution of any scheduling or content issues,coordinating and escalating where necessary

  • Input and maintain systems with accurate information for ordering and tracking progress ofcontent for receiving, ingest, transcoding and archiving as well as royalty reporting

  • Build and maintain successful relationships with suppliers and creative and operational teams

  • Contribute to discussions around changes to workflows and best practice use of systems to increase efficiencies

We'll also need to see these on your CV

• In depth knowledge of pay / on demand TV services

• Strong interest in and knowledge of TV, film and music content

• Excellent communication skills and proven team worker

• Attention to detail

• Excellent presentation skills

• Understanding of UK and international TV market industry trends

• Experience using TV scheduling software

Why choose us?

BT also has great progression and development opportunities. We like to promote from within where we can and internal moves to other parts of the business and even EE are common. You can have a diverse, mixed career all within one company!

We also have industry leading benefits, including 10% on target bonus, 25 days holiday, season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, discounted share scheme, BT Employee Broadband, TV and Sport package, a strong pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits you can pick and choose.

Apply today to be part of the BT TV team! *LI-JW

We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. Diversity makes sense for us, our customers and our ambitions. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.

Job: Media and Broadcasting

Title: TV SVOD Scheduler

Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR-London-London

Requisition ID: 84973